LISTING BY CATEGORY

$ = fee based agency or service

ALL phone numbers are area code (530) unless otherwise note

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ADULT DAY CARE


Helping Hands Adult Day Respite Program (Penn Valley) $....................................... 432-2540

 

ADULT PROTECTION/ADVOCACY


Nevada County Human Services Agency

Adult Protective Services – www.mynevadacounty.com............................................. 265-1639

                                                                                      24 Hour Emergency Line  265-1217

                                                                                                    Toll Free  1-888-339-7248

California Advocate for Nursing Home Reform.......................................................................................1-800-474-1116

Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Coalition................................................................................. Crisis Line 272-3467

                                                                                                                                        Business Line 272-2046

Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program (HICAP)........................................................................273-2273

Nevada County Adult & Family Services Commission...................................................................................... 265-1662

Nevada County Victim/Witness Assistance.............................................................................................................. 265-1246

Ombudsman Services of Northern California

(Residential Care and Nursing Homes) ..............................................................................................................(916) 376-8910

                                                                                                                                  Crisis Line  1-800-231-4024

Senior Living Advocate, Namann, Nancy, CMP................................................................. 263-6673

State Dept. of Social Services, Community Care Licensing........................................................... 1-800-952-5253

            (Residential Care/Assisted Living Facility Information)

 

ALCOHOL/DRUG COUNSELING/TREATMENT

 

Alcoholics Anonymous (AL-ANON)...................................................................................................... Crisis Line  272-6287

Progress House (alcohol & drug recovery residential care) $.................................................................... 265-9045

Community Recovery Resources (Treatment & RecoveryServices) 

Counseling, information & referral $..............................................................................................................................   273-9541

                                                                                                                                               Truckee  $587-8194




ALZHEIMER’S DIAGNOSTIC RESOURCES

 

Ashley, Kristin, Neurologist $................................................................................................................................................ 886-6850

BaumBach, Neal, Neurologist $.......................................................................................................................................... 823-3407

Connor, Bonnie, PhD, Neuropsychologist $...................................................................... 265-3800

Crawford, Helen, M.D., Psychiatrist (referral from primary care physician)$  ................................ .265-9043

Greenawald, Susan, Neurologist $.......................................................................................................................................477-1197

Grewal, Kanwardeep, Neurologist $............................................................................................................................... 886-6850

Nevada County Department of Behavioral Health (MentaL Health Evaluation) $......................... 265-1437

                                                                                                                                               Crisis Line  265-5811

                                                                                                                                                 Truckee  582-7803

Senior Peer Counselors.............................................................................................................................................................. 265-1265

UC Davis Medical Center $ (diagnosis of memory problems)........................................................ (916) 734-5496


ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE & OTHER DEMENTIAS

Information and/or assessment for significant memory loss

 

Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Sacramento Area Chapter and the

“Safe Return Program” for wanderers.......................................................................................................... 1-800-272-3900

Alzheimer’s Outreach Project (Sierra Nevada Home Care).................................................... 274-6007 ext. 5595

Alzheimer’s Aid Society of Northern California........................................................................................1-800-540-3340

Barbara Larsen, M.A. Ed. -  Private Geriatric Care Manager $.................................... 478-1735

Heritage Oaks Hospital (psychiatric) Sacramento area $....................................................................(916) 489-3336

Del Oro Caregiver Resource Center (for caregivers of brain impaired adults

.......................................................................................................................................................... (916) 728-9333 or 1-800-635-0220

Senior Outreach Nurses of Nevada Co. .............................................................................. 265-1470

Sierra Nevada Home Care (in-home assessment) $...................................................... 274-6350