Senior Resources

Links to Goverment Websites & Services

  • San Diego County Supportive Housing Brochure

    Housing Resources Directory 2016 – 2018 : “Promoting safe, affordable housing opportunities and improved communities in the San Diego region.”

  • 211 San Diego

    2-1-1 San Diego is a resource and information hub that connects people with community, health and disaster services through a free, 24/7 stigma-free confidential phone service and searchable online database. 2-1-1 serves the entire population of the County.

    Every hour of every day, someone in San Diego County searches for services, from substance abuse treatment to care for a child or aging parent, food, housing or financial assistance. With more than 6,000 health and human service programs, finding help can  seem insurmountable. 2-1-1 can help.

  • 2016 SDHC Affordable Housing Resource Guide – City of San Diego Edition

    Table of Contents:

    • Rental Assistance
    • Rehabilitation of Homes
    • Homebuyer Incentives
    • Developer Incentives
    • Affordable Housing Rental List
    • Single Room Occupancy Hotels
    • Homeless Shelters
  • Leading Age California

    Founded in 1961, LeadingAge California is the state’s leading advocate for quality, not-for-profit senior living and care. The association’s advocacy, educational programs and public relations help its members best serve the needs of more than 100,000 of the state’s older adults. LeadingAge California represents more than 400 nonprofit providers of senior living and care – including affordable housing, continuing care retirement communities, assisted living, skilled-nursing, and home and community- based care; as well as our business partners and residents.

  • Meals on Wheels, Greater San Diego

    Meals-on-Wheels Greater San Diego, Inc. is committed to reducing the isolation experienced by so many elderly.  Meals are delivered to seniors’ homes by volunteers.  Frequently the volunteer may be the only person the senior sees all day, providing human contact and a safety net, particularly for those seniors living alone.

  • Medicare Nursing Home Compare

    Nursing Home Compare has detailed information about every Medicare and Medicaid-certified nursing home in the country. States may collect and post additional information that isn’t collected by the federal government.

  • Southern Caregiver Resource Center

    Southern Caregiver Resource Center (SCRC) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that provides free support services for family caregivers caring for adults with chronic and/or disabling conditions. SCRC has been providing services to caregivers in San Diego County since 1987.  SCRC continues to be the leading provider of caregiver support services in San Diego and Imperial counties, serving 30,000 clients annually.

    SCRC is funded by grants from the California State Department of Health Care Services, County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency, Aging and Independence Services, private foundations, and donations from individuals and corporations.

    3675 Ruffin Road, Suite 230
    San Diego, CA 92123
    Phone: 858-268-4432
    Email: scrc@caregivercenter.org

  • VA Benefits

    The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) provides a variety of benefits and services to Servicemembers, Veterans, and their families. VBA has been undergoing a major transformation that is people-centric, results-oriented, and a forward-looking integration of solutions that will ensure total lifelong engagement with Servicemembers, Veterans, and their families.

  • Elderhelp of San Diego
    Our mission
    at ElderHelp is to provide personalized services and information that help seniors remain independent and live with dignity in their own homes.

    Provides wide variety of services to help seniors remain independent, including help in finding community resources, applying for benefits, filing taxes, in-home help, finding roommates & housing.

    Phone: 619-284-9281

    Email: info@elderhelpofsandiego.org

  • Aging & Independence Services

    AIS provides services to older adults, people with disabilities and their family members, to help keep clients safely in their homes, promote healthy and vital living, and publicize positive contributions made by older adults and persons with disabilities.

    County-wide organization addressing solutions for seniors and people with special needs. Provide information on resources

    Phone: 1-800-510-2020

  • Alzheimers Association

    Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer’s Association advances research to end Alzheimer’s and dementia while enhancing care for those living with the disease.

    1-800-272-3900

  • Glenner Center

    The George G. Glenner Alzheimer’s Family Centers, Inc ® Corporate Office: 3702 Fourth Avenue, San Diego , CA 92103 • (619) 543-4700 • E-mail: information@glenner.org

  • Phone: 858-MEDICAR

  • Phone: 858-514-6885

  • Investigates reports of senior and dependent adult abuse.
    Phone: 1-800-510-202
    Web: www.sdcounty.ca.gov/hhsa/programs/ais

  • Beth Olin, Program Manager
    Phone: 619-767-5046
    Email: Beth.olin@sdcounty.ca.gov

  • PERT-Psychiatric Emergency Response Team

    Provides emergency assessment and referral for individuals with mental illness who come to the attention of law enforcement through phone calls from community members or in-field law enforcement request for emergency assistance. PERT pairs licensed mental health clinicians with uniformed law enforcement officers/deputies. Clinicians work out of individual law enforcement divisions and respond in the field with their law enforcement partners. The PERT team evaluates the situation, assesses the individual’s mental health condition and needs, and, if appropriate, transports individual to a hospital or other treatment center, or referees him/her to a community-based resource or treatment facility.

    Phone: 619-276-8112

Senior Resources

San Diego/Local Senior Resources

  • ANN BUTTERFIELD
    Geriatric Care Manager
    Boutique Care Management
    Phone: 858-232-9979
    Email: abutterfield@boutiquecaremanagement.com
    Web: www.boutiquecaremanagement.com

    JEWISH FAMILY SERVICES
    Phone: 858-637-3000
    Web: www.jfssd.org

    SENIOR CARE MANAGEMENT
    7676 Hazard Center Drive
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Phone: 858-566-0065
    Web:

    SOUTHERN CAREGIVERS RESOURCE CENTER
    3675 Ruffin Rd Ste 230
    San Diego, CA 92123
    Phone: 858-268-4432
    Web: caregivercenter.org

  • Dentist House Call Service
    Philip R. Lepor, DDS
    6161 El Cajon Blvd. #B-465
    San Diego, CA 92115
    Phone: 619-286-8994
    Web: www.dentisthousecallservice.com

    Hillcrest Dental Centre
    1060 University Ave
    San Diego, CA 92103
    b/t Vermont St & Washington St in Hillcrest
    Phone number (619) 543-0112
    Web: hillcrestdentalcentre.com

    Dr. Disraeli
    3645 Fourth Avenue
    San Diego, CA 92103
    We are located a few blocks from the north west corner of Balboa Park, and about three blocks South of Mercy Hospital.
    Phone: 619.291.2980
    Fax: 619.291.2984
    Email: biggrin1@pacbell.net

  • ANNIE’S CLEANERS: 619-299-8133

    CLEAN TOUCH: 619-234-4200

    LIBERTY CLEANERS: 619-692-4363

  • METRO DÉCOR
    Small scale furniture
    1210 W. Morena Boulevard San Diego CA 92110
    Phone: 619-275-4300
    Web: www.metrodecoronline.com

    JEROMES
    1190 W Morena Boulevard
    San Diego, CA 92110
    Phone: 1-866-633-4094
    Web: www.jeromes.com

    IKEA
    2149 Fenton Parkway
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Phone: 1-888-888-4532
    Web: www.ikea.com

    SAN DIEGO MATTRESS MAN
    Has specialty low profile box springs to decrease height of bed
    8081 Balboa Ave
    San Diego, CA 9211
    Phone: 858-569-0890

    Father Joe’s Village
    3350 E Street
    San Diego, CA 92102
    Phone: 619-446-2183
    Web: www.fjvauction.com

  • GOODWILL INDUSTRIES
    939 16TH Street
    San Diego, CA 92101
    Phone: 619-232-2083

    SALVATION ARMY
    Phone: 1-800-728-7825

    FATHER JOE’S VILLAGE
    3350 “E” Street
    San Diego, CA 92102
    Phone: 1-888-328-4375 or 619-446-2799

    SHOP HANAHOU
    6064 Corte del Cedro
    Carlsbad, CA 92011
    Phone: 1-800-545-4775
    Web: www.seniormovemasters.com

    JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE
    Phone: 619-563-5232
    Web: www.jfssd.org
    Accepts most “gently used” furniture.
    Proceeds benefit more than 50 programs and services of Jewish Family Service
    Free pick up in San Diego County

    1-800-GOT JUNK
    Charges small fee—will pick up furniture and everything else

  • KEEPSAKE COMPANIONS
    Gretchen
    Phone: 619-648-0837
    Gretchen@keepsakechoices.com
    www.keepsakecompanions.com
    6780 Miramar Road, Suite 201
    San Diego, CA 92121
    $20/hour for 4 hour minimum, 7 to 24 hours is $10/hour

    A BETTER SOLUTION
    Diana
    Phone: 877-585-9011
    Web: www.absihc.com

    ALWAYS BEST CARE
    Private caregivers, home health
    Phone: 619-757-1114

    COMFORT KEEPERS
    4420 Rainier Ave
    Phone: 619-795-6035

    ACCENT CARE
    Andrea Mapes
    Phone: 619-543-1660
    Email: amapes@accentcare.com

    LAURA ANN’S HELPING HANDS
    Phone: 619-255-7039

    ELDERHELP
    4300 El Cajon Blvd
    Phone: 619-284-9281

    SYNERGY HOME CARE
    Rosa Griffin
    Rosagriffinhomecare.com
    Web: www.synergyhomecare.com
    Phone: 619-542-0337

  • SAN DIEGO GRAB BARS
    David Beddoes
    Phone: 619-840-7844
    dave@SanDiegoGrabBars.com


     

  • ELDERHELP OF SAN DIEGO-HomeShare program assists persons seeking affordable housing by matching them with home providers.
    4069 30TH Street
    San Diego CA 92104
    Phone: 619-284-9281
    Web: www.elderhelpofsandiego.org

    SENIOR COMMUNITY CENTERS-Helps seniors find affordable housing and access the supportive services they need to remain independent. Operates two housing facilities-City Heights Square and Potiker Family Residence.
    Phone: 619-235-6572
    Email: info@servingseniors.org

    LUTHER TOWERS-HUD Section 8 Housing
    1455 2nd Avenue
    San Diego CA 92101
    Phone: 858-312-8170

    SAN DIEGO HUD OFFICE
    Phone: 619-557-5305
    Web: www.hud.gov/local/ca

    FATHER JOE’S VILLAGES
    Homeless Shelter
    Phone: 619-446-2100
    Web: http://myneighbor.org

    SAN DIEGO POLICE DEPT. HOMELESS OUTREACH
    TEAM HOT
    Phone: 619-850-0655

    ST. VINCENT DE PAUL
    Affordable and tranisition housing
    Phone: 619-687-1074

    VILLA ESCONDIDO
    Low income housing
    511 E Grand Ave
    Phone: 866-329-8293

    LEAGUE HOUSE of LA JOLLA
    Affordable housing
    7465 Olivetas Ave
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    858-454-5266

  • WADDELL & REED – Financial Advisors

    Miles L. Leming

    mlfleming@wradvisors.com

    ruchfleming.wrfa.com

  • ROBERT’S THERAPEUTIC MASSAGE

    (858) 245-5580

    rs@robertsmassage.com

    RobertsMassage.com

  • HMS-HORIZON MEDICAL SUPPLY
    Phone: 619-469-6055
    Email: horizonmedsupply@yahoo.com

    AMS HOME CARE SOLUTIONS
    Phone: 858-277-1992

    APRIA
    Phone: 858-653-6800

  • Mesotheliona Veterans Center

    192 Nandina Terrace

    Winter Springs, FL 32807

    1-877-404-9992

     http://MesotheliomaVeterans.org

     

    Mesothelioma Advocacy + Asbestos Awareness Center

    https://www.maacenter.org/

     

     

  • APEX MOVERS
    Brian Dalton
    Phone: 619-985-6473

    DISCOUNT MOVERS
    Phone: 858-490-0155
    Web: www.discountmovers.com

    GOLD COAST MOVING
    Phone: 858-869-5913
    Email: goldcoastmoving@yahoo.com
    Web: www.goldcoastmovinging.com

    COLEMAN MOVING SYSTEMS
    Phone: 619-272-4438
    Email: colemanmoving@att.net
    Web: colemanmoving.com

    LOCAL MOTION MOVING
    John Carr
    Phone: 619-435-8124

    FURNITURE ASSEMBLY & MOVING
    Will pick up, deliver, and assemble furniture
    Phone: 619-674-2365

    CV PICKUP AND DELIVERY SERVICE
    Moving, Delivery, Furniture Assembly, Art Installation, Junk Removal
    Phone: 858-382-0354
    Email: info@cvpickup.com
    Web: www.cvpickup.com

  • DONNA JANZEN
    Senior Care Referral Specialists
    Phone: 760-306-7778
    Email: donna@srcareinfo.com
    Web: www.srcareinfo.com

    ALLEN TAFF
    Care Placement
    Phone: 619-660-8814
    Email: allen@careplacement.com
    Web: www.careplacement.com

    GRETCHEN D’ANDREA
    Keepsake Choices
    Phone: 619-548-0837
    Email: gdaydandrea@gmail.com

    LISE MARQUIS
    ElderAnswers
    Phone: 619-538-9155
    Email: lise@elder-answers.com

    SYDNEY KENNEDY
    Time to Move Care Placement
    Phone: 858-242-4715
    Email: Sydney@timetomovecareplacement.com

  • Our Bright Link

    Phone: 855 422 2990

    Email: support@ourbrightlink.com

    Web: www.ourbrightlink.com

  • MCP
    • Silverado Escondido 760-670-4769
    o No minimum stay needed
    o $240/night

    • Collwood Terrace – SDSU area – 619-287-2920
    o No minimum stay needed
    o $150/day or $175 if incontinent
    o Willing to do MCI, but mostly MCP

    • Elmcroft of Point Loma 619-224-7300
    o No minimum stay needed
    o $165/day
    o Only MCP

    AL
    • Paradise Village – National City – 619-475-5040
    o 30 day minimum stay
    o Only AL
    o $150/day

    • Lantern Crest – Santee – 619-312-4408
    o No minimum stay needed
    o Only AL
    o $150/day

    AL/MCP
    • Arbors at Rancho Penasquitos 858-201-6458
    o 30 day minimum stay
    o AL and MCP

    • Emeritus at Clairemont 858-292-8044
    o 30 day minimum stay
    o Only AL

    • Sunrise at Bonita – Chula Vista – 619-470-2220
    o 30 day minimum stay
    o AL and MCP

    • Villa Bonita – Chula Vista – 619-632-4087
    o 30 day minimum stay
    o Al and MCP
    o Pricing varies depending on care

    • Sungarden Terrace – Lemon Grove – 619-464-2273
    o 3 day minimum
    o $150/night
    o AL and MCP

    • Plaza Village – National City – 619-399-3240
    o 1 week minimum
    o $125/day for AL
    o $150/day for MCP

    • BayView Assisted Living – Point Loma – 619-225-5616
    o No minimum
    o Does 1/ 2 day, full day or overnight.
    o $175 for overnight.
    o This is a 16 bed board and care

  • REALTY MARKETING SOLUTIONS
    Kate Parberry & Amy Wilson
    Phone: 858-883-4222
    kate@realtymarketingsolutions.net

    JENNIFER BRIMHALL
    Phone: 619-823-7704
    FAX: 619-270-9951
    Email: jenniferbrimhall@cox.net
    www.jenniferbrimhall.com

    PACIFIC SOTHEBY’S
    Valerie Upham
    Phone: 619-269-2266
    Email: Valerie.upham@sothebysrealty.com

    BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOME SERVICES
    Carole Waldchen
    Phone: 619-299-8020 ext. 129
    Email: cwaldchen@sbcglobal.net

  • STARBUCK’S
    2440 Fifth Ave. (between Laurel & Kalmia) 619-702-2113

    PIZZACATO-pizza and salads, casual dining & take-out
    2420 Fifth Ave. (between Laurel & Kalmia) 619-232-9000

    BARRIO STAR-Mexican restaurant
    2706 5th Avenue (at Nutmeg) 619-501-7827

    THE MARKET PLACE-take out deli & market
    2601 Fifth Ave. at Maple St. 619-239-8361

    CUCINA URBANA-trendy restaurant
    505 Laurel St. at 5th 619-239-2222

    BANKER’S HILL-trendy restaurant, open for happy hour, dinner only
    2706 5th Ave. (at Juniper) 619-231-0222

    HOB NOB HILL-traditional restaurant, has been here for 50 years
    2271 First Ave. at Juniper 619-239-8176

  • LifeHOUSE San Diego Healthcare Center
    2828 Meadow Lark Dr.
    San Diego CA 92123
    Phone: 858-277-6460

    LAKESIDE SPECIAL CARE CENTER
    Secured SNF for dementia
    11962 Woodside Ave
    Lakeside, CA 92040
    Phone: 619-561-1222
    Web: www.lifegen.net

    REO VISTA HEALTHCARE CENTER
    Dementia care SNF
    6061 Branbury St
    San Diego, CA 92139
    Phone: 619-475-2211
    Web: www.reovista.com

    MISSION HILLS HEALTHCARE
    4033 6th Ave
    Phone: 619-297-4086
    Web: www.missionhillshealthcare.com

    GOLDEN HILL SUBACUTE and REHAB CENTER
    1201 34th St
    Phone: 619-232-2946

    SHEA – VICTORIA SPECIAL CARE
    654 S Anza St
    El Cajon, CA 92020
    Phone: 619-440-5005

  • NOTARY SERVICES
    24/7 Mobile Notary Public of San Diego County
    619-717-6033
    info@notarysd.com

    POSTAL ANNEX OF BANKER’S HILL
    415 Laurel Street
    San Diego CA 92101
    Phone: 619-232-1832
    FAX: 619-231-0222
    Email: postalannex3012@yahoo.com

    VIRGINIA KEELER
    Phone/office: 619-291-1552
    Phone/cell: 619-742-1552
    She charges $10 and no travel fee

    MARTHA GOMEZ
    619-233-6654
    She charges $49.50 which includes up to two notarizations and $10 per notarization after the first two.

  • California Telephone Access Program-State mandated program, provides specialized phones for hearing-impaired seniors.
    800-806-1191

    CAPTEL – captioned telephones
    1-800-233-9130
    www.captel.com

St. Paul’s Senior Services provides the above contact information as a community service.  We in no way endorse or recommend exclusively, the use of these organizations.