Local funds are raised primarily through the operation of a Thrift Shop, and allocated in a number of areas including aid to several groups for the disabled, also Casa Solana, Achievement House, Salvation Army, The San Luis Hearing Project Clinic, the Woman's Shelter, cases of special welfare, and emergencies, and other local organizations .
Agency: University of California Cooperative Extension
Educational opportunities for SLO County residents through University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Individual contact, group meetings, mass media, publications, applied research. Field of agriculture, natural resources, 4-H and youth development, food/nutrition and consumer economics, and marine science.
The Loan Closet is a community resource unique to Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care providing short- term loan of basic medical equipment such as wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, canes and bathroom safety items free of charge. To check on availability of equipment or make an appointment time please call 690-6235 or email email@example.com.
Women’s Economic Ventures (WEV) cultivates the power within each woman to realize her dreams, achieve financial independence, and succeed on her own terms. WEV programs combine classroom training, capital, and individual technical assistance to Support the small business entrepreneur through start-up, stabilization, and growth phases. Most services...
Offers a wide range of services to seniors including information and referral, form filling assistance, in-home care matching, money management, housing directory, roommate matching, case management for unpaid caregivers. Publishes the Senior Resource Directory for Santa Cruz County.
The Senior Companion Program pairs seniors with other seniors for companionship through day centers, residential institutions, hospitals and senior service agencies.The Foster Grandparent Program matches seniors with children with special needs at child development centers, schools, hospitals, clinics, and other social service agencies.For both pro...
Offers a wide range of social activities. Provides congregate meals. Menus include Western style, Asian style and Filipino style meals. Also offers home delivered meals for homebound seniors.For Senior Center addresses and phone numbers, visit https://www.selfhelpelderly.org/locations .
Offers a variety of services to seniors in the Tenderloin and South of Market Districts.Offers case management to assist clients in obtaining income and housing, medical escorts, meal delivery, money management, and other services. Provides Medicare and Medi-Cal counseling, and help to arrange for homemakers. Services include long-term case managem...
Provides mileage reimbursement for seniors and persons with a disability who are unable to use public transportation and rely on a friend, family member, neighbor or caretaker to drive them to appointments, run errands, make visits or get to work.
ActiveLink Lifestyles Inc. provides a line of personalized Safety Programs designed to enhance your lifestyle by triggering fast responses and minimizing suffering in the event of a fall or other incident in the home. Push Button Emergency Help.
Pet adoption fee-waived adoption programs.Senior Citizens can come and pick out a senior cat (age 7 years or older) for a free adoption.Pets for Vets, fee-waived adoption supporting veterans and military families.
Agency: Community Action Partnership of San Luis Obispo County (CAPSLO)
Adult Wellness and Prevention Screening program is a mobile health screening clinic out in the community that provides free preventative and maintenance health screening, education and referrals for adults.
The primary function of the Bureau of Investigations is to provide quality and timely investigative support for the prosecutorial functions of the Office of the District Attorney. Investigators collaborate with Deputy District Attorneys in the vigorous enforcement of criminal and civil laws.
Volunteer recruitment and placement of seniors in high impact community volunteer opportunities which engage seniors in various enjoyable, meaningful assignments serving ALL the nonprofits and government agencies within our geographic area, regardless of focus.
The Exploration Station is a place where families can enjoy revolving science exhibits and interactive displays designed to spark the imagination and creativity of the youth in our community. *Closed During Winter*