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ADVOCACY & LEGAL

SENIOR ADVOCACY GROUPS

AGENCY ON AGING - AREA 4

(916) 486-1876

Agency on Aging-Area 4 funds and monitors older adult programs in seven counties in Northern California.  The following contracted services are provided in Yolo County:  Caregiver Support, Health Insurance Counseling, Information & Assistance, Job Readiness, Legal Services, Long Term Care Ombudsman Services/Elder Abuse Prevention, Nutrition, and Transportation. AAA4 also provides advocacy for senior programs and services. Referral Requirements: Age 60+ (Caregiver/care receiver exception) & Resident of Yolo County

BRYTE AND BRODERICK COMMUNITY ACTION NETWORK

Implements and supports programs and projects to meet the aspirations of our diverse community by working with the City, non-profit and faith-based organizations, schools, and businesses toward sustaining a healthy, informed, and engaged community.

664 Cummins Way

West Sacramento, CA 95605

(916) 617-2288

CALIFORNIA ADVOCATES FOR NURSING HOME REFORM

(415) 974-5171

CALIFORNIA COMMISSION ON AGING

Since 1983, California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform (CANHR), a statewide nonprofit 501(c)(3) advocacy organization, has been dedicated to improving the choices, care and quality of life for California’s long term care consumers

650 Harrison St # 2

San Francisco, CA 94107

The Commission serves as "the principal advocate in the state on behalf of older individuals, including, but not limited to, advisory participation in the consideration of all legislation and regulations made by state and federal departments and agencies relating to programs and services that affect older individuals." 

(916) 419-7591

CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF REHABILITATION

Sacramento:

(916) 558-5320

 

Woodland:

(530) 668-6824

CALIFORNIA HEALTH ADVOCATES

(916) 231-5110

CALIFORNIA SENIOR LEGISLATURE

1300 National Dr # 173

 Sacramento, CA 95834

The California Department of Rehabilitation (DOR) works in partnership with consumers and other stakeholders to provide services and advocacy resulting in employment, independent living, and equality for individuals with disabilities.

721 Capitol Mall Dr., Ste. 110
Sacramento, CA 95814

1100 Main Street  Ste. 340
Woodland, CA 95695

CHA is a statewide non-profit that provides quality Medicare and related health care coverage information, education and policy advocacy.

5380 Elvas Ave #221

 Sacramento, CA 95819

The mission of the California Senior Legislature is to help preserve and enhance the quality of life for older Californians and their families. The CSL achieves this mission by developing a forum through which older Californians can develop their legislative priorities and get them into the hands of California and Federal legislators.

(916) 552-8056

CITY OF DAVIS SENIOR CITIZEN COMMISSION

(530) 757-5696

1020 N St #513 

Sacramento, CA 95814

The City of Davis Senior Citizen Commission advises the City Council on all matters relating to policies and programs which serve senior citizens in the community, by assessing their needs.

600 A St Suite C

Davis, CA 95616

CITY OF WOODLAND COMMISSION ON AGING

The commission of aging in Woodland, CA keeps their senior population’s well-being in the forefront of their agenda.

2001 East Street
Woodland, CA 95776

(530) 661-2005

DISABILITY RIGHTS OF CALIFORNIA

(800) 776-5746

 

(916) 504-5800

Federal law established Disability Rights California to protect and advocate for the rights of people with disabilities.

1831 K St

Sacramento, CA 95811

LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN SERVICES

(916) 376-8910

Ombudsman Services provides advocacy services to residents in long-term care facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities and Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly). Ombudsmen identify, receive, investigate, and resolve problems on behalf of residents. The ombudsman program also provides community education and training, consultations and information, maintains a presence in long-term care facilities, and witnesses advanced health care directives for residents who reside in Skilled Nursing Facilities.

WINTERS SENIOR FOUNDATION

401 El Camino Ave.

  Sacramento, CA 95815

Their mission is to advocate, educate, and enhance the lives of seniors by holding events for seniors as well as meetings the third Wednesday of every month at 2pm.

(530) 771-7265

318 1st St.

Winters, CA 95694

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CONTACT YOLO HEALTHY AGING ALLIANCE

(530) 757-5583

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

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