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Tools and Documents
Senior Resource Organizations
Senior Case Assistance Services
Senior Centers and PACE Programs

55+ and Low Income Housing Programs

Our Partner Network

Although our partners have been tested and are reliable providers, we cannot claim any knowledge of, or responsibility for, their continued performance.

In-home Care
Hospice Services
Senior Case Management
Medi-Cal and Medicare Advisors
Veterans Helpers
Legal and Financial Services
Other Services
Safe Home and Emergency Pendants
Moving Services

Tools and Documents
Document Discussing Our Mission & Experience
This PDF document discusses our significant senior industry experience, especially that of Cathy Ellis our founder.

Document Discussing Typical Senior Options
This very useful PDF document describes various options for senior living and senior care, based on specific needs.

A Senior Care Options Tour Checklist
Use this SCO checklist to assist in asking the right questions on a senior home tour.

Physician's Report for RCFE - Form LIC602A
This Physician's Report will be required for entry into licensed Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly. This is the California State blank LIC602A.PDF form.

California POLST Form
The Physician's Order for Life Sustaining Treatment‐POLST‐ is a medical order that enables seriously ill patients to specify the type of medical treatment the patient wishes to receive at the end of life.

CA State Resource Guide - Choosing a Residential Care Facility
This CA state guide document has information and definitions that is useful for families researching senior living in California.

Senior Resource Organizations
State of California Aging Website
Large State of California Aging Website - Assorted Topics and Resources.

Council on Aging Association SD
Council on Aging San Diego promotes the independence, health and dignity of older adults through compassion, education and advocacy.

Council on Aging Association OC
Council on Aging Orange County promotes the independence, health and dignity of older adults through compassion, education and advocacy.

Alzheimer's Association - San Diego Chapter
Alzheimer's Association provides programs and fund raising focused on Alzheimer's research, care and family support.

Alzheimer's San Diego
Supporting Alzheimer’s Care & Cure in San Diego County. Alzheimer's San Diego provides local families with free programs, services, support, information and resources, while advancing critical local research for a cure.

Alzheimer's Orange County
Dedicated to providing quality care and support services to residents of Orange County who are affected by Alzheimer’s disease or other related dementia, and also partnering with local researchers to populate clinical trials to help find a cure.

Parkinson's Association
The Parkinson’s Association serves all San Diegans affected by Parkinson’s disease.

SD County Long Term Care Ombudsman
The San Diego County Long Term Care Ombudsman program advocates for residents in Long Term Care Facilities, such as nursing homes, as well as investigates abuse in other licensed facilities.

California Medi-Cal Assisted Living Waiver Program
CA Department of Health Care Services operates the Assisted Living Waiver Program for Medi-Cal recipients

CA Dept of Social Services Community Licensing
CCLD licenses and inspects various types of senior communities and homes.

Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce

Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce website

Oceanside Chamber of Commerce

Oceanside Chamber of Commerce website

Senior Case Assistance and Low Income Services
Interfaith Community Services
Low income homeless and senior services.

Foundation for Senior Care
Fallbrook-based Foundation for Senior Care provides senior activities and assistance in North San Diego County, especially focused on in communities of Fallbrook and Bonsall.

Meals on Wheels San Diego Cty
The Meals on Wheels program is designed to specifically address food insecurity, declining health, and social isolation. Phone: (760) 736-9900

Alliance for Regional Solutions
Collaborative of North County leaders work together to insure that current and emerging human needs are justly met for the greater good of our region.

Medi-Cal Waiver Program
Explains how Medi-Cal may be able to assist with Assisted Living costs through the Assisted Living Waiver Program.

Community Health Group
CHG offers medical insurance for Medi-Cal recipients.
Helping Hands Senior Foundation
Rich selection of senior resouces.
Kelly Allen - San Diego
55+ and Low Income Housing Information
Low Cost Housing Presentation Slides
A presentation by Oceanside Housing Programs Manager.

Affordable Housing List Contacts
This is a report containing various city contacts for housing departments, affordable housing programs and apartment lists.

ElderHelp offers an array of personalized services including a HOME SHARING program.

Senior Centers and PACE Day Programs
Oceanside Country Club Senior Center
Oceanside Country Club Senior Center
455 Country Club Lane
Oceanside CA 92054

Oceanside El Corazon Senior Center
Oceanside El Corazon Senior Center
3302 Senior Center Drive
Oceanside CA 92056

Vista Senior Center
Vista Gloria McClellan Adult Activity Center
Brengle Terrace Park
1400 Vale Terrace Drive Vista CA 92084

Carlsbad Senior Center
Carlsbad Senior Center
799 Pine Avenue
Carlsbad CA 92008

San Marcos Senior Center
San Marcos Senior Center
111 Richmar Ave
San Marcos CA 92069

Escondido Senior Center
Escondido Senior Center
210 E Park Ave
Escondido CA 92025

Encinitas Senior Center
Encinitas Senior Center
1140 Oakcrest Park Drive
Encinitas CA 92024

Gary and Mary West PACE PROGRAM
Gary and Mary West PACE PROGRAM
Program of All-inclusive Services for the Elderly - PACE
Comprehensive Medi-Cal Services Day Program
1706 Descanso Ave.
San Marcos CA 92078
(760) 280-2230

Program of All-inclusive Services for the Elderly - PACE
Comprehensive Medi-Cal Services Day Program
304 Seacrest Way
Encinitas CA 92024

San Diego PACE
San Diego PACE
Program of All-inclusive Services for the Elderly - PACE
San Diego and surrounding communities
Alan Tornel

Oceanside FHC PACE
Oceanside PACE - Family Health Centers of San Diego
2201 Mission Ave Oceanside
Program of All-inclusive Services for the Elderly - PACE
(619) 515-2300

Our Senior Solution Partners

Brightstar Care Carlsbad
Brightstar Care Carlsbad
Dan Sweiger
Tel 760-448-1025
Award-winning RN-led in-home care services
Family Matters In-Home Care
Family Matters In-Home Care
Andrew Frojelin
Tel 760-909-2007
Cel 408-355-8113

Qualicare North County San Diego
Qualicare North County San Diego
Steve Kidwell
Tel 760-936-4000 Comprehensive nurse-managed in-home care services
AAll Care Home Care
AAll Care
Mary Mahon
Tel 760-471-7033, 619-297-9601

Canaan Home Care
Canaan Home Care
Sylvia Nestorov
Cell 949-444-1844
Office 858-764-2663 x101
DSS Lic 304700021 and 374700014

Assisting Hands Home Care
Assisting Hands Home Care
Colleen Mertes
Tel (760) 444-0343

Right at Home In Home Care
Right at Home In Home Care and Assistance
San Marcos
Carmen Sanchez
Tel 760-752-2888
In-Home Care and Assistance
Horizen Support Services - ORANGE COUNTY
Horizen Support Services - In-home Care Services
Orange County
Michele White
Tel. Mobile (714) 356-3343
Avenue Home Care
Avenue Home Care
Shelby Short
Angela Brunick
George G. Glenner Alzheimer's Centers
George G. Glenner Alzheimer's Care Centers
Adult day care and support services for families
affected by Alzheimer’s and other forms of
memory impairment diseases.
Tel 619-543-4700

Southern Caregiver Resource Center
TEL: 858-268-4432

Caregiver Network Club
Kelly Allan President
Join our free monthly hybrid meetings

Mental Health and Alzheimer's Studies
Study of Alzheimer's Disease
Tel 858-534-9479

Family Health Centers Mental Health Services
Mental Health Services

San Diego Center for the Blind
San Diego Center for the Blind
Vision rehabilitation services that rebuild independence.
Tel 760-758-5956

California Telephone Access Program
California Telephone Access Program
Special phone programs especially for Deaf and Disabled.
Tel 800-995-6831 619-817-8042

Sonus Hearing Care Specialists
Sonus Hearing Care Specialists
Tel 760-434-0125

Audia Physical Therapy
Audia Physical Therapy
Matthew Audia
ask about therapies for stroke
Tel 760-652-3739

Mobility In-Home Physical Therapy
Mobility In-Home Physical Therapy
Laurie Greene
Tel 760-445-3408

Coastal Mobile Therapy Inc.
Coastal Mobile Therapy
Jason Swisher, PT, Owner
Tel 760-688-9089 mobile

Hospice of the North Coast
Hospice of the North Coast
Lori Cooper
Tel 760-431-4100

Silverado Hospice
Silverado Hospice
Tel 888-328-4558

The Elizabeth Hospice
The Elizabeth Hospice
Tel 760-737-2050

Engage Life Care Management
Engage Life Care Management
Senior Case Management, care assessment and care management services.
Alesia Clark, Gerontologist
Tel 760-990-3001

Windward Life Care
Windward Life Care
Senior Case Management, care consultation and care management services.
Tel 619-450-4300

A Hand to Hold
A Hand to Hold San Diego
Geriatric Case Management
Erica Smalley
Tel 760-230-3039

Medi-Cal Consulting Services
Medi-Cal Consulting Services
Lisa Ramsey
Tel 877-medihelp 633-4435

New Chapter Insurance
New Chapter Insurance
Bridlewood Insurance Affiliate
Medicare Consulting Vickie Braden
CA Inbsurance #OM92451
Tel 858-412-7499

Estate & Medi-Cal Planning - Littorno Law
Estate, VA & Medi-Cal Planning Free help w/ VA applications
Angela McGlasson
Tel 760-525-3140

Veterans Advocacy Associates
Kevin Willis
Assistance with VA Aid and Attendance Benefit Application
Tel 951-296-6755

SHORE Program for Veterans
Senior Housing Relief Program for Elders - SHORE A service for vets.

A and D Cares - Fiduciary Service
A and D Cares - Fiduciary Services
Arlene Langston
Tel 619-851-4711

Estate & Medi-Cal Planning - Littorno Law
Estate, VA & Medi-Cal Planning, Free help w/ VA app
Angela McGlasson
Tel 760-525-3140

Estate and Elder Law - Arthur S. Brown, ESQ
Integrated Estate and Elder Law Planning for Life
Arthur S. Brown, ESQ
Tel 760-438-5599

Law Office of Patricia Andel
Patricia L. Andel
Tel 760-522-7333

Fischer and Ritchey, LLP
Barbara Fischer
Law Firm, Estate Planning, Trusts
Tel 760-471-1100
San Marcos

Estate Planning-Law Office of Dana Green
Dana Green
Tel 760-814-0158

Estate Planning - A.C. Howard Law
Anna C. Howard, Esq.
Tel 858-800-2532

Capital Legacy Law
Gita K. Nassiri, JD, MBT, CPA
Tel 760-979-1280

Fiduciary Service - Jan Matthews
Jan Matthews, CLPF, NCG, DMM>
S D Coastal Fiduciary Services
Tel 619-446-7543

Fiduciary Services - Laura Bassett
Laura Bassett, Fiduciary services
Tel 760-583-0851

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management - Dana Albert
Dana J Albert, Vice President, Senior Financial Advisor
Tel (760) 930-3138

Edward Jones - Rachel Currington
Rachel A Currington, CRPC®, Financial Advisor
Tel (760) 746-5184

Law Office of Andrea M. Gherini
Trust Attorney and Estate Planning
Law Office of Andrea M. Gherini
Tel 760-754-2381

101 Mobility
101 Mobility
Provides access and mobility equipment, lifts and ramps, to help seniors remain in their home.
Dale Marsh
Tel 858-800-2820

Life Alert Pendants
Life Alert Pendants and Protection Systems
Tel 800-360-0329

LifeStation Pendants
LifeStation Pendants
Tel 877-515-2941

Southwest Lifeline
Southwest Lifeline
Emergency medical alert and call pendant services
Cindy Sawyer
Tel 760-936-3184 800-797-3694

Silver Linings Transitions - Senior Movers
Silver Linings Transitions
Jami A. Shapiro
Tel 858-522-9518
Cell 904-477-7084
CA BRE #01954825

Caring Transitions Senior Moves
Caring Transitions
Luis Peralta
Carlsbad LaJolla Temecula areas
Senior relocations,downsizing

Elena Sosa Moving Concierge
Elena Sosa
Moving conceirge, partner, organizer, helper

BioOne Oceanside - Extreme Cleaning & Decontamination
BioOne Oceanside
Extreme Cleanup and Restoration
Hording, Hazardous Removal and Decontamination
Armand and Michele Amoranto

Sunshine Moovers
Sunshine Moov
Organizing, downsizing, pack/unpack, staging assistance
Carrie Chacon

Carlson Mobile Notary
Robyn Carlson
Tel 760-805-6064

Nicholas Fry Notary Public
Nicolas Fry
Notary Public
Tel 442-257-0210

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