Lamorinda Sunrise Rotary “HOME” Team
Request a 2-person team to assist you with basic home maintenance and repairs at no cost: 1-888-204-5573 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, visit their websites: www.rotaryhometeam.com or www.lamorindasunrise.org
Lamorinda Village is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization made up of residents from Lafayette, Moraga, and Orinda, California.
Their Mission: to provide a one-stop resource for members to access services and programs which will empower them to remain independent in their homes and communities as they grow older. www.lamorindavillage.org
Contra Costa County Aging & Adult Services
Information & Assistance for Seniors
Contra Costa Senior Legal Services ("CCSLS") is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing free civil legal services to Contra Costa County residents who are 60 or older. They offer a wide array of services throughout the county. www.ccsls.org
Senior Outreach Services
- Meals on Wheels : Hot meal home delivery program
- C.C. Café: Healthy, low-cost congregate lunch program
- Friendly Visitors: Weekly companionship visits
- Home Care Registry: Reasonably priced in-home care for low-income seniors (60 years or older)
- Fall Prevention Program: Home safety assessments and home modifications; educational programs; exercise programs
- Geriatric Care Management: Determines the senior’s needs and develops a personalized care plan; helps locate resources and services
(925) 937-8311 www.mowsos.org
FREE Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Programs (HICAP)
HICAP provides free, objective, one-to-one counseling and advocacy services to Contra Costa Medicare beneficiaries and their families who need assistance with Medicare enrollment and issues involving Medicare and associated insurance programs, including prescription drug coverage and long-term care insurance.
The first Wednesday and third Tuesday monthly at 10 am, 11am or noon. By appointment only. Call Lafayette Senior Services (925) 284-5050.
FREE Peer Counseling
Contra Costa Health Services offers free one-to-one counseling with senior (55+) counselors who use their life experiences to help other older adults cope with life changes, problems, crises, and challenges. Confidentiality is strictly observed. Appointment required. Call Lafayette Senior Services (925) 284-5050.
- BART cards:
Social and community service activities for adults 55+.
(925) 376-6622 www.moragamovers.org
Mobility Matters provides mobility management services in Contra Costa County facilitating collaboration and coordination between public and private transportation providers creating a network of integrated options that primarily address the mobility needs of seniors, individuals with disabilities, and low income individuals. (925) 284-2207 www.mobilitymattersscc.com
Benefits Check Up
BenefitsCheckUp®, a comprehensive, free online tool that connects older adults with benefits they may qualify for.
California Telephone Access Program
The Deaf and Disabled Telecommunications Program (DDTP) is a public program mandated by the California State Legislature and administered by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC). The DDTP has two components: the California Relay Service (CRS), which includes Speech to Speech, and the California Telephone Access Program (CTAP) which provides assistive telecommunications equipment. The mission of the program is to provide access to basic telephone service for Californians who have difficulty using the telephone.
Programs are funded by a nominal surcharge on all telephone bills in the state.
John Muir Medical Equipment Loan Program
The Medical Equipment Loan Program lends medical equipment to patients and community residents for up to 90 days free of charge. The program is intended to bridge the gap between eligibility and delivery of equipment through insurance coverage. It can also facilitate short-term use by individuals who lack the means to pay for equipment. The Medical Equipment Loan Program accepts donations of used equipment that is clean and in safe working order. (925) 939-1220
Family Caregiver Alliance
Bay Area Caregiver Resource Center www.caregiver.org
An Elderly Wish Foundation
The mission of An Elderly Wish Foundation is to enrich the days of the elderly by making a life-long wish come true! www.elderlywish.org
Alzheimer's Association www.alz.org
Lafayette Community Foundation
The Lafayette Community Foundation is a group of Lafayette citizens who seek to preserve and enhance the quality of life in the beautiful City of Lafayette. www.lafayettecf.org
The Urban Farmers
A local non-profit organization that will send a group of volunteers to harvest your fruit at no charge, leave what you want, and donate the rest to the needy. www.theurbanfarmers.org
MCE Clean Energy Lafayette
Lafayette City Council members voted to join MCE to give all electric customers in Lafayette the opportunity to purchase more renewable, competitively-priced electricity as an alternative to PG&E’s energy supply. https://www.mcecleanenergy.org/lafayette