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|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Health Projects Center Central Coast Area Health Education Center (AHEC )|
|Alternate Name(s):||Del Mar Caregiver Resource Center (CRC)|
Multipurpose Senior Services Program (MSSP)
|Address:||1537 Pacific Avenue Ste 300|
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Monday-Friday, 9-5|
|Description:||CRC- Services are available for caregivers of individuals with brain impairments such as Alzheimer's disease, Stroke, Dementia, Huntington's disease, Parkinson's disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Brain tumors or brain injury, Mild cognitive impairment and other conditions that may cause memory loss or confusion.
ELIGIBILITY: Any member of the public may call for information and referral. Services are for caregivers of persons (over 18 years of age) with brain impairment.
FEES: No charge for information, referral, needs assessment or family consultation. Sliding scale for respite and counseling service.
FUNDING SOURCE: State of California (Department of Mental Health); State of California (Department on Aging); Federal Family Caregiver Support Act (AAA); San Benito United Way; Sliding Scale Fees; Private Donations.
|Programs:||California Community Transitions Program:
CCT assists adults who want to move into their own home after living in a long-term care facility for over three months. A CCT Coordinator will work with you to find out if there is an affordable place for you to live and what services are available to help you make the transition.
Eligibility: Must be receiving Medi-Cal
Live in a Medi-Cal paid inpatient facility for at least three months before you move home
Want to return to community living
This program is available to persons of any age who qualify. No charge for services if qualified for program.
Health Projects Center
21 West Alisal Street, Suite 104
Salinas, CA 93901
Hours: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Our services include: Care Planning, Counseling & Support Groups, Education, Workshops & Trainings, Information & Referral, Legal & Financial Consultation.
AHEC- provides education to family practice medical residents and nursing students in geriatrics and chronic care management to meet the rapidly increasing health care needs of people in the Monterey Bay region.
MSSP-offers free social work and nursing services to help you stay independent in your home. May be able to help you coordinate these services: Transportation, Home Delivered Meals, Home Safety Equipment and/or Modification, Respite Care for Caregivers, Communication Devices, Money Management and more.
|Volunteer Info:||Minimum Age: 21. This non-profit organization helps caregivers cope with sometimes overwhelming responsibilities of being a caregiver. They need volunteers to do some light office work. Call for more information 459-6639|
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Available Within Four Blocks|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Fees:||See Description Notes|
|Areas Served:||Monterey County|
San Benito County
Santa Cruz County
|Physical Location:||Santa Cruz|
|Funding Source:||See Description Notes|
Caregiver Support Groups
Information and Referral
|This record last modified April 26, 2016|