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Family Health Information Phone Directory


Help at Home

Community Resources This guide has been provided to you as a service of Mercy Medical Center. We hope that the information provided in this booklet will be helpful to you and your family. Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided in this guide is as up-to-date as possible. However, this information is subject to change at any time. This guide is updated annually and if you have updates or changes please email them to: resources@amiesseniorcare.com. Edited by: Amie Marchini, Certified Care Manager and Gerontologist

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I N D E X A B U SE & FAMI LY VI OL ENCE ����������������������������������������3 A D OP T IO N & F OSTER CA RE �����������������������������������������4 A D U LT R E SI DENTI A L FACI L IT I ES �������������������������������4 A IDS & H I V...............................................................................6 A S SIS TE D L I VI NG.................................................................6 C A N C E R I NF ORMATI ON...................................................9 C H IL D C A R E & EDUCATI ON ����������������������������������������10 C ON SU M ER I NF ORMATI ON..........................................11 DIS A B IL IT Y SERVI CES......................................................12 DR U G S & AL COHOL ..........................................................13 DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT ������������������������������14 F INA NC IA L SER VICES & ASSISTANCE �������������������������14 F OOD R E SOURCES............................................................15 F U N E R A L HOMES...............................................................16 HEALTH SERVICES..............................................................17 HOM E C A R E (Ca regiving)..............................................19 HOME HEALTH AGENCIES.............................................20 HOM E L E S S SHELTERS & SERV I C ES �������������������������20 HOSP IC E CARE.....................................................................21 IM M IG R A NTS & REF UGEES..........................................21 IN TE R M EDI ATE CA RE FACI LI T I ES ����������������������������22 L E G A L S ER VI CES................................................................23 M E N TA L H EALTH & CRI SI S SUPPO RT ��������������������24 M OT HE R & I NFANT HEALTH ���������������������������������������25 SE N IO R SER VI CES..............................................................26 SK IL L E D N UR SI NG FACI L I TI ES ����������������������������������27 SU P P O RT G R OU PS.............................................................28 TR A N SP O RTATI ON.............................................................30 U rgent Care Facilities ............................................31 VE T E R A NS SERVI CES.......................................................31 2


A G E N C I E S A BU SE & FA M I LY V I O L ENC E Adult Protective Services (APS).............................. (209) 385-3105 2777 N. Highway 59, Merced, CA 95348 Child Protective Services (CPS).............................. (209) 385-3104 2115 Wardrobe Avenue, Merced, CA 95341 Haven of Peace Women’s Shelter............................. (209) 982-0396 7070 South Harlan Road, French Camp, CA 95231 Mariposa Safe Families........................................... (209) 966-2211 5078 Bullion Street, Mariposa, CA 95388 Mountain Crisis Services (24-Hour)..........................(209) 742-5865 For domestic violence and sexual assault in the Mariposa area 5079 HWY 140A, Mariposa, CA 95388 24 –Hour Confidential Hotline.......................... (888) 966-2350 National Domestic Violence Hotline.........................(800) 799-7233 National Organization for Victims Assistance........(800) 879-6682 Safe At Home .................................................................(877) 322-5227 Confidential Address Program www.sos.ca.gov/safeathome

Valley Crisis Center.......................................................(209) 725-7900 1960 P Street, Merced, CA 95340 For domestic violence and sexual assault in the Merced area 24 –Hour Confidential Hotline..........................(209) 722-4357 Victim Information & Notification Everyday ........ (877) 411-5588 California State Victim Notification Service (VINE) www.vinelink.com

Victims Service – Victim Witness...............................(209) 385-7385 550 W. Main Street, Merced, CA 95340 West Side Family Services Center (CPS)................ (209) 710-6250 635 J Street, Los Banos, CA 93635 3


A DO PT I O N & F O S T E R C ARE Approachable Foster Family Agency...................... (209) 723-2093 710 W. 18th Street, Suite 7, Merced, CA 95340 Bethany Christian Services of Northern CA, Inc... (209) 522-5121 3048 Hahn Drive, Modesto, CA 95350 California Adoption/Foster Care Referral.............. (800) 543-7487 Families First........................................................... (209) 523-3710 1620 N. Carpenter C23, Modesto, CA 95351 Toll Free ............................................................ (877) 799-1699 Independent Adoption Center................................ (800) 877-6736 www.adoptionhelp.org

Infant of Prague...................................................... (559) 447-3333 6059 N. Palm Avenue, Fresno, CA 93704 Labor of Love........................................................... (888) 358-2229 www.alaborofloveadoptions.com

Lifetime Adoption...................................................(800) 923-6784 www.lifetimeadoption.com

Rainbow Valley Foster Care.................................... (209) 722-0202 2841 G Street, Merced, CA 95340

A DU LT R E S I D E N T I A L FA C IL ITIES Adult Residential Facilities (ARF) are facilities of any capacity that provide 24-hour non-medical care for adults ages 18-59, who are unable to provide for their own daily needs. Adults may be physically handicapped, developmentally disabled and/or mentally disabled. Atwater C & D’s Guest Home ............................................... (209) 357-8296 336 Judy Drive, Atwater, CA 95301 C & D’s Guest Home No. 2...................................... (209) 358-3288 263 Elm Avenue, Atwater, CA 95301 4


C & D’s Guest Home No. 4 ...................................... (209) 356-1680 804 E. Clinton Avenue, Atwater, CA 95301 C & D’s Guest Home No. 5 ...................................... (209) 358-8029 2960 Palomino Lane, Atwater, CA 95301 C & D’s Guest Home No. 6 ...................................... (209) 357-5195 6314 Atwater Jordan Road, Atwater, CA 95301 Mother Cynthia’s Residential Care Facility ........... (209) 357-0613 1680 Shaffer Road, Atwater, CA 95301 Torres Adult Residential Facility ........................... (209) 769-4620 2905 Soquel Avenue, Atwater, CA 95301 Delhi K & R Manor ........................................................... (209) 667-6071 9817 Stephens Street, Delhi, CA 95315 Salvador Lodge ....................................................... (209) 668-1183 15891 Stephens Street, Delhi, CA 95315 Dos Palos Agnes Whitson Home For Special People ............. (209) 392-3778 42825 W. Valeria Avenue, Dos Palos, CA 93620 Merced Baton Rouge ............................................................ (209) 723-2710 3172 Baton Rouge Court, Merced, CA 95340 C & D’s Guest Home No. 3 ..................................... (209) 722-5176 3626 Langtry Avenue, Merced, CA 95348 CJ’s Residential ....................................................... (209) 722-1740 1720 Shirley Street, Merced, CA 95340 Davidson Home....................................................... (209) 726-1310 3328 Columbia Drive, Merced, CA 95340 DJ’Z Home No.2...................................................... (209) 726-3104 2856 Wainwright Avenue, Merced, CA 95340 5


Oleander..................................................................(209) 723-3018 475 Gail Court, Merced, CA 95340 Pacheco Adult Residential Home...........................(209) 722-4810 2961 R Street, Merced, CA 95340 Pacheco Family Home............................................. (209) 385-3392 1155 Inspirational Point Court, Merced, CA 95340

A IDS & H I V AIDS Free Confidential Statewide Hotline............ (800) 367-2437 County Public Health Department Los Banos..................................................... (209) 710-6085 415 F Street, Los Banos, CA 93635 Mariposa....................................................... (209) 966-3689 P.O. Box 5, Mariposa, CA 95338 Merced.........................................................(209) 381-1010 260 E. 15th Street, Merced, CA 95341 National HIV & AIDS Information Hotline............(800) 232-4636 Spanish.................................................................. (800) 344-7432 National STD Hotline.............................................. (800) 227-8922 Planned Parenthood Mar Monte............................ (209) 723-7751 3166 Collins Drive, Merced, CA 95348

A SS I S T E D L I V I N G Assisted living is a licensed residential setting that provides 24-hour care and supervision to seniors who need assistance, but do not require around the clock nursing care. Assisted Living communities provide assistance with activities of daily living, medication management, social activities, housekeeping, meals, transportation and may offer dementia care programs and health related services. Assisted living services promote maximum independence and dignity for each resident. Licensed as a Residential Care Facility for the Elderly (RCFE) with Community Care Licensing. 6


Atwater Atwater Camelot...................................................... (209) 357-1084 381 Beals Drive, Atwater, CA 95301 Atwater Village North............................................. (323) 876-6370 4107 Garden Avenue, Atwater, CA 95301 Guardian Angel Home Care II................................ (209) 605-5239 194 Clipper Court, Atwater, CA 95301 Sue’s Senior Connection.......................................... (209) 358-0493 2868 Fifth Street, Atwater, CA 95301 Summerfield Senior Care........................................ (209) 358-3191 740 Summerfield Drive, Atwater, CA 95301 Hilmar Teresa’s Tender Loving Care #2............................... (209) 664-1378 8397 Kimberly Way, Hilmar, CA 95324 Los Banos New Bethany Residential Care................................ (209) 827-8933 1441 Berkeley Drive, Los Banos, CA 93635 Westside Elderly Care I........................................... (209) 827-0142 1243 Santa Maria Street, Los Banos, CA 93635 Westside Elderly Care II.......................................... (209) 827-7120 656 Santa Barbara Drive, Los Banos, CA 93635 Westside Elderly Care III........................................ (209) 827-3835 947 Burlwood Court, Los Banos, CA 93635 Merced Alessandra Roma Home Care................................. (209) 233-9932 1437 San Simeon Court, Merced, CA 95348 Alexander Residential Care Home.......................... (209) 383-2326 1728 E. Alexander Avenue, Merced, CA 95340 Better Living Care................................................... (209) 723-1275 608 Lehigh Drive, Merced, CA 95348 7


Better Living Care II............................................... (209) 723-1830 692 Lasssen Court, Merced, CA 95340 Country Living Residential Care Facility LLC....... (209) 384-9991 7794 S. Combs Road, Merced, CA 95341 DJ’Z Home No.1...................................................... (209) 725-9323 832 Amador Court, Merced, CA 95340 Dutchollow Suites III Bobbie’s Haven of Rest........(209) 384-9368 3739 Notre Dame Avenue, Merced, CA 95348 Emeritus at Merced.................................................(209) 384-9700 3420 R Street, Merced, CA 95348 Guardian Angel Home Care.................................... (209) 388-9447 4345 Vaughn Avenue, Merced, CA 95341 Home Sweet Home #3............................................. (209) 631-3985 793 W. North Bear Creek Drive, Merced, CA 95348 Home Sweet Home #4............................................. (209) 383-4272 815 W. North Bear Creek Drive, Merced, CA 95348 Integrated Health Care LLC.................................... (209) 723-4888 1503 Esplanade Drive, Merced, CA 95348 Just Like Home RCFE.............................................. (209) 383-1769 542 Spalding Court, Merced, CA 95348 Kazlin Infinite Care LLC......................................... (209) 725-8313 3554 El Redondo Drive, Merced, CA 95348 L.R. Residential Care............................................... (209) 722-0847 252 E. Childs Avenue, Merced, CA 95341 Mission Gardens...................................................... (209) 384-3300 1450 E. 27th Street, Merced, CA 95340 New Horizon’s Residential...................................... (209) 723-7973 2585 Roselle Drive, Merced, CA 95348 North Lake Villa LLC.............................................. (209) 384-2738 3763 N. Lake Road, Merced, CA 95340 Park Merced............................................................. (209) 722-3944 3050 M Street, Merced, CA 95348 8


Terrie’s TLC Senior Home....................................... (209) 384-3056 1231 E. Donna Avenue, Merced, CA 95340 Terrie’s TLC Senior Home II................................... (209) 726-0548 1317 E. Brookdale Drive, Merced, CA 95340

CA N C E R I N F O R M AT I O N American Cancer Society........................................ (209) 722-3341 Offers educational material and information about support groups. www.cancer.org

Look Good Feel Better..........................................(800) 395-5665 Reach To Recovery...............................................(800) 227-2345 Volunteer visitation program that helps breast cancer patients meet the emotional, physical and cosmetic needs related to the disease.

Breast & Cervical Cancer Program......................... (209) 383-5871 Individuals who are uninsured or undocumented over the age of 25, according to income, cover annual exam and mammogram for individuals over the age of 40. Breast & Cervical Cancer Treatment Program....... (800) 824-0088 Provides treatment services to men and women diagnosed with breast and or cervical cancer. Cancer Support Group............................................ (209) 564-3600 Hosted by the Mercy UC Davis Cancer Center. This support group is open to anyone that has survived or is battling cancer. Family, friends and caregivers are welcome to attend. Every Women Counts (EWC)................................. (800) 511-2300 “EWC helps eligible, low-income California women receive free breast cancer screening and diagnostic services and cervical cancer prevention.” IMPACT - Prostate TC Program ............................ (800) 409-8252 State funded; offers services to patients who are uninsured or their insurance does not cover radiation or chemo treatment. www.california-impact.org

Leukemia Lymphoma Society................................. (559) 435-1482 Financial assistance, support groups, and resources www.leukemia.org

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Local Cancer Specialists Central Valley Cancer Center................................. (209) 722-5100 3175 Collins Drive, Merced, CA 95348 Merced Cancer Center 3303 M Street, Merced, CA 95348 Dr. Malik.................................................................. (209) 388-1600 Dr. Mahmoudieh...................................................... (209) 726-3410 Mercy UC Davis Cancer Center ................................(209) 564-3600 3850 G Street, Merced, CA 95340

CHILD C A R E & E D U CATION A.C.C.E.S.S. Offices Los Banos..................................................... (209) 827-5694 663 I Street, Suite B, Los Banos, CA 93635 Merced......................................................... (209) 381-6790 1460 W. 18th Street, Merced, CA 95340 All Dads Matter Resource Center........................... (209) 385-7521 3376 N. Highway 59, Suite D, Merced, CA 95348 All Moms Matter Resource Center......................... (209) 385-3000 676 Loughborough Drive, Merced, CA 95348 Ext. 5001 Boys and Girls Club of Merced............................... (209) 722-9922 615 W. 15th Street, Merced, CA 95340 Boys Scouts of America........................................... (209) 722-1541 725 W. 18th Street, Merced, CA 95340 California Department of Social Services & Community Care Licensing.................................................................. (559) 243-4585 Child Development Services Head Start................ (209) 381-5170 2130 Cooper Avenue, Merced, CA 95340 Community Link..................................................... (209) 966-2211 5078 Bullion Street, Suite 1, Mariposa, CA 95338 Family Resource Council........................................ (209) 381-5980 10


1573 W. Main Street, Merced, CA 95340 First Five Merced County........................................ (209) 385-7337 676 Loughborough Drive, Merced, CA 95348 Girl Scouts............................................................... (800) 834-9899 Infant & Child Enrichment Services of Mariposa...(209) 966-4474 5067 Jones Street, Mariposa, CA 95338 Merced Adult School............................................... (209) 385-6524 Merced County 4-H Mariposa....................................................... (209) 966-4829 Merced.......................................................... (209) 385-7418 Merced County Human Services Agency............... (209) 385-7590 1577 W. Main Street, Merced, CA 95340 Assist youth from ages 15-21 with independent classes. Drop center with computer access Mercy Health Education......................................... (209) 564-4300 2740 M Street (2nd Floor), Merced, CA 95340 Asthma Management, CPR/First Aid, Childbirth, Diabetes Education, Zumba, Yoga and more. Special Education Autism....................................... (209) 381-5970 Preschool Programs Young Parents Program.......................................... (209) 381-1141

CO N S U ME R I N F O R M ATION Better Business Bureau........................................... (916) 443-6843 www.thebbb.org

California Department of Consumer Affairs............ (800) 952-5210 www.dca.ca.gov

Consumer Credit Counseling................................. (209) 356-1662 www.cccsintl.org

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission............. (800) 638-2772 www.cpsc.gov

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DISA B I L I T Y S E R V I C E S Assistive Technology Network...............................(800) 390-2699 Information/Referral Braille & Talking Book Library............................... (800) 952-5666 Center Of Vision Enhancement (COVE)................ (209) 722-8118 1240 D Street, Merced, CA 95341 Central Valley Regional Center.............................. (209) 723-4245 Developmental Disability Services Cerebral Palsy Association...................................... (209) 381-6744 Deaf & Hard of Hearing Video Phone Interpreter Services ................................................................................. (209) 230-9910 Deaf & Hard of Hearing Service Center................. (559) 225-3323 www.dhhsc.org

Interpreting Services of Central California................ (559) 225-3382 (A division of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Service Center)

Department of Rehabilitation for the Blind........... (559) 445-6039 DRAIL Independent Living Center........................ (209) 521-7260 Independence Resources......................................... (209) 723-7804 Kings View Work Experience Center Atwater......................................................... (209) 357-0321 Los Banos..................................................... (209) 826-8118 Linkages................................................................... (209) 385-3105 Provides intensive case management with equipment and supplies for disabled adults who are the age of 18 years or older and are at risk of entering institutional care. Multipurpose Senior Services Program (MSSP)........ (209) 385-3105 National Rehabilitation Information Center......... (800) 346-2742 Provides information on rehabilitation and disability related materials Resources For Independence Central Valley.......... (209) 383-1683 Valley Caregiver Resource Center........................... (800) 541-8614 Resource for caregivers of brain-impaired adults 12


DRU GS & A L C O H O L Aegis ........................................................................(209) 725-1060 Methadone Clinic Al-Anon(for adults)/Alateen(for teens).................. (209) 524-3907 Twelve step program for relatives and friends of alcoholics or someone who has been a problem drinker Alcohol and Drug Services...................................... (209) 381-6880 Alcoholic’s Anonymous (AA) Mariposa...................................................... (209) 966-3110 Merced......................................................... (209) 385-0309 Central Valley Addiction Center............................ (209) 722-8791 Hobie House (Men Only)........................................ (209) 722-6335 Maynard’s Recovery Center..................................... (209) 928-3737 Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)............. (916) 481-6233 Narcotic Anonymous 24-Hour Answering Service.................................. (888) 942-9922 Online Substance Abuse Treatment........................(877) 537-6169 An online Alcohol & Drug Abuse Recovery www.onlinesubstanceabusetreatment.com

Salvation Army.............................................................. (209) 383-4225 Free inpatient drug treatment program................ (559) 490-7038 Tranquility Village.................................................. (209) 357-5200 Women & Women with Children Only Victim/Survivor Hotline......................................... (877) 623-3435 Youth Recovery Assistance for Teens (RAFT)........ (209) 381-6860

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DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT Advanced Mobility.................................................. (209) 722-0877 1543 Yosemite Parkway, Merced, CA 95340 Power wheelchairs and scooters only Apria Healthcare.....................................................(209) 384-7100 2260 Cooper Avenue, Unit E, Merced, CA 95348 Hanger Prosthetics & Orthotics.............................. (209) 725-1295 436 E. Yosemite Avenue, Suite C, Merced, CA 95340 Life Care Solutions.................................................. (209) 724-9078 3368 N. State Highway 59, Merced, CA 95348 Merced Medical Supply........................................... (209) 722-3832 1827 Canal Street, Merced, CA 95340 Pacific Medical, Inc.................................................(209) 722-2440 1180 W. Olive Avenue, Suite H, Merced, CA 95348 Prosthetics and Orthotics Pacific Pulmonary Supply and Med Mart............... (209) 722-0680 450 Grogan Avenue Suite B, Merced, CA 95341 Premier Medical Supply.......................................... (209) 537-2882 2800 Mitchell Road, Suite F, Ceres, CA 95307 Respicare..................................................................(209) 384-8167 3337 G Street, Suite A, Merced, CA 95340 Valley Healthcare Supply........................................ (209) 725-1200 359 W. Main Street, Merced, CA 95340

F IN AN C I A L S E R V I C E S & ASSISTANC E Adult Services for Merced County..........................(209) 385-3105 In Home Support services (IHSS) Debt Reduction Services......................................... (877) 688-3328 Se Habla Espanol 14


Family Financial Education Foundation................ (877) 292-8444 Se Habla Espanol Medical Assistance Program (MAP)....................... (209) 381-1282 Merced County Human Services Agency...............(209) 385-3100 Provides financial and medical support Novadebt.................................................................. (800) 992-4557 Assist families & individuals by providing free financial education, and housing & credit counseling Spanish................................................................... (800) 992-8368 Salvation Army REACH Program.......................... (209) 383-4225 Provides emergency financial assistance to needy families and individuals who are unable to pay their utility bills

FOOD RESOURCES Atwater Church of Christ........................................ (209) 358-3143 Catholic Charity...................................................... (209) 383-2494 336 W. Main Street, Merced, CA 95340 Emergency Shelter, Food, Referrals, Forms Assistance, Immigration Processing and Clothing Feeding America ..................................................... (800) 771-2303 Harvest Time Warehouse........................................ (209) 723-2395 1021 R Street, Merced, CA 95341 Lifeline Community Center (Winton)..................... (209) 358-6939 7081 Winton Way, Winton, CA 95388 After School Program, Teen-Time Group, Weekly Food Distribution, Emergency Food Boxes and Transportation Love Inc................................................................... (209) 383-1265 Provides food, furniture and transportation Meals on Wheels ..................................................... (209) 385-7550 Home delivered meals for homebound seniors over the age of 60 Merced County Food Bank .................................... (209) 726-3663 15


Project Cherish........................................................ (209) 723-4565 1235 W. Main, Merced, CA 95340 Senior citizen lunches in a group setting Second Harvest Food Bank..................................... (800) 870-3663 Provide food to agencies to give out to the community St. Vincent De Paul.................................................. (209) 723-2404 131 W. Main Street, Merced, CA 95340 Sack lunches provided Mon., Wed. & Fri., 12pm-12:30pm only, Food Bank, Clothing, Household Furniture Women, Infant and Children (WIC)...................... (209) 383-4859 1724 M Street, Merced, CA 95340

FUNERAL HOMES Atwater Ivers & Alcorn Funeral Home................................. (209) 358-4931 3050 N. Winton Way, Atwater, CA 95301 Wilson Family Funeral Service............................... (209) 358-5601 1240 Winton Way, Atwater, CA 95301 Chowchilla Palm Memorial Worden Chapel............................. (559) 665-3012 140 S. 6th Street, Chowchilla, CA 93610 Dos Palos Whitehurst Funeral Service.................................... (209) 392-3481 2350 Blossom Street, Dos Palos, CA 93620 Los Banos Whitehurst Funeral Service.................................... (209) 826-4242 16524 S. Center Avenue, Los Banos, CA 93635

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Mariposa Mariposa Funeral Home......................................... (209) 966-3682 4918 Bullion Street, Mariposa, CA 95388 Merced Evergreen Funeral Home........................................ (209) 383-4651 1480 B Street, Merced, CA 95341 Ivers & Alcorn Funeral Home................................. (209) 722-6201 901 W. Main Street, Merced, CA 95340 Stratford Evans Merced Funeral Home.................. (209) 722-4191 1490 B Street, Merced, CA 95341 Whitton Family Funeral Service............................. (209) 384-1119 740 W. 19th Street, Merced, CA 95340 Wilson Family Funeral Service............................... (209) 726-4411 525 W. 20th Street, Merced, CA 95340

HE A LT H S E R V I C E S Access Women’s Health Line................................... (800) 376-4636 Spanish................................................................... (888) 442-2237 California Children’s Services (CCS)...................... (209) 381-1114 Complaints (Fraud/Elder Abuse)........................... (800) 822-6222 Healthy Families...................................................... (209) 385-3000 Extension 5672 HICAP..................................................................... (209) 385-7550 (The Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program) Provides free and objective information and counseling about Medicare Low Cost MRI (Pomona)........................................ (800) 771-3325 Provides low cost prescription drugs, MRI’s, Ct Scans. Available to all California residents 17


Merced County Health Department Merced.........................................................(209) 381-1010 Los Banos.....................................................(209) 826-1340 Mercy Family Care Clinic.......................................(209) 564-4500 315 E. 13th Street, Merced, CA 95341 Mercy General Medicine Clinic..............................(209) 564-4500 1248 D Street, Merced, CA 95341 Mercy Kids Care Clinic...........................................(209) 564-4500 1260 D Street, Merced, CA 95341 Pain Intervention Clinics........................................(209) 724-0316 Planned Parenthood Mar Monte............................(209) 723-7751 Facts of Life Information Line........................(800) 711-9848 United Way of Merced.............................................(209) 383-4242 V.A. Clinic Castle AFB............................................(209) 381-0105 Dialysis Clinics DaVita Dialysis Atwater..........................................................(209) 358-7681 Los Banos......................................................(209) 826-2787 Merced East...................................................(209) 205-1126 Merced North................................................(209) 723-0439 Turlock..........................................................(209) 656-7299 Satellite Dialysis Merced..........................................................(209) 383-7370 Turlock..........................................................(209) 667-4888 Health Centers Castle Family Healthcare Centers, Inc................... (209) 381-2000 3605 Hospital Road, Atwater, CA 95301 In partnership with Bloss Memorial Healthcare District www.castlefamilyhealth.org

Golden Valley Health Centers.................................(209) 383-1848 847 W. Childs Avenue, Merced, CA 95340 www.gvhc.org 18


Wound Care services El Capitan Wound and Diabetic Center................. (209) 384-1400 3315 M Street, Merced, CA 95340 Fountain View Wound Care.................................... (209) 205-1103 378 W. Olive Avenue, Suite A, Merced, CA 95348

HO ME C A R E ( C a re g i v i ng ) A private duty home care company/agency offers caregivers, home care aides, companion care, homemaker services and in some cases nursing services within a client’s home or place of residence. Payments for care are paid privately, as opposed to through Medicare. There is no state licensure for this service, therefore it is the consumer’s responsibility to research that all legal, insurance, financial, background and training requirements are met. Comfort Keepers.....................................................(209) 726-8007 2839 G Street, Merced, CA 95340 www.comfortkeepers.com

In-Home Support Services (IHSS).......................... (209) 385-3105 Medi-Cal Only Lamerson Landy Care 1599 Broadway Avenue, #55, Atwater, CA 95301 Atwater.................................................................... (209) 357-9525 Merced..................................................................... (209) 384-1818 www.lamersonhomecare.com

Amie Marchini Home Care..................................... (209) 384-3300 1450 E. 27th Street, Merced, CA 95340 Amie Marchini, Gerontologist/Owner www.amiesseniorcare.com

Provident Care........................................................ (209) 578-1210 100 Sycamore Avenue, Modesto, CA 95354 www.providentcare.com

Terrie’s TLC Senior Care......................................... (209) 658-9204 3460 R Street, Room 339, Merced, CA 95348 19


HO M E H E A LT H A G E NC IES Covenant Care at Home.......................................... (209) 250-5200 Focus Health............................................................ (209) 472-7005 Healthcare California.............................................. (559) 243-9990 Interim Healthcare of Central California............... (209) 577-4625 Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc............................. (559) 224-9078 Mercy Home Care.................................................... (209) 564-4320

HO M E L E S S S H E LT E R S & SERVIC E S “D” Street Shelter - Open 4pm -7am.......................... (209) 725-8188 Haven of Hope......................................................... (209) 564-1655 Women’s Division Housing Authority.................................................. (209) 722-3501 House of Prayer (Men Only)................................... (209) 658-1816 Human Service Agency...........................................(209) 385-3105 After 5pm shelter and food for men and women Mary‘s Mantle Maternity Home.............................. (209) 769-7092 Shelter for pregnant women 18 years and older Merced County Community Action Agency.......... (209) 723-4565 1235 W. Main Street, Merced, CA 95340 Merced County Human Service Agency Livingston.................................................... (209) 394-1680 Los Banos..................................................... (209) 826-1821 Merced......................................................... (209) 385-3000 Merced County Mental Health Services................. (209) 381-6800 Homeless population needing assistance with Transportation, SSI, ID 20


Merced Rescue Mission 1921 Canal Street, Merced, CA 95340 Men’s Division............................................... (209) 722-9269 Women’s House.............................................. (209) 722-3821

HO SP I C E C A R E Bristol Hospice - California, LLC ........................... (209) 384-1415 374 E. Yosemite Avenue, Merced, CA 95340 Community Hospice............................................... (209) 578-6300 4368 Spyres Way, Modesto, CA 95256 Hospice of Emanuel................................................. (209) 664-2550 1850 Colorado Avenue, Turlock, CA 95382 Hinds Hospice......................................................... (209) 383-3123 410 W. Main Street, Suite A, Merced, CA 95340 National Hospice & Palliative Care Organization Hotline............................................................................ (800) 646-6460

IM M IG R A N T S & R E F UGE E S Catholic Charities of Merced.................................. (209) 383-2494 Food and Shelter Central Valley Opportunity Center Service includes: Housing assistance, emergency food, remedial education, youth employment, child care and community services Merced......................................................... (209) 383-7975 Winton......................................................... (209) 357-0062 Healthy House......................................................... (209) 724-0102 Interpreter services & cultural education. Immigration Advocate............................................ (209) 383-3350 Assist with immigration paperwork 21


Immigration Project............................................... (559) 485-0679 Immigration and naturalization consultant; assist with immigration and citizenship Merced Lao Family Community............................. (209) 384-7384 Counseling, job training and other services United Way of Merced............................................. (209) 383-4242 U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services............... (800) 375-5283 English and Spanish

IN TE R M E D I AT E C A R E FA C IL ITIES An intermediate care facility is a health facility or a skilled nursing facility which provides inpatient care to patients who have a need for skilled nursing supervision and need supportive care, but do not require continuous nursing care. Atwater Loyd’s Liberty Homes, Inc....................................... (209) 357-7477 1733 Augusta Lane, Atwater, CA 95301 Stratton’s Residential Care...................................... (209) 357-2212 1553 Tamarack Avenue, Atwater, CA 95301 Merced Davidson Adult Home 1326 Brookdale Drive.......................................(209) 722-5204 48 Sun Valley Court..........................................(209) 725-1956 Davidson Children Home 1110 E. Donna Drive..........................................(209) 725-9991 2834 Marie Lane.................................................(209) 722-7647 Loyd’s Liberty Homes, Inc. 775 Columbia Avenue........................................(209) 726-6280 450 El Portal Drive.............................................(209) 725-7999 3567 San Jose Avenue........................................(209) 725-7999 Provident Health Care L.L.C................................... (209) 723-4888 1238 Catalina Drive, Merced, CA 95348 22


LEGAL SERVICES Advocates for Nursing Home Reform..................... (800) 474-1116 Area Agency on Aging, Legal Assistance................ (209) 385-7550 California Indian Legal Services............................. (800) 829-0284 California Lawyers for the Arts.............................. (415) 775-7200 California Medical Board (Fraud).......................... (800) 822-6222 Central California Legal Association..................... (800) 464-3111 Central California Legal Services........................... (209) 723-5466 Assistance with legal paperwork and services Child Support Mariposa...................................................... (209) 966-3400 Merced......................................................... (209) 381-1300 Department of Fair Employment and Housing......... (916) 478-7200 District Attorney..................................................... (209) 385-7381 Golden Valley Legal Aid.......................................... (209) 385-1451 NAACP Legal Defense & Education Fund............... (800) 221-7822 Senior Legal Hotline................................................ (800) 222-1753 Small Claims............................................................ (209) 725-4100 US Attorney’s Office ............................................... (559) 497-4000 Victim Witness Coordinator....................... (619) 557-2257 Victims of Crime Resource Center......................... (800) 842-8467 Information/referral

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MENTAL HEALTH & CRISIS SUPPORT 1-800-Therapist....................................................... (800) 843-7274 Therapist referral California Department of Mental Health............... (800) 896-4042 TTY........................................................................ (800) 896-2512 California Youth Crisis Plan .................................. (800) 843-5200 24 Hour Hotline Challenged Family Resource Center....................... (209) 385-5314 Day Program for mentally challenged adults Exhale...................................................................... (866) 439-4253 After abortion counseling hotline Kristin Brooks Hope Center................................... (800) 784-2433 24-Hour Suicide Intervention/Referral Love, Inc. (Helpline)................................................ (209) 383-1265 Lyric Gay Youth Talk line........................................ (800) 246-7743 Monday-Friday 5pm - 9pm Lyric Gay Youth Talk line........................................ (888) 843-4564 Monday-Friday 4pm - 12am & Saturday 12pm - 5pm Marie Green Inpatient Psychiatric Center.............. (209) 381-6879 Mariposa County Behavioral Health...................... (209) 966-2000 Emergency Crisis Support..................................... (209) 966-7000 Merced County Mental Health Services................. (209) 381-6800 Toll Free.................................................................. (800) 334-0163 Livingston............................................................. (209) 394-4032 Los Banos (Adult)................................................ (209) 827-2185 National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) �������� (209) 381-6844 Nationwide Teen Runaway Hotline........................ (800) 786-2929 Nine-Line Crisis Counseling (24-Hour)................. (800) 999-9999 Nationwide Crisis/Suicide Hotline for Runaways, Homeless Youth, and their Families, Short-Term Phone Counseling Program to Encourage Active, Rewarding Lives for Seniors (PEARLS)........................................................................ (209) 385-7550 24


Peer to Peer Crisis Teen Line................................... (800) 852-8336 Talk line from 6pm - 10pm Red Cross................................................................. (209) 383-2150 Monday-Friday 10am - 2pm 24 –Hour Hotline.................................................(855) 891-7325 Saint Joseph’s Behavioral Center............................ (209) 461-2000 Acute Psychiatric Hospital in Stockton Sierra Vista Child & Family Services...................... (209) 205-1058 Suicide Hotline Toll-free......................................... (800) 784-2433 Tough Love (Youth)................................................. (209) 386-0980 Westside Community Counseling Center.............. (209) 710-6100

M O T H E R & I N FA N T HEA LTH Alpha Pregnancy Help Center................................ (209) 383-4700 700 Loughborough Drive, Suite A, Merced, CA 95348 Before and After Baby............................................. (209) 384-2229 523 W. Main Street, Merced, CA 95340 www.beforeandafterbaby.org

La Leche League...................................................... (209) 756-4058 523 W. Main Street, Merced, CA 95340 Support group meetings for both new & experienced mothers to share their questions and concerns. Promotes breast feeding. March of Dimes....................................................... (888) 663-4637 Maternal & Child Health Mariposa...................................................... (209) 966-3689 Merced......................................................... (209) 381-1158 Public Health........................................................... (209) 381-1010 General Clinical Services Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Atwater......................................................... (209) 358-1593 Los Banos..................................................... (209) 826-8128 Merced......................................................... (209) 383-7454 25


SE N I O R S E R V I C E S Alzheimer’s Research Center (UCSF)..................... (559) 227-4810 Diagnosis/Information/Referral Area Agency on Aging (AAA) ............................... (209) 385-7550 851 W. 23rd Street, Merced, CA 95340 Services: Emergency Cell Phone Program, Health Insurance Counseling Advocacy Program (HICAP), Information & Assistance, Legal Assistance, Medication Management/ Senior Fall Prevention Program and Program to Encourage Active, Rewarding Lives for Seniors (PEARLS).

Day Break Adult Day Health Care.......................... (209) 357-0765 1251 Grove Avenue, Atwater, CA 95301 Day Out Adult Health Care Center........................(209) 388-9175 1460 Merced Avenue, Merced, CA 95340 Elder Care Locator.................................................. (800) 677-1116 Nationwide Information/Referral Hampshire...............................................................(209) 383-3500 3460 R Street, Merced, CA 95348 In Home Support Services (IHSS)............................. (209) 385-3105 Medi-Cal only Lifeline..................................................................... (800) 451-0525 Long-Term Care Ombudsman................................ (209) 385-7402 Lumetra – Medicare Information/Referral.............. (800) 841-1602 Mariposa County Community Services................. (209) 966-5315 Senior Information/Referral Medic Alert.............................................................. (800) 432-5378 Your vital medical information available 24 hours a day worldwide Merced County Adult Services............................... (209) 385-3105 Adult Protective Services, Adult Services Information & Referral, In-Home Supportive Services, In-Home Supportive Service, Public Authority Registry Services and Multipurpose Senior Services Program.

Merced Senior Community Center......................... (209) 385-8803 755 W. 15th Street, Merced, CA 95340

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Merced Senior Service Center................................. (209) 385-7750 851 W. 23rd Street, Merced, CA 95340 Multipurpose Senior Services Program................. (209) 385-3105 Medi-Cal Only Public Guardian/Conservator Office...................... (209) 722-1738 2777 N. Highway 59, Merced, CA 95348 Senior Nutrition Site............................................... (209) 742-7182 Social Security Office.............................................. (800) 772-1213 600 W. Olive Avenue, Merced, CA 95340 Valley Caregiver Resource Center........................... (800) 541-8614 Family Caregiver Support Program

SKIL L E D N U R S I N G FAC IL ITIE S Skilled nursing facility is a health facility which provides continuous skilled nursing care and supportive care to patients whose primary need is for availability of skilled nursing care on an extended basis. A skilled nursing facility provides 24-hour inpatient care and, as a minimum, includes physician, skilled nursing, dietary, pharmaceutical services and an activity program. Atwater Anberry Rehabilitation........................................... (209) 357-3420 1685 Shaffer Road, Atwater, CA 95301 Chowchilla Chowchilla Convalescent........................................ (559) 665-4826 1010 Ventura Avenue, Chowchilla, CA 93610 Chowchilla Memorial Healthcare District............. (559) 665-3781 1104 Ventura Avenue, Chowchilla, CA 93610 Dos Palos Dos Palos Memorial............................................... (209) 392- 6121 2118 Marguerite Street, Dos Palos, CA 93620 27


Livingston Grace Home Inc...................................................... (209) 394- 2440 13435 W. Peach Avenue, Livingston, CA 95334 Los Banos Los Banos Nursing & Rehabilitation...................... (209) 826-0790 931 Idaho Avenue, Los Banos, CA 93635 New Bethany Skilled Nursing................................. (209) 827-8949 1441 Berkeley Drive, Los Banos, CA 93635 Mariposa John C. Fremont...................................................... (209) 966-3631 5189 Hospital Road, Mariposa, CA 95338 Merced Country Villa La Sierra Care Center...................... (209) 723-4224 2424 M Street, Merced, CA 95348 Country Villa Merced Behavioral Healthcare........ (209) 723-8814 1255 B Street, Merced, CA 95341 Country Villa Merced Nursing & Rehabilitation.......... (209) 723-2911

510 W. 26th Street, Merced, CA 95340

Franciscan Convalescent Hospital.......................... (209) 722-6231 3169 M Street, Merced, CA 95348 Hy-Lond Healthcare Center.................................... (209) 723-1056 3170 M Street, Merced, CA 95348

SU P P O RT G R O U P S Al-Anon................................................................... (209) 723-1311 Twelve step program for relatives and friends of alcoholics or someone who has been a problem drinker 28


Alcoholic’s Anonymous (AA) Mariposa...................................................... (209) 966-3110 Merced......................................................... (209) 385-0309 Alcohol and Drug Services...................................... (209) 381-6880 Alzheimer’s/Dementia Support Group................... (209) 722-3944 Angel Babies............................................................ (559) 248-8579 Asthma Management Class..................................... (209) 564-4300 Baby Blues Support Group...................................... (209) 205-1058 For mothers experiencing postpartum depression. Cancer Support Group............................................ (209) 564-3600 Hosted by the Mercy UC Davis Cancer Center. Meets the last Wednesday of the month from 4:00-5:30pm. Celebrate Recovery Ministry................................... (209) 383-5038 Drugs and Alcohol Crisis Recovery Program. Extension 31 Central Valley Amputee Support Group................ (209) 599-1441 CDSMP Support Group.......................................... (209) 564-4310 Chronic Disease and Self Management COPD Support Group............................................. (209) 564-4300 Diabetes Support Group......................................... (209) 722-8118 Free Chronic Pain & Illness Support Group........... (209) 723-7761 Grief & Loss Support Group................................... (209) 383-3123 HIV/AIDS Support Group...................................... (209) 358-3617 Leukemia Lymphoma Society................................. (559) 435-1482 Families and patient’s with Leukemia, Lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease or Myeloma Low Vision Support Group..................................... (209) 722-8118 Merced Bariatric Weight Loss Support Group....... (209) 261-6333 Merced/Mariposa County Asthma Coalition......... (209) 385-5260 MISS Support Group............................................... (209) 617-2496 Support for families who have lost a child MS Challengers (Multiple Sclerosis)....................... (209) 564-4300 29


Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians & Gays.... (209) 341-2122 (PFLAG) Parkinson’s Support Group..................................... (209) 384-3300 Peripheral Neuropathy Support Group.................. (209) 358-2045 Smoker’s Cessation.................................................. (209) 381-1010 Stroke Support Group............................................. (209) 564-4310 Meets the 2nd Thursday of the month from 4:00 - 5:30pm. Understanding Your Grief...................................... (209) 384-1415 Hosted by Bristol Hospice

TRA NS P O RTAT I O N Angel Flight West ................................................... (888) 426-2643 Arranges free, non-emergency air travel for children and adults with serious medical conditions and other compelling needs.

http://www.angelflight.org

Cat Tracks................................................................ (209) 384-5969 The official transit system for the University of California, Merced Comfort Care Medical Transport........................... (209) 383-3407 Non-Emergency Medical Transport Service Company that provides ambulatory, wheelchair and gurney transport Greyhound............................................................... (209) 722-2121 710 W. 16th Street, Merced, CA 95340 Toll Free........................................................... (800) 231-2222 Merced Taxi............................................................ (209) 722-8294 The Bus.................................................................... (209) 384-3111 Dial- A-Ride – Must be 65 and older. Must complete an application within 30 days of first time of service in order to continue services. Valley Medical Transportation............................... (559) 734-8743 Must call at least 24 hours in advance. Covered by Medi-Cal Yellow Cab of Merced............................................. (209) 723-0000 Yosemite Area Transportation Services..................(209) 388-9589 (YARTS) Service to Mariposa, Yosemite, etc 30


U rgent C are Facilities A Family’s Urgent Care........................................... (209) 722-5308 2644 M Street, Merced, CA 95348 Atwater Medical Group .......................................... (209) 358-5611 1775 Third Street, Atwater, CA 95301 Castle Urgent Care.................................................. (209) 381-2027 3605 Hospital Road, Atwater, CA 95301 Express Health......................................................... (209) 356-3162 1675 Bellevue Road, Atwater, CA 95301 Fountain View Urgent Care.................................... (209) 384-5766 374 W. Olive Avenue, Suite A, Merced, CA 95348 Horisons Unlimited Health Care............................ (209) 394-8854 2275 F Street, Livingston, CA 95334 Patient’s First Urgent Care...................................... (209) 383-3990 394 E. Yosemite Avenue, Suite 200, Merced, CA 95340 Pinnacle First Urgent Care...................................... (209) 829-0444 285 N. Mercy Springs Road, Los Banos, CA 93635

VETERANS SERVICES California Veterans Information............................ (800) 952-5626 Department of Veterans Affairs.............................. (209) 827-1000 National Veterans Suicide Prevention Hotline....... (800) 273-8255 North Valley VA Outpatient Clinic......................... (209) 381-0105 Tri-Care................................................................... (888) 874-9378 Available for dealing with government & department of defense Veteran’s Employment Services.............................. (209) 726-5429 Veteran’s National Foundation................................ (888) 777-4443 31


Veterans Outreach Program................................... (209) 726-5407 Veteran’s Service Offices Mariposa...................................................... (209) 966-3696 Merced......................................................... (209) 385-7588

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Merced Community Resource Guide 2014