Senior Service

There are 57 programs in the Senior Service Category.

Adventist Health Lodi Memorial (Adult Day Services)
Eligibility: Adults requiring supervision and/or the need for socialization. Wheelchair participants are welcome.
Fees: Vary; based on full-day attendance.

Adult Day Care is a licensed program at Hutchins Street Square for older and disabled adults who cannot fully care for themselves. The program provides friendly, stimulating care and support through a variety of daily activities that encourage group participation. Caregiving families can also find support services through this program, as well as referrals to other programs and services available for older and disabled adults.Adult Day Care helps fill the gap between senior centers and...

Alzheimer's Aid Society of Northern California
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Alzheimer’s Aid Society of Northern California provides families with education, support, guidance and referral services. The Society promotes education to the general public and the professional community and conducts in-services to skilled nursing, residential facilities and law enforcement. The Society also contributes to research seeking the cause, possible prevention, treatment and cure of Alzheimer's disease. The Society works to educate legislators about Alzheimer's disease, as well as...

Alzheimer's Association - Greater Sacramento Office
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Alzheimer's Association - Greater Sacramento Office's mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's through the advancement of research, to provide enhanced care and support to all affected, and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. The office serves eight counties in the Greater Sacramento area, including San Joaquin. They estimate that over 60,000 people in the region have Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia and over 180,000 caregivers provide support. The fre...

Asian Pacific Self-Development and Residential Association (APSARA)
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Asian Pacific Self-Development and Residential Association (APSARA) is an educational, problem-solving organization that provides leadership for Park Village Apartments and its surrounding residents by collaborating with larger communities to provide a safe and positive environment that promotes economic development and small business. APSARA offers many services which include:Housing and Family Support ServicesTutoring Program (After School Program)Mental Health (Outreach and Education)Communit...

Astoria Senior Living (Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group/Grief Support)
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Astoria Senior Living is an assisted living and memory care facility that offers educational seminars and support groups. Caregiver Support Group meets the fourth Thursday of the month with families and friends who have a loved one with dementia.

Bethel Gardens
Eligibility: Residents must be 60 years of age or older and meet income guidelines as set by San Joaquin County.
Fees: Sliding scale

Bethel Gardens has been designated as a low-income housing complex for low-income seniors in the Lodi area. The complex offers one-bedroom apartments only.Please call complex manager, Carolyn Marzolf, for information on the application process and waiting list.

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Juvenile Division (Foster Grandparent Program NCYCC)
Eligibility: Be at least 55 years old and meet federal income guidelines.
Fees: None

Foster Grandparent Program, operating since 1965, in a partnership between the Corporation for National and Community Service, CNCS, and the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Juvenile Division, provides mentoring through relationships with incarcerated youth at the Northen California Youth Correctional Center located in Stockton, CA. Their Foster Grandparents also provide youth with tutoring, help improve self-esteem, and provide the one-on-one attention every child needs...

California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation (DFPI) (Seniors Against Investment Fraud (SAIF))
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Seniors Against Investment Fraud (SAIF) protect from fraud and educate Californians over the age of 50 about financial and investment fraud, common scams, and unscrupulous sales practices that specifically target seniors. SAIF exists because seniors are prime targets for financial fraud and scams. The goal of the SAIF program is to empower seniors to make informed decisions about investments and finances.Seniors Against Investment Fraud (SAIF) empowers seniors by providing valuable inf...

Casa Manana Inn
Eligibility: Independent Senior Living (62+) and must meet income criteria. San Joaquin County Housing Authority vouchers are accepted.
Fees: $353 per month

Casa Manana Inn is a 62+ senior project conveniently located near a beautiful park with a senior center, public transportation, shops and medical offices. Casa Manana offers sixteen studio apartment units of very affordable housing for independent senior citizens with a myriad of activities which include on site laundry facilities, a small general store, a library, bingo, monthly birthday celebrations, and weekly delivery of free commodities and fresh vegetables and fruit. Americans with Disabil...

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Stockton
Eligibility: Vary
Fees: Vary

For over 70 years, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Stockton has provided social services to people in San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Calaveras, Tuolumne, Alpine, and Mono counties, and throughout the years, it has served as a sign of hope in local communities for people of all ages, religions, and races. Today, Catholic Charities administers direct social services and advocacy through the following programs, as well as those listed separately in this directory: SERVICES FOR SENIORS AND CAREGIVERS...

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Stockton (Advance Care Planning)
Eligibility: Vary
Fees: None

The Advance Care Planning Program aims to promote the education and awareness of advanced care directives and end-of-life conversations with both health care providers and the broader community. Its purpose is to enhance the quality of life, and promote the dignity of each person while supporting individual values and preferences in the area of health care decisions by providing outreach and education regarding advanced health care directives.

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Stockton (Multi-purpose Senior Services Program (MSSP))
Eligibility: Eligibility requirements include all of the following: 65 years of ageMedi-Cal with a zero share of cost Eligible for placement in a nursing facility (ICF/SNF) but prefers to remain at homeResidents o...
Fees: None

Multi-purpose Senior Services Program (MSSP) utilizes a multi-disciplinary team approach by providing case management services and some purchases of services to improve the participant's ability to remain independently at home. Each participant receives a comprehensive health and psycho-social assessment on an annual basis. Contact is made monthly, with home visits quarterly. Emphasis is on coordination and advocacy of existing community services for which the client is eligible. Individual...

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Stockton (Senior Transportation)
Eligibility: Must be 60 years or older, live independently in San Joaquin County and have no other form of transportation.
Fees: None

Senior Transportation program provides free transportation to medical appointments and grocery stores in San Joaquin County.

City of Lathrop Parks and Recreation Department
Eligibility: Please see website.
Fees: Vary by program.

The City of Lathrop Parks, Recreation and Maintenance Services offers the following services:Before- and after-school Kids' ClubSpring, Summer, Fall, and Winter Kids' CampsTeen Center ProgrammingYouth and Adult Leisure ClassesYouth and Adult SportsSenior Classes, Exercise, and Educational ProgramsSenior Lunch Program, Commodities and Senior Brown Bag ProgramActivity Fee Assistance Available

City of Stockton Community Services Department (Arnold Rue Community Center)
Eligibility: Ages 3 to 60 years old.
Fees: Vary

Arnold Rue Community Center provides youth and adults with an array of organized activities like indoor soccer, arts and crafts, basketball, dances, an after school program, and a senior program. Many more classes are available for all ages. Please call for more information. Facilities are available for rental.The Center provides: Holiday celebrationsA fitness room with exercise equipmentGuest speakers and other special events are scheduled throughout the yearHot lunches daily at 11:00 a.m. t...

City of Stockton Community Services Department (Seifert Community Center)
Eligibility: Ages 19 months to 100 years old.
Fees: Vary

Seifert Community Center provides young children, youth and adults with an array of organized activities like indoor soccer, arts and crafts, basketball, after school program and instructional classes. Rooms are available for rent. Please call for more information.

City of Stockton Community Services Department (Sports and Fields)
Eligibility: Youth under 18 years of age and adults.
Fees: Vary

The Community Services Department offers safe, fun, and friendly youth and adult sport programs at schools, playgrounds, and community centers. They provide recreational, rather than competitive, programs for our youth so they learn to participate in group sports in a positive environment.

City of Stockton Community Services Department (Stribley Community Center)
Eligibility: None
Fees: Vary

Stribley Community Center provides youth with an array of organized activities like indoor soccer, art contests, teen concerts, arts and crafts, basketball, dances and many others. There is also a Teen Advisory Board, a weight room and the After School Express Program.Senior program available for adults ages 50 and over. Programs offered include painting, crafts, bingo and cards. Seniors are provided with hot lunches daily from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for those 60 and older. Cost for lunch i...

City of Stockton Economic Development Department
Eligibility: Low-income families
Fees: None

City of Stockton Economic Development Department provides the following assistance to qualified low and moderate income City of Stockton residents:The Housing Division administers programs that create housing opportunities for residents of Stockton through down payment assistance, emergency repairs, and neighborhood improvements.Available Housing Programs:Down Payment Assistance ProgramEmergency Repair ProgramHousing Reconstruct Loan ProgramHousing Rehabilitation ProgramNeighborhood Improvem...

City of Tracy (TRACER Bus Service)
Eligibility: TRACER Bus Service is a door to door service available for ADA/Medicare passengers and Tracy Residents age 65 and older. The subsidized taxi is a service available to senior and ADA/disabled resident...
Fees: Vary

TRACER Fixed Route Service offers six routes that connect riders to places like Downtown Tracy, Tracy Outlets, West Valley Mall, Wal-Mart, and most middle and high schools. Service runs from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Saturdays. Students ride free on TRACER Fixed Route. Cash fare for adult one-way is $1.25, $0.50 for seniors/disabled/ADA/Medicare Day pass adult fare is $3.00 and $1.25 for seniors/disabled/ADA/Medicare. Ten-ride ticket or w...

City of Tracy Recreation Division (Lolly Hansen Senior Center)
Eligibility: Those ages 50 years and over, residing in the Tracy and surrounding area.
Fees: None

Lolly Hansen Senior Center provides educational, social, nutritional, recreational and wellness activities for senior citizens residing in the Tracy and surrounding area.

Delta Plaza Apartments
Eligibility: Senior housing only (55 and older). Must meet income eligibility criteria.
Fees: Subsidized monthly rent and application fees (credit, background check and holding fee).

Delta Plaza Apartments, a housing project of Visionary Home Builders of California, is available to low-income senior citizens from San Joaquin County. Interested individuals must apply for the Project Based Voucher Program (Section 8) waiting list for seniors. Applications can be obtained at the County of San Joaquin Housing Authority’s office located at 2575 Grand Canal Blvd., Suite 100, Stockton. For more information, please call (209) 468-5000.

Doctors Behavioral Health Center
Eligibility: None
Fees: Vary according to services. Insurance accepted.

Doctors Behavioral Health Center is a psychiatric treatment facility with inpatient and partial hospitalization programs for seniors and adults.

Eligibility: Age 60 years and above.
Fees: None

Elderlink is a senior referral service that can assist and guide families in understanding what options are available to them. They are the only senior care referral service licensed by the Department of Public Health. They provide independent and free personalized senior care placement services to fully screened and approved nursing home, board and care, and assisted living facilities. They understand that finding a facility for an aging relative is a difficult process, and are available to as...

Escalon Heritage House
Eligibility: Residents must be 62 years of age or over and meet income guidelines as set by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Housing is available for those with mobility impairments or disabi...
Fees: Subsidized monthly rent: 30% of gross monthly income.

Escalon Heritage House provides low-income, subsidized housing for senior citizens in the Escalon area. Complex offers studio apartments as well as one bedroom apartments. Please call apartment manager for specific information about waiting list, time frame and application completion.

Escalon Ministerial Association (Community Action Resources of Escalon (C.A.R.E.))
Eligibility: Low-income residents of Escalon, Farmington and Collegeville. Must show proof of residency at each visit.
Fees: None

Community Action Resources of Escalon (C.A.R.E.) provides weekly supplemental food for low-income residents of Escalon, Farmington, and Collegeville. A bag of food is given for each household on Wednesdays between 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The Senior Brown Bag Program offers people over 60 years of age on fixed incomes one bag of food every second and fourth Tuesday of the month from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The fee is $12 yearly. C.A.R.E also distributes government commodities to low-income hous...

Ester's Haven Adult Day Wellness Center
Eligibility: Must be at least ages 55+, ambulatory or semi-ambulatory without combative behavior.
Fees: Please call for registration fee.

Ester's Haven Adult Day Wellness Service is designed to promote the physical, social, emotional, and cognitive needs of adults ages 55+. They provide a full range of facilitated and supervised therapeutic activities. They offer necessary respite for families and caregivers caring for ambulatory individuals with chronic conditions like stroke, sensory limitations, Parkinson's, Alzheimer's and other related dementia. Services offered:Adult Day CareAdult Day ServicesNutrition AssistanceRespiteGeria...

Golden Valley Health Centers
Eligibility: None
Fees: Medi-Cal, Medicare, Covered California, and most private insurance accepted. Sliding scale fee available. Proof of income or last year's tax information is required.

Golden Valley Health Center (GVHC) cares for people from all walks of life. As a Federally Qualified Health Center — an FQHC — they follow the Federal and the State of California regulations pertaining to the type and quality of health services provided to anyone, regardless of their ability to pay. Golden Valley Health Center provides:Board certified and licensed professionals. In an emergency, one of their doctors is on-call 24-hours a day to provide care. Each health center uses electronic he...

Hammer Lane Village
Eligibility: Low-income senior citizens over the age of 62 years old or disabled.
Fees: Vary

Hammer Lane Village provides low-income, subsidized housing for senior citizens in the Stockton area. Studios and one bedroom apartments are available. Please contact apartment manager for specific information on waiting list, time frame and application completion process. Section-8 based rent is based on 30% of income.

Hospice of San Joaquin
Eligibility: Patient Care: terminally ill patients with prognosis of six months or less requested by medical doctor. Bereavement Support Groups and workshops are for those who have lost loved ones regardless of ag...
Fees: Please see below.

Hospice of San Joaquin believes that everyone deserves a comfortable and peaceful closure. Their professional team offers a comprehensive care plan which includes professional medical, social, spiritual and emotional care (support) for the patient, family and caregivers. Each patient's individualized plan of care is designed to fit specific needs and choices. Visits are as patient and family require or request by the appropriate hospice team member. 24-hour on-call hospice nurse. Continuous ...

Internal Revenue Service (IRS) (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) and Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE))
Eligibility: Please see below.
Fees: None

Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) and the Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) Programs offer free tax assistance to taxpayers who qualify. Trained community volunteers may help with special credits, such as Earned Income Tax Credit, Child Tax Credit and Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled. In addition to free tax return preparation assistance, most sites also offer free electronic filing (e-filing). Individuals taking advantage of the e-file progr...

Jene Wah, Inc. (HomeMake, Personal Care, Telephone Assurance, Congregate Meals )
Eligibility: Senior citizens residing in San Joaquin County.
Fees: None

Jene Wah, Inc. is a comprehensive community services agency that enables elderly citizens to live independently and enhance their quality of life. This multi-service agency also provides nutrition information for seniors, transportation to doctor visits, interpretation services and assistance with tax preparation. In addition, they offer congregate meal services, homemaker services, personal care and telephone assurance. The agency is open to new immigrants. They provide naturalization class...

Lao Family Community Empowerment, Inc. (LFCE)
Eligibility: Open to anyone who needs the services - contact the office for eligibility requirements.
Fees: None

Lao Family Community Empowerment (LFCE) assists refugees and immigrants with developing skills needed to become self-supportive. Services include mental health, health access and education, home visitation, Hmong youth project, parent engagement, senior services, Covered California health insurance, information and referral and naturalization services.LFCS is also affiliated and involved with People and Congregations Together (PACT) and Pacific Institute for Organizing (PICO) to promote, mot...

Legal Services of Northern California (LSNC) (Western States Pension Assistance Project (WSPAP))
Eligibility: Western States Pension Assistance Project (WSPAP) is a pension counseling project within Legal Services of North California (LSNC) that provides services free of charge. WSPAP serves callers of all ag...
Fees: None

Western States Pension Assistance Project offers a knowledgeable pension team that can help you understand your retirement plan rights and claim the benefits you have earned, regardless of the type of company or retirement benefit involved. Messages are returned within one to two weeks. They also assist with:Claim retirement benefits that have been deniedPension overpayment and recoupment questions Tracking down retirement benefits from past employers Understanding and correcting pension benefi...

LOEL Senior Center
Eligibility: Senior citizens residing in the Lodi area. Sixty years or older for nutrition program, all other programs 50 years or older.
Fees: None. Small fee for tai chi, bus trips, painting supplies and bingo.

LOEL Senior Center addresses the nutritional and social needs of seniors. Congregate lunch served daily. The Center helps seniors remain healthy and independent through a variety of organized activities such as exercise, crafts, tai-chi, yoga, bunco, mah-jongg, ping pong, Mexican Train dominoes, pickleball, dance, cards, bingo, knitting, and crochet.

Manteca Senior Center
Eligibility: Seniors age 50 years or older.
Fees: No membership fees; some events and activities may have a nominal fee.

Manteca Senior Center provides recreational programs, events, educational activities and social services to those age 50 years or older. Trips and tours are offered to all ages (must be at least 21 years old). The Center also provides hot lunches on-site.

Optimal Hospice Care
Eligibility: Terminally ill patients or anyone experiencing the loss of a loved one.
Fees: None

Optimal Hospice Care works together with patients and their families to enhance quality of life. Hospice services are available for those typically affected by any type of life-limiting condition. By utilizing the most modern pain and symptom management techniques combined with a compassionate support system, hospice services help to reduce the overwhelming stress and anxiety that can come with caring for a loved one with a life limiting illness at home or in a residency facility.Hospice Care ...

San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services
Eligibility: Varies by program.
Fees: None

San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services provides countless assistance to caregivers, the aged, disabled and low-income population of San Joaquin County. These services include:Information and assistanceAdult Protective Services (APS) ProgramOmbudsman ProgramIn-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) ProgramMeals on WheelsCase ManagementFamily Caregiver Support ProgramRetired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)Energy programs Energy Crisis Intervention Program (ECIP)Home Energy As...

San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services (Adult Protective Services)
Eligibility: Persons over 65 years or those between the ages of 18 and 64 who have a physical or mental limitation which restricts their ability to carry out normal activities or to protect their rights.
Fees: None

Adult Protective Services provides investigation, resources and support to prevent or remedy danger to dependent adults and seniors who are unable to protect their own interests. Services are provided only upon permission of the client. Services are coordinated with law enforcement, mental health and other community agencies.Staff investigate allegations of physical abuse, financial exploitation, mental suffering, fear, neglect by caretakers, self-neglect, abandonment, mental incompetence, lac...

San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services (Boggs Tract Community Center)
Eligibility: Boggs Tract Community Center serves qualifying individuals living in the 95201, 95202, 95203, 95204, 95207, 95209, 95211, 95219 and 95234 zip codes.
Fees: None

Boggs Tract Community Center is committed to providing community members with information and access to a variety of agencies that provide services in the areas of human services, employment, health, nutrition, housing assistance and education services.Boggs Tract Community Center offers a wide range of services. Please see below:Food and Nutrition Services:Government Commodity Program: Food is distributed on the third Thursday of the month.Emergency Food Program & Donated Food: Emergency fo...

San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services (Garden Acres Community Center)
Eligibility: Must be low-income (some programs are not income based). To qualify for emergency food, must bring in documentation. Please call to learn what documentation is needed for each family member.
Fees: None

Garden Acres Community Center participates in the government commodity program for individuals meeting income and residence requirements. Food is distributed on the third Thursday of the month at 8:00 a.m. to qualifying individuals living in the 95212, 95215 and 95236 zip codes. Emergency food is distributed on Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Donated food is distributed on most Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 11:00 a.m.Other services:Assistance with homeowners and renters assistance ...

San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services (In-Home Supportive Services)
Eligibility: Any of the following requirements: 65 years of age or olderLegally blindPermanently disabledLiving in their own homeMeet all SSI/SSP requirements or on Medi-CalDisabled (any age) on SSI...
Fees: None

San Joaquin County In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) provides assistance to those individuals who are unable to remain safely in their own homes without assistance. IHSS offers domestic services, meal preparation and non-medical personal services. The amount of help a person receives depends upon the social worker’s evaluation using State guidelines along with the aid of a doctor’s report.

San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services (Kennedy Community Center)
Eligibility: Must live in 95206 (East of El Dorado Avenue) or 95336. To qualify for emergency food, clients must bring in documentation. Please call to learn what documentation or identification is needed for each...
Fees: None

Kennedy Community Center offers emergency food to low-income individuals and families living in San Joaquin County. Emergency food distribution is available on most Tuesdays (except the Tuesday before the 3rd Thursday of month) from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.Donated Food Distribution is most Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays (except the Monday and Wednesday before Commodities on 3rd Thursday of the month). Food is given at 11:00 a.m. (when food is available). Sign in starts at 8:00 a.m. and is fir...

San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services (Lodi Community Service Center)
Eligibility: Clients must reside in specific zip code areas. Please call for more information.
Fees: None

Lodi Community Service Center provides families with emergency food on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11:00 a.m., serving up 30 families. To qualify, families must be low-income residents living in San Joaquin County (Lodi, Galt, Thornton, Clements, Victor and Woodbridge). For emergency food, clients must bring the following documentation:( Photo ID and proof of address other than ID such as a PG&E, telephone bill or rent receipt). Identification is needed for each family member. They also provid...

San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services (Meals on Wheels)
Eligibility: Must be 60 years of age or older and homebound.
Fees: None

San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community services Meals on Wheels (Home Delivered Meals) provides a nutritious meal and personal contact to homebound seniors in the San Joaquin County community. Their highest priority deliveries are for the seniors that live alone and are potentially frail. A 5-pack of frozen meals are delivered to your door weekly, along with fresh milk and fruit. All menus are reviewed by two nutritionists to ensure compliance with Federal Guidelines. Meals are des...

San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services (Northeast Community Center)
Eligibility: Varies
Fees: None

Northeast Community Center provides the following services:Commodity Program Distribution takes place the 3rd Thursday of the month to qualifying individuals living in the 95205 zip code. Distribution starts at 8:30 a.m. There is no food the third week of the month, because of Commodity distribution on Thursday.Weekly Food Distribution is Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:15 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. or while supplies last.There are programs for seniors 60 years and older, including a Brown Bag progr...

San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services (Ombudsman and Long Term Care)
Eligibility: San Joaquin County long-term care residents and their family and friends, or facility staff.
Fees: None

The Long Term Care Ombudsman program has paid staff and state-certified volunteers who advocate for the dignity, quality of life and care of all long-term care residents residing in licensed care facilities. Services may include residents rights, abuse investigation, advanced health care directives, community resources, mediation, and much more. Ombudsman volunteer opportunities are also available.

San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services (Senior Lunch Program - Congregate Meals)
Eligibility: 60 years and older
Fees: None. Contributions are welcome.

Senior Lunch provides delicious meals in a group setting, otherwise known as congregate meals, throughout San Joaquin County at the various community centers and senior centers that meet USDA dietary guidelines. Menus are reviewed by nutritionists to ensure compliance with federal guidelines. Meals are designed to be low fat, low salt, and low sugar. Please visit website for frequently asked questions.

San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services (Taft Community Center)
Eligibility: Low-income Stockton residents living in the 95206, 95231 and 95330 zip codes. Residents must provide picture identification and proof of residency (utility bill or a current bill).
Fees: None

Taft Community Center offers a wide range of services. Please see below:Food and Nutrition Services:USDA Commodity Food - every 3rd Thursday of each month from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.Donated Foods - Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. with exceptions. Donated Food is not distributed Friday before the commodity week, the week of commodities, and last Wednesday of each month.Emergency Food Assistance - Mondays and Wednesdays from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.; once every 90 days;...

San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services (Thornton Community Center)
Eligibility: Varies. Please call for more information.
Fees: None

Thornton Community Service Center provides assistance to families primarily living in the Thornton/North San Joaquin County area. They offer the following services: Food giveaways on Tuesday and Thursday at 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Proof of residency in the area for new participants Emergency food programClothes closetVITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program) Youth Program Intramural Sports Program Computer Lab Recreation Games Arts & Crafts Classes Homework Club After-School SnackSeni...

San Joaquin County Historical Society and Museum
Eligibility: None
Fees: Please see below.

The San Joaquin County Historical Museum reveals the rich history of San Joaquin County, including the cultures and heritage of the Miwok and Yokuts Indians, the founding and development of Stockton by Charles Weber, the early twentieth century invention of the tractor and bulldozer (both invented in the county), and the evolution of modern agriculture. The Museum has eight exhibit buildings and four historic buildings, including the 1848 Weber house and the 1866 Calaveras School. Exhibits inclu...

San Joaquin County Human Services Agency
Eligibility: Programs are funded by the state and federal governments and eligibility is based upon their guidelines.
Fees: None

San Joaquin County Human Services Agency is the community's provider of those services essential to the well-being of county residents. While all of the programs are locally administered, most are federally- and/or state-funded. Their mission is to lead in the creation and delivery of services that improve the quality of life for the community. Human Services Agency provides a variety of programs and services locally. These programs include: CalWORKs, CalFresh, Medi-Cal, Aging and Adult Serv...

San Joaquin County In-Home Supportive Services Public Authority (Registry Services)
Eligibility: Recipients of Registry must be authorized for services by In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS). Individuals can apply to be listed on the Registry if they are interested in working as a home care provi...
Fees: None

San Joaquin County In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Public Authority operates a registry of available home care providers for IHSS recipients. IHSS also certifies IHSS recipients and providers in First-Aid and CPR and offers many in-house services such as: nutrition, health and safety, basic computer and internet skills, infection control, depression, Parkinson’s Disease and much more. They are always looking for individuals who are professional, courteous and responsible to work as IHSS prov...

San Joaquin Regional Transit District (RTD) (Mobility Services)
Eligibility: None
Fees: Vary

San Joaquin Regional Transit District (RTD) offers public transportation services throughout Stockton and between surrounding communities in San Joaquin County. Route schedules and times vary. Please call or visit RTD's website for more details.Hopper Routes: The Metro Hopper is a deviated, fixed-route bus service serving popular destinations throughout the Stockton city limits. The County Hopper is a deviated fixed-route bus service connecting the Metro and rural areas of San Joaquin County. Mo...

Second Harvest Food Bank of San Joaquin and Stanislaus Counties
Eligibility: All families and individuals in need.
Fees: None

Second Harvest Food Bank of San Joaquin and Stanislaus Counties provides referrals to families and individuals in need of food assistance in their area. These referrals are given to those most at risk of going hungry.Food 4 Thought partners with existing tutorial programs at schools, community centers and youth organizations. The program provides a bag of supplemental groceries twice a month to the children and their families as a reward for good attendance at these tutorial programs.Senior Br...

Stockton PACE
Eligibility: Please see below.
Fees: No fees for participants enrolled in Medi-Care/ Medi-Cal.

Stockton PACE is an integrated health plan and care team that provides medical and social services to keep the frailest elderly living in the community. They have an interdisciplinary team of doctors, nurses, social workers, rehab specialists, and aides to meet their participants needs in their facility and in the community. Eligibility includes all of the following:Be age 55 or olderReside in San Joaquin or Stanislaus counties (zip codes at certified by th...

Stockton Symphony
Eligibility: None
Fees: Vary

Formed in 1926, the Stockton Symphony is the third oldest continuously performing orchestra in California, surpassed in longevity only by the San Francisco Symphony and the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Stockton Symphony provides the community with a variety of music, entertainment and esteemed guest artists, and is comprised of some of California’s finest professional musicians.Mission: To inspire joy and build community through the magic of music.Vision: Stockton Symphony electrifies audiences of ...