Resources – Senior Services

A Matter of Balance- Dublin

2017-03-17T12:07:40+00:00 March 17th, 2017|

Senior Support Program of the Tri-Valley, (SSPTV)  will present A Matter of Balance in April 2017 in Dublin.  Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities.  A Matter of Balance is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels.  The program emphasizes practical strategies to manage falls.  Classes are

Free Income Tax Preparation

2017-02-13T09:47:14+00:00 February 13th, 2017|

Free services  available to households with a 2016 income of $55,000 or less.  Exceptions may apply.  Be prepared to bring photo id for each person on your tax return, Social Security card or ITIN for each person on your tax return, W-2's for all jobs held in 2016, all 1099, 1098's and other tax forms,

Money Management Workshops

2017-02-10T20:47:56+00:00 February 10th, 2017|

Tri-Valley One-Stop Career Center is hosting two workshops to provide education on better managing bills and money. First Tuesday of the month, 10:00 - 11:00 AM, “When the Money Stops and the Bills Don’t.” Register online at www.trivalleyonestop.org/calendar or call (925) 560-9431. When: 1st Tuesdays Of Each Month Where: 6300 Village Parkway, Suite 100, Dublin.

California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform, CANHR

2017-01-23T09:26:25+00:00 January 23rd, 2017|

This California statewide State Bar-certified referral service specializes in elder issues. CANHRS's Lawyer Referral Service, (LRS) staff is available to speak with caller to determine the nature of the legal problem and, when appropriate, to refer the caller to an attorney. The confidential interview takes 10 -15 minutes and includes questions to determine the nature

Hearts in Harmony Chorus, a community chorus, seek members

2017-01-06T08:52:33+00:00 January 6th, 2017|

Senior Support Program of the Tri-Valley, SSPTV and Hearts in Harmony are sponsoring a community chorus that focuses on providing a social and comfortable environment for seniors to share in the gift of music through singing.  Although the focus is on seniors with dementia and their caregivers, no senior will be turned away.  All Seniors

Tax Services

2016-12-27T09:56:06+00:00 December 27th, 2016|

Free services are available to households with a 2016 income of $54,000 or less.  Exceptions may apply.  Be prepared to bring photo id for each person on your tax return, Social Security card or ITIN for each person on your tax return, W-2's for all jobs held in 2016, all 1099, 1098's and other tax

Counseling (Support and One on One) for Older Adults

2016-11-02T09:46:29+00:00 November 2nd, 2016|

Crisis Support Services of Alameda County offers support groups and one on one counseling for older adults in North Oakland.   Pre-registration is required and the group size is limited to 8 participants.  Services are provided by counselors in training supervised by licensed therapists. There is a sliding scale fee based on income; no one

Eldercare Locator

2016-08-26T09:16:32+00:00 August 26th, 2016|

The Eldercare Locator, a public service of the Administration on Aging, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is a nationwide service that connects older Americans and their caregivers with information on senior services. Website: www.eldercare.org Phone: 1-800-677-1116

Spectrum Community Services, HEAP (Home Energy Assistance Program) & Weatherization

2016-07-20T11:16:41+00:00 July 20th, 2016|

Spectrum Community Services Inc., administers federally-funded programs to help low-income household pay their energy bills (HEAP, Home Energy Assistance Program) and provide energy-savings measures (Low Income Weatherization Assistance Program) to people who meet the eligibility requirements.  See website for application packet and/or application pick up locations in Dublin, Pleasanton, Livermore. HEAP :  (510) 881-0300 ext 216,