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Congress of California Seniors
Advocacy, education, health, housing, long-term care resources, elder abuse, older adult consumer issues
Foundation Aiding the Elderly
Advocacy, patient and family rights, service referrals, care planning
Department of Managed Health Care (DMHC)
DMHC’s Help Center is available to explain health care rights and help individuals understand how to use their health care benefits
California Department of Social Services (CDSS)
The California Department of Social Services provides administration and oversight of programs that affect nearly 3 million of California’s most vulnerable residents, including adults and elderly in licensed community care facilities and aged, blind and disabled recipients requiring In-Home Supportive Services or Supplemental Security Income/State Supplementary Payment (SSI-SSP) assistance.
The California Health and Human Services Agency
This agency oversees departments, boards, and offices that provide a wide range of health care services, social services, mental health services, alcohol and drug treatment services, public health services, income assistance, and services to people with disabilities.
The Managed Risk Medical Insurance Board (MRMIB)
The Board is dedicated to improving the health of California by increasing access to affordable, comprehensive and quality health care coverage.
The Office of the Patient Advocate
Coordinates, provides assistance to and collects data from state health care consumer assistance call centers.
The California Department of Rehabilitation (DOR)
An employment and independent living resource for people with disabilities.
California Department of Veteran Affairs
Veterans can visit this website to learn about the state and federal benefits they are entitled to receive and how to claim them.
The California Department of Aging (CDA)
Administers programs that serve older adults, adults with disabilities, family caregivers, and residents in long-term care facilities throughout the State
The California Commission on Aging (CCoA)
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."
California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS)
The mission of the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) is to provide Californians with access to affordable, high-quality health care, including medical, dental, mental health, substance use disorder services, and long-term services and supports.
California Department of Education
Helps families find child care, recruit and train child care providers and collect data from parents and providers
California Department of Social Services
Services to help needy and vulnerable children and adults
Children’s Home Society of California
Child care and development services
Child Care Links
Child care referrals and assistance
Single Mother Guide
Many social services including child care
A Single Mom - Assistance for Single Mothers
Resource directory for services available to solo moms