USA Community Resources

Information and Referral

American Cancer Society 1-800-ACS-2345
Council on Aging Silicon Valley (408) 296-8290 2115 The Alameda San Jose, CA 95126-1141
Bay Area Hospice Information 916-925-3770
Center for Living with Dying 408-980-9801
Center for Elderly Suicide Prevention 415-750-4180 ext. 230
Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention 408-279-3312650-579-0350
Family Caregiver Alliance 800-445-8106415-434-3388
MSSP & Linkage Program – Santa Clara County 408-296-8290
MSSP & Linkage Program – San Francisco 415-750-4150 x333
MSSP & Linkage Program – Oakland 510-238-2372
MSSP & Linkage Program – Fremont 510-574-2065
Senior Information and Referral Services
(Info. on Assisted Living Communities)
800-777-7575650-573-3900
Helplink 800-273-6222415-772-7339

Boarding Care Homes and Skilled Nursing Homes

Counseling

Hume Center – Fremont (510) 745-9151 39420 Liberty Street, Ste. 140 Fremont, CA 94538-2289
Financial Services
Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program (HICAP) 1-800-200-0268
Medi-Cal Benefits, Dept. of Human Services 415-863-9892
Medi-Cal Benefits, Dept. of Human Services 415-557-5000
Medi-Cal Benefits, Dept. of Human Services 415-863-9893(510) 748-0342

Legal Services

India Community Center
Senior Adults Legal Assistance

Food Services

Meals on Wheels Alameda County 510-494-4588
Masala Cuisine – Alameda County (510) 878-2643
Meals on Wheels Santa Clara County 800-510-2020

Social Services

Medi-Cal benefits, Food Stamps & Cash Assistance – Santa Clara County 408-271-5500

Support Groups

Mesothelioma Support Community  888-708-5660

Transportation

American Cancer Society Road to Recovery 1-800-227-2345
Look on CAPS/Chai for more information

Organ Donation

California Transplant Donor Network 888-380-9821510-444-8500

Death Certificate

County Recorder – Alameda 510-272-6363
County Recorder – Contra Costa 925-313-6712
County Recorder – San Mateo 650-363-4500
County Recorder – San Francisco 415-554-2700
County Recorder – Santa Clara 408-885-2010

Hospice/Home Care Services

Hospice of the Valley (408) 559-5600request@hospicevalley.org 4850 Union Ave., San Jose, CA 95124
Heartland Home Health Care & Hospice (408) 986-1801 ‎ 2005 De La Cruz Blvd # 271
Pathways Home Health Care & Hospice 1.888.755.7855408.730.5900info@pathwayshealth.org # 585 North Mary Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94085
Odyssey Health Care and Hospice of Northern California – Campbell (408) 626-4868 1500 E. Hamilton Suite 212 Campbell, CA 95008
Odyssey Health Care and Hospice of Northern California – Hayward (510) 537-9400 22320 Foothill Blvd.Suite 200Hayward, CA 94541
Optimal Hospice Care (408) 207-9222 3375 Scott Blvd, Ste.310 Santa Clara, CA 95054
Vitas Healthcare Corporation of California – Newark 510.438.9602Email 39899 Balentine Dr. Suite 161 Newark, CA 94560
Vitas Healthcare Corporation of California – Foster City Email 1291 East Hillsdale Blvd. Suite 225 Foster City, CA 94404
Vitas Healthcare Corporation of California – Walnut Creek 925.930.9373Email 365 Lennon Lane Suite 140 Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Sutter VNA and Hospice (800) 698-1273bartlee1@sutterhealth.org Multiple Bay Area Locations
In Home Supportive Services – Alameda County 510-577-1800
In Home Supportive Services – Santa Clara County 408-928-3737

Hospitals

Good Samaritan Hospital (408) 559-2011 2425 Samaritan Drive San Jose, CA 95124
Regional Medical Center of San Jose (408) 259-5000 225 N. Jackson Ave., San Jose, CA 95116
O’Connor Hospital (408) 947-2500 2105 Forest Ave. San Jose, CA 95128
Valley Medical Center (408) 885-4330 751 S. Bascom Ave. San Jose, CA 95128
Stanford Hospital (650) 723-4000 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305
Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital (650) 497-8000 725 Welch Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94304
El Camino Hospital – Mountain View (650) 940-7000 2500 Grant Road, Mountain View, CA 94040
El Camino Hospital – Los Gatos (408) 378-6131 815 Pollard Rd., Los Gatos, CA 95032
San Mateo Medical Center (650) 573-3955 222 West 39th Ave., San Mateo, CA
Alameda County Medical Center – Fairmont Hospital (510) 895-4200 15400 Foothill Blvd., San Leandro, CA 94578
Highland General Hospital (510) 437-4800 1411 E. 31st St. Oakland, CA 94002
Washington Hospital Fremont (510) 797-1111 2000 Mowry Avenue, Fremont, CA 94538
Kaiser Permanente – Oakland (510) 752-1000
Kaiser Permanente – Santa Clara (408) 236-6400
Kaiser Permanente – San Jose (408) 972-7000 5755 Cottle Rd., San Jose
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center (510) 655-4000 350 Hawthorne Ave., Oakland, CA
India Community Center (free medical clinic)

Senior Centers

India Community Center – Senior Programs (Milpitas)
India Community Center – Senior Programs (Cupertino)
India Community Center – Senior Programs (Fremont)

Palliative Care Centers – Hospital Based

Mortuary Services