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Great Plates Delivered

PURPOSE: Delivery of prepared meals to homebound seniors and high-risk individuals during the COVID-19 pandemic.

ELIGIBILITY

  • Age 65+
  • Age 60-64 at High Risk (Document exposure to COVID-19 or underlying health conditions)
  • Unable to prepare meals at home
  • Live alone or with 1 other eligible adult
  • Do not have a current support system
  • Do not currently receive meals from another federal program

TO CHECK ELIGIBILITY OR INQUIRE ABOUT THE PROGRAM CONTACT ADULT AND AGING SERVICES AT:

1-707-463-7900 -OR- 1-877-327-1799

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Platillos de Comida a Domicilio

Objetivo: Entrega de comidas preparadas a personas de la tercera edad y personas de alto riesgo durante la pandemia DE COVID-19.

ELEGIBILIDAD

  • Las personas de 65 o más años
  • Edad 60-64 en alto riesgo (Exposición documentada a COVID-19 o condición de salud subyacente)
  • Incapaz de preparar comidas en casa
  • Vivir solo o con otro adulto elegible
  • No tiene un sistema de soporte
  • Actualmente no recibe comidas de otro programa federal

PARA VERIFICAR LA ELEGIBILIDAD O CONSULTAR SOBRE EL PROGRAMA CONTACTE A LOS SERVICIOS PARA ADULTOS Y ENVEJECIMENTO AL:

1-707-463-7900 -O- 1-877-327-1799

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Adult Protective Services (APS)

APS helps elders (65 years and older) and dependent adults (18-64 who are disabled) when these adults are unable to meet their own needs, or are victims of abuse, neglect, or exploitation. APS investigates allegations of abuse and neglect, including self neglect, and provides information and referral, assessment, and short term case management. These services are available to any elder or dependent adult regardless of income.

 

If you suspect elder or dependent adult abuse, call the Mendocino County
24-hour APS hotline at (877) 327-1799.

Report of Suspected Dependent Adult/Elder Abuse (SOC 341)

Report of Suspected Dependent Adult/Elder Financial Abuse (SOC 342) 

Si sospecha abuso de adultos mayors o adultos dependientes, llame
a la línea directa de APS del Condado de Mendocino
a las 24 horas al (877) 327-1799.

 

General Assistance (GA)

GA benefits offer financial assistance and emergency homeless assistance to disabled or unemployed single adults. GA also provides SSI advocacy, employment services, and burial assistance.

In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS)

IHSS is a program that provides services to low income elderly and disabled individuals and couples who need assistance in order to remain safely in their own homes. Disabled children with extraordinary need may also be eligible for IHSS.
State of California website, In-Home Supportive Services page

Public Authority

Serves as the employer of record for collective bargaining for 1,400 In Home Supportive Services providers in Mendocino County. The Public Authority Registry refers IHSS care providers seeking work, all of whom have been fingerprinted, passed a criminal background check, and attended a program orientation, to IHSS recipients needing assistance.
State of California website, IHSS Provider page

Public Guardian/Public Administrator

The Public Guardian / Public Administrator Unit initiates the Court process to invoke and renew conservatorships, handles the affairs of individuals who die without family to administer their estates, and provides case management for conserved persons with mental health disabilities, dementia, or severe frailty.

Veteran's Services

The Veteran's Services program provides financial benefits, medical care, and counseling to eligible veterans and their dependents.

Continuum of Care for the Homeless

The Mendocino County Homeless Services Continuum of Care (MCHSCoC) is a collaborative of over thirty-one agencies throughout Mendocino County. The Collaborative Applicant for the MCHSCoC with monthly meetings at Mendocino County HHSA in Ukiah. Continuum activities include the Point in Time Census and Survey of individuals and families experiencing homelessness, Coordinated Entry, Permanent Housing, and collaboration toward securing and maintaining HUD funded housing projects for addressing homelessness in Mendocino County.

Ombudsman

The Lake and Mendocino County AAA Ombudsman Program provides a free and confidential service that maintains and improves the quality of life for residents in long-term care facilities.

Area Agency on Aging

The Area Agency on Aging carries out a wide range of functions (advocacy, inter-agency linkages, information sharing, etc.) designed to develop or enhance comprehensive and coordinated community based services for all older persons, under the leadership and direction of the California Department of Aging.

Locations & Contact

Please note: Some programs and services may not be available at office locations listed below. Contact us at (707) 463-7900 to verify locations and office hours.

Adult Protective Services 24-Hour Emergency Line:
(877) 327-1799

Ukiah

747 S. State Street
P.O. Box 839
Ukiah, CA 95482

Phone: (707) 463-7900
Toll Free: (877) 327-1799
IHSS Fax: (707) 463-7979 
APS Confidential Fax: (707) 467-5886

 


Willits

472 E. Valley Street 
Willits CA 95490

Phone: (707) 456-3700
IHSS Fax: (707) 456-3741
APS Confidential Fax: (707) 467-5886


Fort Bragg

764 S. Franklin Street
P.O. Box 1306
Ft Bragg CA 95437

Phone: (707) 962-1000
IHSS Fax: (707) 962-1140
APS Confidential Fax: (707) 467-5886


Supportive Housing Program

Ukiah
Ukiah Community Center [Map]
888 N. State Street
Ukiah, CA 95482

Phone: (707) 462-8879
Fax: (707) 462-0654

Willits
Willits Community Services [Map]
229 E. San Francisco Street
Willits, CA 95490

Phone: (707) 459-3333
Fax: (707) 459-0850

Ft. Bragg
Hospitality House [Map]
460 S. Franklin Street
Fort Bragg CA 95437

Phone: (707) 961-0172
Fax: (707) 961-0217