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Resources for Seniors
Resources for Persons with Special Needs

Resources for Seniors:

Adult Protective Services County Contact List (pdf)
http://hss.sbcounty.gov/daas/docs/APSListIntranet.pdf

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
http://www.aarp.org/

Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) has a referral service for elder abuse
http://www.sfbar.org/lawyerreferrals/elder-abuse-attorneys.aspx

California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform
http://www.canhr.org/

California Attorney General’s Office
http://oag.ca.gov/

California Department of Consumer Affairs – Senior Resource Center
http://www.dca.ca.gov/consumer/seniors/index.shtml

California Senior Gateway
http://www.seniors.ca.gov/

California Senior Legal Hotline
http://slh.lsnc.net/
(800) 222-1753

California Veterans Affairs
https://www.calvet.ca.gov/

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
http://www.consumerfinance.gov/older-americans/additional-resources/

Department of Corporations - Seniors Against Investment Fraud
http://www.corp.ca.gov/Consumer/SAIF/Pubs/Default.asp

Department of Insurance, Senior Information Center
http://www.insurance.ca.gov/0150-seniors/

Department of Social Services – Child Protective Services
http://www.dss.cahwnet.gov/cdssweb/pg93.htm

Department of Social Services – In-Home Supportive Services
http://www.cdss.ca.gov/agedblinddisabled/PG1296.htm

Elder Financial Protection Network (EFPN)
http://www.elderfinancialprotection.org/

Inpatient Recovery Centers for Seniors
http://www.recovery.org/topics/find-the-best-inpatient-recovery-centers-for-seniors/

National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA)
http://www.ncea.aoa.gov

Mesothelioma Center
http://www.asbestos.com

Mesothelioma Group
http://www.mesotheliomagroup.com/understanding-cancer

Mesothelioma Patient Assistance
http://www.mesocare.org/

Professional Fiduciaries Bureau – File a Complaint against a Fiduciary
http://www.fiduciary.ca.gov/consumers/file_complaint.shtml

Professional Fiduciaries Bureau - Search for a Professional Fiduciary in California
http://www2.dca.ca.gov/pls/wllpub/wllqryna$lcev2.startup?p_qte_code=PF&p_qte_pgm_code=3108

State BAR of California - Seniors & the Law — A Guide for Maturing Californians
http://www.calbar.ca.gov/Public/Pamphlets/Seniors.aspx

U.S. Administration on Aging connecting you to services for older adults and their families. You can also reach us at 1-800-677-1116.
http://www.eldercare.gov/Eldercare.NET/Public/Index.aspx

Resources for Persons with Special Needs:

Special Needs Resource Project
http://www.snrproject.com/

Department of Developmental Services
http://www.dds.ca.gov

Lifehouse - Community living, supported living, senior programs, independent living skills, intermediate care facilities
http://www.lifehouseagency.org

Special Needs Resource Group - Resources for children with special needs
http://www.specialneedsrg.com

Office of Developmental Primary Care: Department of Family and Community Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
http://developmentalmedicine.ucsf.edu/odpc/

The Arc of Fresno and Madera Counties
http://www.arcfresno.org

State Council on Developmental Disabilities
http://www.scdd.ca.gov

Marin Autism Collaborative
http://www.marinautism.org

The John Gogian Family Foundation
http://www.gogianfoundation.org

The Willie Ross Foundation
http://www.willierossfoundation.org/