CONTACT YOLO HEALTHY AGING ALLIANCE

(530) 757-5583

600 A St. Suite C, Davis, CA, 95616

©2019 by Yolo Healthy Aging Alliance.

 

SUPPORT SERVICES

AGING/OLDER ADULT SUPPORT GROUPS

ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION

800-272-3900

Alzheimer’s Association is a voluntary health organization specializing in Alzheimer's care, support, and research with a mission to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support for all affected, and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Our services include: 24-hours/7 days per week telephone help line, education programs, support groups, care consultations, respite grants, professional training, safety services, research study matching service and online resources. Our services are for those with Alzheimer’s disease, other dementias and mild cognitive impairment; unpaid caregivers; professionals; and the general community. The vast major of our services are free and we have scholarships available to persons with dementia and/or family caregivers, when needed.

ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION SUPPORT GROUP

530-666-8828

Monthly meeting led by social worker at the Yolo Adult Day Health Center in Woodland. Discussion of resources and caregiving techniques. Drop ins welcome.  Meetings the 2nd Tuesday of every month, 6:30p-8p.

Address: 20 N. Cottonwood St., Woodland, CA 95695

ARTHRITIS SUPPORT GROUP

530-908-3250

Arthritis Support Group provides a network of others living with arthritis to find support. The purpose is similar condition is to take comfort in the experiences of others in this support group.

Address: 2001 East St. Woodland, CA 95695

BREATHING SUPPORT GROUP

Address: 646 A St. Davis, CA 95616

530-757-5696

CITIZENS WHO CARE

530-758-3704

Citizens Who Care provide social support services to Yolo County adults and their family caregivers. These services are provided by trained, caring volunteers, with the support of professional staff. THE IN-HOME RESPITE VISITING PROGRAM provides family caregivers of older adults with a weekly break from caregiving. THE CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL VISITING PROGRAM provides companionship and mental stimulation to socially isolated, elderly residents. The “Saturday Club” offers site-based social respite activities at the Davis Senior Center the 2nd and 4th Saturdays each month, giving caregivers a five-hour break each program day. Pre-registration is required.

Location: 409 Lincoln Ave., Woodland, CA 95695
Email: citizenswhocare@omsoft.com

DEL ORO CAREGIVER RESOURCE CENTER

800-635-0220

Del Oro Caregiver Resource Center (Del Oro) is a private non-profit agency funded through the California State Department of Health Care Services and Agency on Aging/Area 4.  We are here to improve the well-being of family caregivers and provide support throughout the caregiving process.  Families and caregivers of brain impaired adults and the frail elderly are invited to contact Del Oro.

Location: 8421 Auburn Blvd., Suite 265, Citrus Heights, CA 95610

DEMENTIA CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP

530-757-5696

Dementia Caregivers Support Group offers support group for families, including children and spouses, and caregivers of Dementia sufferers. Dementia Caregivers Support Group is for families and caregivers of dementia sufferers, not for those with dementia themselves. Group meets the third Wed. of every month, 10am-noon. Drop ins welcome.

Address: Davis Senior Center 646 A St. Davis, CA 95616

HEAR, HERE! SUPPORT GROUP

530-757-5696

HEAR! HERE! is your local chapter of the Hearing Loss Association of America [HLAA] serving Woodland, Davis and Yolo County. We offer informational programs for the hearing impaired throughout the year that are open to all.

Email: hearherewoodland@gmail.com

Address: 646 A St. Davis, CA 95616

LIVING WITH CANCER SUPPORT GROUP

530-669-5305

Support group for those living with cancer to provide comfort, present information, teach coping skills, help reduce anxiety, and provide a place for people to share common concerns and emotional support.

Address: 1321 Cottonwood St. Woodland, CA 95695

OUTA SIGHT GROUP OF WOODLAND

530-662-0535

Outa Sight Group of Woodland, Inc., is a non-profit, volunteer-based organization made up of visually impaired and blind adults.  We serve other blind and low-vision persons and mutually support one another.  Our goal is to learn independent living skills in order to enhance our lives.  We also develop and identify resources for the sight-impaired in our community, and we advocate for disability rights. Established in 1984, we offer FREE SERVICES, TRAINING, SUPPORT GROUPS, SPEAKER SERIES.

PARKINSON’S CARE PARTNERS SUPPORT GROUP

Offers support group for families, caregivers and those with Parkinson’s disease.
Address: 646 A St. Davis, CA 95616

530-757-5696

PARKINSON’S SUPPORT GROUP

Offers support group for families, caregivers and those with Parkinson’s disease.
Address: 646 A St. Davis, CA 95616 and 2001 East St. Woodland, CA 95695

530-757-5696
or
530-661-2001

PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT GROUP

530-661-2001

The Prostate Cancer Support Group welcomes men who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer, or have an interest or expertise in the topic. The group offers participants the opportunity to meet with prostate cancer survivors and discuss treatment options.

Address: 2001 East St. Woodland, CA 95695

RETIREE ASSISTANCE

530-661-2001

Retiree Assistance provides information and assistance to seniors and retirees about retirement, Medicare, Social Security, and other related subjects.

Address: 2001 East St. Woodland, CA 95695

STROKE SURVIVOR SUPPORT GROUP

Supportive social support group for stroke survivors, caregivers and professionals.

Address: 2001 East St. Woodland, CA 95695

530-669-5540

YOLO COUNTY LIBRARY OLDER ADULT PROGRAM

530-757-5588

This is a meeting of elders exploring together aspects of the conscious aging movement, seeking to mine the wisdom from their long lives and to find effective ways to share and pass on their legacy. Rabbi Zalman Schacter-Shalomi and Ronald Miller’s book “From Age-ing to Sage-ing” serves as a guide for discussions and activities. Meets 2nd Thursday each month, 10:15-11:30AM , Blanchard Room, Mary L. Stephens Davis Branch Library, 315 E. 14th Street, Davis. All programs are free. Contact joan.tuss@yolocounty.org

YOLO HOSPICE

530-758-5566
or
800-491-7711

Individualized plans of care, and support connecting with other community services, all delivered in a spirit of loving service. Yolo Hospice offers bereavement and grief services including group and individual support to any member of our community who has lost a loved one, regardless of whether the loved one was a Yolo Hospice patient. All clinical and grief services are provided at no charge.

Location: 1909 Galileo Court, Suite A Davis, CA 95618

UC DAVIS CAREGIVER EDUCATION AND SUPPORT PROGRAM

UC Davis Caregiver Education and Support Program provides information and resources, monthly support groups, quarterly classes and special events to campus employees, students and retirees. Senior care providers and certified advisors available to employees through Care Advantage Years Ahead.  General public is welcome to attend quarterly classes space permitting.

530-754-8791