- Adult Protective Services
24 Hour Elder Abuse Hotline
- Ombudsman—Advocates for residents in long-term care facilities:
Working Hours Line
After Hours Crisis Line
- Adult and Aging Contact Page
- IHSS Payroll Information: 577-1877
- To apply for IHSS: 577-1900
- AAA Information & Assistance
- Public Administrator
- Public Guardian-Conservator (Probate)
- Public Guardian- Conservator (LPS)
- Area Agency on Aging (AAA)
Adult & Aging Services
6955 Foothill Boulevard Suite 143
Oakland CA 94605
Senior Resource Guides
Directory of senior services in Alameda County, organized by service category.
North County (Alameda, Albany, Berkeley, Emeryville, Oakland, Piedmont)
Central County (Castro Valley, Hayward, San Leandro, San Lorenzo)
South County (Fremont, Newark, Union City)
East County (Dublin, Pleasanton, Livermore, Sunol)
Senior Housing Guide
List of independent-living apartment complexes for persons 62 and older (some complexes accept persons 55 & older, or 18 & older if mobility impared) in Alameda County.
Fall Prevention Resource Guide For Older Adults
Information about programs intended to reduce/prevent falls and injury due to a fall.
Home Health, Home Care and Hospice Agencies
Information and listings of local private agencies that service the Alameda County area.
Food and Nutrition Resources
Information about obtaining and preparing nutritious foods, including home delivered meals, grocery distribution programs and congregate dining sites.
Emergency Response Programs
Description of Emergency Response Systems "Medical Alert Systems" and listing of local companies.
Lising of agencies that assist seniors and caregivers determine best placement in Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly (RCFE), also referred to as "Assisted Living" or " Board & Care" Facilities.
Retirement Residences and Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs)
Retirement residences provide independent-living with amenities such as meals, transportation, and acitivities. CCRCs offer a long-term care contract that provides "assisted living" and nursing care usually in one location and the for the resident's lifetime.
Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly
Lisitng of "Assisted Living" and " Board and Care" facilities located within Alameda County.
Skilled Nursing Facilities
Listing of Skilled Nursing Facilities and Acute Care Facilities located within Alameda County.
- English (updated guide coming soon)