Fresno County Resource List

24-Hour Hotlines (Call 911 for Emergency)

Agency/Service Contact Info
Alcoholics Anonymous
Find a Meeting
(559) 221-6907
fresnoaa.org/meetings
Alzheimer’s Association Helpline (800) 272-3900
alz.org
CalHOPE Warm Line (833) 317-HOPE (4673)
calhope.org
California Youth Crisis Line (800) 843-5200
Central Valley Crisis & Suicide Prevention Lifeline (888) 506-5991
centralvalleysuicidepreventionhotline.org
Child Abuse Hotline (Fresno County) (559) 600-8320
Fax: (559) 266-2463
www.fresnocountyca.gov/cps
Disaster Distress Helpline (800) 985-5990
samhsa.gov
Domestic Violence Crisis Hotline
Marjaree Mason Center
(559) 233-4357
mmcenter.org
Elder Abuse Careline
Fresno County Adult Protective Services (APS)
(559) 600-3383
www.fresnocountyca.gov/aps
Gambling Hotline
California Office of Problem Gambling
(800) 426-2537
cdph.ca.gov
LGBT Elder Hotline
Advocacy & Services for LGBTQ+ Elders
(800) 234-SAGE (7243)
sageusa.org
Long-Term Care Ombudsman CRISISline
Assists residents in long-term care facilities with issues related to day-to-day care, health safety, personal preferences and investigates reports of abuse or neglect
(800) 231-4024
aging.ca.gov
Narcotics Anonymous (559) 255-5881
centralcalna.org
National Domestic Violence Hotline (800) 799-7233
thehotline.org
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 988
(800) 273-8255
TTY (800) 799-4889
988lifeline.org
Rape Crisis Line
Rape Counseling Services Fresno
(559) 222-7273
rcsfresno.org
SAMHSA’s National Helpline
Substance Abuse
(800) 662-HELP (4357)
samhsa.gov
The Trevor Project
LGBTQ Youth
(866) 488-7386
Text: “START” to 678-678
thetrevorproject.org
United Way
Community Services Information & Referral
211
uwfm.org
Veterans Crisis Line 988
(800) 273-8255
TTY (800) 799-4889
Text: 838255
veteranscrisisline.net

 

Adult Day Care & Adult Day Health Care

Agency/Service Contact Info
Adult Day Health Care of Fresno & Clovis (559) 319-1644
(559) 227-8600
fresnocenter.org
Cedarbrook Adult Day Care (559) 512-1153
koelschseniorcommunities.com
Heritage Adult Day Health Care (559) 222-0304
Heritage West Adult Day Health Care (559) 261-1115
OASIS Adult Day Center (559) 221-0396
valleycrc.org
PALS Adult Day Center (559) 224-9121
https://valleycrc.org/
Valley Adult Day Health Care (559) 454-0386
valleyadultfresno.com

 

Alzheimer’s Disease

Agency/Service Contact Info
Alzheimer’s Association (800) 272-3900
alz.org
Alzheimer’s & Memory Center
UCSF Fresno
(559) 227-4810
fresno.ucsf.edu

 

Caregiving

Agency/Service Contact Info
Caregiver Action Network Help Desk (855) 227-3640
caregiveraction.org
Caregiver Resource Program (559) 224-9154
valleycrc.org

 

Elder Abuse and Services

Agency/Service Contact Info
Adult Protective Services (APS) (559) 600-3383
www.fresnocountyca.gov/aps
California Aging and Adult Information Line (800) 510-2020
(559) 214-0299
aging.ca.gov
Friendship Line California (888) 670-1360
ioaging.org
Long-Term Care Ombudsman
Valley Caregiver Resource Center
(559) 224-9177
valleycrc.org/ombudsman-program
Senior Companionship
Catholic Charities
(559)498-6377
ccdof.org

 

Financial Assistance 

Agency/Service Contact Info
General Relief
Fresno County Department of Social Services
(855) 832-8082
www.fresnocountyca.gov/general-relief
ReCoverCA Expanded Eligibility
California Department of Housing and Community Development - Disaster Financial Assistance; ReCover California launches Program for Homeowners Affected by the 2020 disasters
www.hcd.ca.gov/grants-and-funding/recoverca

 

Food Programs

Agency/Service Contact Info
CalFresh (855) 832-8082
www.fresnoca.gov/calfresh
Central California Food Bank (559) 237-3663
ccfoodbank.org
Fresno Madera Agency on Aging (FMAAA)
Offers home delivered meals, Linkages program and the Multipurpose Senior Services Program (MSSP)
(559) 214-0299
(800) 510-2020

 

Fraud

Agency/Service Contact Info
CA Office of the Attorney General
Complaint Referral Table
(800) 952-5225
TTY/TDD (800) 735-2929
oag.ca.gov
Homeowner’s HOPE Hotline
Mortgage Fraud/Loan Scams
(888) 995-4673
995hope.org
Identity Theft Hotline (877) 438-4338
TTY (866) 653-4261
usa.gov
Medi-Cal or In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Fraud (800) 822-6222
dhcs.ca.gov
Medicare Fraud (800) 633-4227
medicare.gov
Social Security Fraud
US Office of the Inspector General
(800) 269-0271
oig.ssa.gov
Telemarketing & Mass Marketing Fraud (877) 382-4357
justice.gov
USPS Mail Theft or Mail Fraud (877) 876-2455
uspis.gov

 

Health Insurance

Agency/Service Contact Info
Covered California (800) 300-1506
TTY (888) 889-4500
coveredca.com
HICAP
Medicare Insurance Counseling
(559) 224-9117
valleycrc.org
Medi-Cal
Fresno County Department of Social Services
(855) 832-8082
www.fresnocountyca.gov/medi-cal
Medicare (800) 633-4227
TTY (877) 486-2048
medicare.gov

 

Housing

Agency/Service Contact Info
Fresno Madera Agency on Aging (FMAAA)
Housing Options for Seniors
(800) 510-2020
Housing Authority (Fresno County) (559) 443-8400
TTY (800) 735-2929
fresnohousing.org

 

Housing Advocacy

Agency/Service Contact Info
California Department of Fair Employment & Housing (800) 884-1684
TTY (800) 700-2320
calcivilrights.ca.gov
Fair Housing Council of Central California (559) 244-2950
TTY (800) 855-7100
fhc-cc.org
Mobilehome Assistance Center (800) 952-8356
TTY (800) 735-2929
hcd.ca.gov

 

Legal Assistance

Agency/Service Contact Info
California Rural Legal Assistance Foundation
DACA and Naturalization services
(559) 486-6278
crlaf.org
Central California Legal Services
Legal Advice Line
(800) 675-8001
centralcallegal.org
Centro La Familia Advocacy Services
DACA Services and Support with the filing fees, Family Petitions, U Visa, VAWA, T Visa, Naturalization (Citizenship), Green card renewals, FBI/FOIA records requests
(559) 237-2961 Fresno
(559) 840-0656 Kerman
(877) 294-3772
centrolafamilia.org
Fresno County Bar Association
Attorney Referral and Information
(559) 264-0137
fresnocountybar.org
State Bar of California
Legal Guide Pamphlets
(415) 538-2000
calbar.ca.gov
Superior Court of California
Family Law/Self Help Center
(559) 457-2100 (option 4)
fresno.courts.ca.gov

 

Mental Health & Substance Abuse

Agency/Service Contact Info
California Peer-Run Warm Line (855) 845-7415
mentalhealthsf.org
Fresno County Department of Behavioral Health (800) 654-3937
Behavioral Health Page
Fresno Survivors of Suicide Loss (559) 322-5877
hindshospice.org
Friendship Line California (888) 670-1360
ioaging.org
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Helpline
Fresno Chapter
(559) 224-2469
namifresno.org
PAIN (Parents of Addicts in Need) (559) 579-1551
painnonprofit.org

 

Money Management / Representative Payee Services

Agency/Service Contact Info
American Representative Payee Services (559) 485-3144
arps.us
Public Guardian Office
Fresno County Department of Behavioral Health
(559) 600-1500
www.fresnocountyca.gov/public-guardian
Social Security Administration
Representative Payee Program
(800) 772-1213
TTY (800) 325-0778
ssa.gov
Turning Point Payee Services (559) 499-2683
tpocc.org

 

Programs for Persons Living with Disabilities

Agency/Service Contact Info
California Department of Rehabilitation (916) 324-1313
(800) 952-5544
TTY (844) 729-2800
dor.ca.gov
California Relay Service 711
ddtp.cpuc.ca.gov
California Telephone Access Program (800) 806-1191
californiaphones.org
Central Valley Regional Center (CVRC) (559) 276-4300
cvrc.org
Deaf & Hard of Hearing Service Center (559) 225-3323
VP (559) 578-4117
dhhsc.org
In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS)
Fresno County Department of Social Services
(559) 600-6666
www.fresnocountyca.gov/ihss
Resources for Independence Central Valley (559) 221-2330
Talking Book Library for the Blind (559) 600-3217
fresnolibrary.org
Valley Center for the Blind (559) 222-4447
myvcb.org

 

Refugee Services & Cultural Brokers

Agency/Service Contact Info
The Fresno Center (559) 255-8395
fresnocenter.org

 

Social Security

Agency/Service Contact Info
Social Security Administration (800) 772-1213
TTY (800) 325-0778
ssa.gov

 

Transportation

Agency/Service Contact Info
Clovis Round Up
Paratransit
(559) 324-2770
clovistransit.com
Clovis Transit / Stageline (559) 324-2770
clovistransit.com
Fresno Area Express (FAX) (559) 621-7433
fresno.gov
Fresno County Rural Transit Agency (855) 612-5184
ruraltransit.org
Handy Ride
Paratransit
(559) 621-7433 (application)
(559) 621-5770 (reserve/cancel)
fresno.gov
Senior Taxi Scrip Program (Age 70+) (559) 233-4148
measurec.com

 

Utilities

Agency/Service Contact Info
CARE/FERA Alternative Rate Programs (PG&E) (866) 743-2273
pge.com
Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) (559) 263-8300
fresnoeoc.org
Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) (559) 263-1320
fresnoeoc.org
Medical Baseline Allowance (PG&E) (800) 743-5000
pge.com
Relief for Energy Assistance through Community Help (REACH) (PG&E) (800) 933-9677
pge.com
Vulnerable Customer Program (PG&E) (800) 743-5000
pge.com

 

Veterans

Agency/Service Contact Info
Fresno County Veterans Services Office (559) 600-5436
www.fresnocountyca.gov/vso
VA Central California Health Care System (559) 225-6100
va.gov
Veterans Caregiver Support Line (855) 260-3274
caregiver.va.gov