AARP: AARP (formerly American Association of Retired Persons) provides information and services to the 50+ population.
Alzheimers.gov: For the people helping people with Alzheimers.
Bureau of Medi-Cal Fraud and Elder Abuse: From the California Office of the Attorney General, Department of Justice.
Contractors State Licensing Board: Find out if your contractor is licensed.
Dial211.com: Allows you to search for area organizations and agencies offering services to seniors and dependent adults.
Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalition: Offers resources for building healthy relationships and to provide services for healing the effects of interpersonal violence.
Falls Prevention Coalition: To reduce the risks of falls through education.
FREED: As a non profit Independent Living Resource Center, our goal is to empower people with disabilities to exercise their civil rights in becoming active, productive members of our community.
FTC Identity Theft Site: This is a one-stop national resource to learn about the crime of identity theft. It provides detailed information to help you deter, detect, and defend against identity theft.
Gold Country Community Services: Gold Country Services, Inc. is committed to providing opportunities to enhance physical, social, and emotional wellness through affordable programs, services and facilities.
Gold Country Lift: Transportation for seniors and adults with disabilities.
HelpLine Information and Assistance: HelpLine Information and Assistance is Nevada County’s “one place to call” for information and referrals to social services and community resources.
Hospitality House: Non-profit program in Nevada County servicing the homeless, working in collaboration with our local churches and other service organizations.
Legal Services of Northern California: Offers legal assistance, representation and community education/advocacy services out of the Mother Lode Office in Auburn and the Grass Valley office.
Medicare: Official US Government Site: One-stop source of information, forms, services and nursing home quality indicators.
Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP): Volunteer opportunities for seniors to become involved in the community.
Senior Outreach Nurse Services: Seniors (60 years and older) who live in Nevada County. Everyone in this age group is eligible for our services, regardless of income.
The Nevada-Sierra Regional IHHS Public Authority: The Public Authority assists IHSS Consumers and Providers in accessing and navigating the IHSS program in Nevada, Sierra, and Plumas counties. Our goal is to support the independence of seniors and persons with disabilities who choose to live in their own homes.
Criminal Justice Reference Service: Elder Abuse - Training Resources and Tools