LISTING BY CATEGORY

$ = fee based agency or service

ALL phone numbers are area code (530) unless otherwise noted​

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TAX PREPARATION

AARP Volunteer Tax Assistance - HelpLine for appointment......................................273-2273

(See also telephone “Yellow Pages” under —“Tax Return Preparation")


TELEPHONE REASSURANCE

 

Comfort Keepers, yubasutternevadaco@comfortkeepers.com $........................... 274-8600

Eskaton Telephone Reassurance.................................................................................. 888-334-3490

HelpLine Senior Information & Assistance.......................................................................... 273-2273

Lifeline (Emergency Response System) $................................................................................................................... 274-6327


TRANSPORTATION

 

Gold Country LIFT............................................................................................................................................................................ 271-7433

Gold Country Stage $ ...................................................................................................................................................................477-0103

Gold Country Telecare Senior and Disabled Transportation $................................... 272-1710

Veterans Services..............................................................................................................................................................................273-3396

(Assistance with funds /transportation to VA hospital in Reno)

 

VETERANS

 

California Dept. of Veterans Affairs.................................................................................................................. 1-800-952-5626

Hawkins, Edward E, Attorney.....................................................................................................265-3952

Qualify veterans for the Aid and Attendace Benefits to help pay for Assisted Living

U.S. Senior Vets................................................................................................................................................................................. 268-5485

Veterans Services of Nevada County.............................................................................................................................. 273-3396

                                                                                                                                                  Truckee  582-7803

VA Sierra Outpatient Clinic................................................................................................................................... Auburn 889-0872

                                                                                                                                             Also 1-888-227-5404

Welcome Home Vets................................................................................................................................................................... 272-3300

 

VISION

 

2-1-1, www.211NevadaCounty.com.............................................................................................................................................. 2-1-1

FREED (low vision aids)................................................................................................................................................................. 477-3333

Sierra Services for the Blind $.................................................................................................................................................. 265-2121

See “Yellow Pages” listing under Optometrists (eye glasses) and Ophthalmology (under

Physicians and Surgeons)

 

VOLUNTEERS

 

2-1-1Nevada County, www.211NevadaCounty.com........................................................................................................ 2-1-1

Friendly Visitor Program (FREED)........................................................................................................................................ 477-3337

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP): Age 55 and over............................. 271-0255

Home Helpers Registry (FREED) and Fix-It Home Repair..................................................................................477-3337