Friendship Center is a fully licensed non-profit adult day services program providing professional, compassionate, affordable care at two sites – Montecito and Goleta. Contact them at their two locations:
Santa Barbara: 89 Eucalyptus Lane, Santa Barbara, California 93108 • Phone (805) 845-7442
Visit their website at: http://friendshipcentersb.org
Our local Alzheimer’s Association is committed to supporting those who suffer from Alzheimer’s and other forms of Dementia, as well as those who care for them with support groups, education, and referrals to valuable resources.
Call them at (805) 892-4259 or visit their website:
HOSPICE OF SANTA BARBARA:
HSB is a non-profit organization that provides compassionate care to those dealing with a life-threatening condition as well as support for those dealing with grieving the loss of a loved one. Services provided include nursing and other personal care for patients, and individual and group counseling for family and friends.
Call them at 805-563-8820 or visit their website:
COAST CAREGIVER RESOURCE CENTER:
CCRC provides support to family members and other caregivers with information, referrals, and consultation to help enable them to provide competent care at home, and ease what is often an overwhelming burden.
Call them at (805) 569-8948 or visit their website:
COMMUNITY CARE LICENSING:
CCL oversees licensing requirements for Residential Communities and is an invaluable resource for those seeking information on quality of care.
Call them at 805-562-0400 or visit their website:
ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES:
If you suspect an elderly person is being mistreated physically, psychologically, or financially, or that they are suffering neglect from another or even themselves, APS workers are on staff 24 hours a day to assist.
Call them at (805) 681-4550 or visit their website: