County of Marin Health and Human Services

Adult Protective Services Resources

Alzheimer’s Association: A national organization with local chapters that provide supportive programs and services for people diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, and their caregivers.

California Advocates for Nursing Home reform (CANHR): Provides statewide advocacy to improve the choices, care and quality of life for California’s long term care consumers. Has searchable data base of long term care and assisted living facilities.

California Department of Aging (CDA): State of California agency that administers programs that serve older adults, adults with disabilities, family caregivers, and residents in long-term care facilities throughout the State.

California Department of Social Services (CDSS): State of California website for Adult Protective Services.

Family Caregiver Alliance: Provides programs at national, state and local levels to support and address the needs of families and friends providing long-term care at home.

Institute on Aging: Provides services to enable elders to maintain their health, well-being, independence, and participation in the community.

National Council for Aging Care (NCAC): A national resource center dedicated to the care of older adults.

Superior Court Website: Provides information about how to access court services, and procedures, find forms, and links to other important resources.