Elder Abuse Resource Organizations

Elder Abuse Resources

To simplify gathering information regarding elder abuse we have compiled the following list of Resources.html:

California:
California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform
1610 Bush Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
Contact: Patricia McGinnis
ph: (415)474-5171
www.canhr.org

Nursing Home Guide – sponsored by CANHR
www.nursinghomeguide.org

Foundation Aiding the Elderly
P.O. Box 254849
Sacramento, CA 95865-4849
Contact: Carole Herman
ph: (916)481-8558
fax: (916)481-8329
e-mail: carole@4fate.com

National Senior Citizens Law Center
Los Angeles, CA Office
3435 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 2860
Los Angeles, CA 90010-1938
(213) 639-0930
(213) 639-0934 fax
Send an e-mail to the Los Angeles office
www.nsclc.org

California Department of Health Services’ Licensing and Regulation
Regulates Skilled Nursing Facilities and Acute Care Hospitals
Los Angeles County
(323) 869-8519
Toll Free: (800) 547-8267
Ventura County Office (805) 604-2926

California Department of Social Services’ Community Care Licensing
Regulates Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly, Adult Residential Facilities and other Non-Skilled group homes.

Ventura County and Santa Barbara County Office
360 S. Hope Avenue, C-105
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
(805) 682-7647

L. A. County Office
(310) 568-1807

Long Term Care Ombudsman Program
Los Angeles County Office
(310) 393-3618 or (800) 334-9473

Ventura County Office
(805) 656-1986

For statewide listing of Ombudsman Programs:
Ombudsman Contacts

Elder Abuse Reporting Hotline
Los Angeles County (800) 992-1660
Santa Barbara County (805) 692-4011
Ventura County (805) 654-3200
Kern County (800) 277-7866

Adult Protective Services
Los Angeles (213) 351-5401
Oxnard (805) 240-2800
Ventura (805) 654-3260
Simi Valley (805) 582-8062

National:
National Citizens’ Coalition for Nursing Home Reform (NCCNHR)
1424 16th Street, NW, Suite 202
Washington, D.C. 20036
202-332-2276 (phone)
202-332-2949 (fax)
www.nccnhr.org

Elder Care Online
54 Amuxen Court
Islip, N.Y. 11751
info@ec-online.net