The following resources are provided as an online library of local and national organizations, agencies and associations that can help you find services, support and educational information.

General Information

Fire, Police & Medical Emergencies – 911
California Poison Control – 800-222-1222
CenCal Health – 685-9525
Cottage Health System – 682-7111
Cottage Hospital-Santa Barbara – 682-7111
Cottage Hospital-Goleta Valley – 967-3411
Cottage Hospital-Santa Ynez Valley – 688-6431
Cottage Rehabilitation Hospital – 687-7444
Long Term Care Ombudsman of SB County – 922-1236
Sansum Clinic Health Resource Center – 681-7672

Senior Services

ActiveLink Lifestyles – 929-6062
Area Agency on Aging – 925-9554
Central Coast Commission of Senior Citizens – 800-510-2020
Alliance for Living and Dying Well – 845-5314
Center for Successful Aging – 963-8080
Dream Foundation – 564-2131
Family Service Agency – 965-1001
Food from the Heart – 898-3981
Friendship Adult Day Care Center – 969-0859
HiCap (Insurance Assistance) – 928-5663
Hospice of Santa Barbara – 563-8820
Jewish Family Services – 957-1115
Life Chronicles – 866-998-5433
Lifeline (Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital) – 967-3411
Lifeline (SB Cottage Hospital) – 569-7572
Meals-on-Wheels (SB only) – 683-1565
Mobile Meals (SB, Goleta, Carpinteria) – 683-4458
Real Help – 965-1531
Santa Barbara Village – 729-8828
Senior Living Consultants – 963-6045
Senior Relocation Services – 452-4423

Services for Disabled

Braille Institute – 682-6222
Coast Caregiver Resource Center – 962-3600
Food from the Heart – 898-3981
Hearing Impaired/CA Relay Services – TTY 800-735-2929
Hearing Impaired/CA Relay Services – Non-TTY Users 800-735-2922
Independent Living Resource Center – (TDD) 963-0595
Jodi House – 563-2882
Solutions at Santa Barbara – 683-1995
Tri-Counties Regional Center – 962-7881

Medical Equipment/Installation/Modifications

Loan Closet – VNHC – 690-6235
Apria Healthcare – 800-829-1343
Federal Drug – 687-7551
Grab Bars by Leroy – 687-1158
Love Handles-grab bars/ramps – 276-9298
Patrick Strebel-grab bars/ramps – 687-0946
Santa Barbara Healthcare – 892-4501

Transportation

Easy Lift – 681-1181
H.E.L.P. of Carpinteria – 684-0065

Fiduciary/Care Management

Elder Care Management Services – 680-4090
LivHome – 687-8766
Santa Barbara Estate Services – 308-6842
Senior Planning Services – 966-3312
Sharon Kennedy Estate Management – 681-1347
Wilson Fiduciary Services – 451-7775

Santa Barbara County Services

Adult Protective Services – 681-4550
Alcohol, Drug & Mental Health Services – 888-868-1649
Child Protective Services – 800-367-0166
Children’s Resource & Referral of SB County – 962-8988
Health Care Services – 681-5102
Housing Authority for the City of Santa Barbara – 965-1071
Housing Authority for the County of Santa Barbara – 967-3402
IHSS-In Home Supportive Services – 681-4550
Medi-Cal Eligibility – 681-4401
MIA – Medically Indigent Adult – 681-5398
MSSP – Multi Purpose Senior Services – 965-9525
Public Guardian – 564-5377
Veterans Services – 681-4500

Financial and Legal Aid

Catholic Charities – 965-7045
EDD/SDI – 800-480-3287
Legal Aid Foundation – 963-6754
Social Security Office – 866-695-6285

Disease-Related Organizations

Alzheimer’s Association, CA Central Chapter – 892-4259
American Cancer Society – 963-1576
American Diabetes Association – 800-Diabetes
American Heart Association – 963-8862
Arthritis Foundation-Pacific Region – 323-954-5750
Cancer Victors & Friends – 969-9157
Diabetes Resource Center – SB County – 687-5586
Lung Association – 963-1426
Mental Health Association – 884-8440
Mesothelioma.net – 1-800-692-8608
Multiple Sclerosis Association – 683-8566
Muscular Dystrophy Association – 560-7651
Ostomy Association – 963-1577
Parkinson Association – 683-1326
Rheumatoid Arthritis Support Network – 1-800-405-4043
United Cerebral Palsy – 966-1112

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