Personal Care Assistance Resources

California Department of Aging

California Healthcare Foundation

Family Caregiver Alliance: Provides information, education and support to caregivers, call (800) 445-8106 or visit

Institute on Aging (SF Bay Area) or call (415) 750-4111.

In Home Support Services Program for Medi-Cal Recipients

Jewish Family Services (San Francisco Bay Area): Seniors at Home Program. For more information, contact (415) 449-3777 or visit

Medicare Home Health Care/Nursing Home Compare

National Association for Home Care and Hospice: For more information, contact (202) 547-7424 or visit the website.

National Eldercare Locator (U.S. Administration on Aging)

The information and resources listed here are not intended to be an endorsement, nor are the listings all-inclusive. The resources are provided in hopes that they provide direction as you begin your search for support. Please check with the individual agencies for updated information.


Reviewed by health care specialists at UCSF Medical Center.

This information is for educational purposes only and is not intended to replace the advice of your doctor or health care provider. We encourage you to discuss with your doctor any questions or concerns you may have.

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