Monterey County, California Resources

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Aging and Adult Services:

The Aging and Adult Services Branch provides health and social work services to seniors and people with disabilities. The mission of Aging and Adult Services is to promote the health and safety of individuals in need of services and support due to illness or disability. The goal of Aging and Adult Services is to delay or prevent inappropriate institutionalization of seniors and people with disabilities. This goal is achieved through the coordination of an array of home and community based services.

Aging and Adult Services is often the initial point of contact for people seeking information about senior services. The Information, Referral & Assistance program specializes in information related to the needs of seniors and people with disabilities. The services of Information, Referral  & Assistance are open to the general public.

Toll Free: (800)510-2020
Salinas: (831)755-4466
King City: (831)385-7400
Marina: (831)883-7565

Adult Protective Services:

Adult Protective Services are mandated by Federal and State law to investigate and respond to all allegations of suspected elder and dependent adult abuse, which includes physical, financial, emotional, self neglect, and neglect by others. A dependent adult is any person age 18 to 64 who due to a mental or physical disability is dependent upon another person for their care. An elder is a person 65 years of age and older.

Salinas: (831)755-4466
Peninsula: (831)883-7565

Department of Social & Employment Services
1000 S. Main Street. Ste. 211A
Salinas, CA 93901
24 Hour Hotline: (800) 960-0010
Phone: (831)755-8500
Phone: (831)883-7565

Meals on Wheels:

Monterey Senior Center
280 Dickman Ave
Monterey, CA 93940
Phone: (831)646-3878

Alliance on Aging
415 Queen Street
King City, CA 93930
Phone: (831)385-0557

Kings City Senior Center
King City, CA  93930
Phone: (831)385-4562

Senior Dining Program
615 Apple Avenue
Greenfield, Ca 93927
Phone: (831)674-5100

Marina Senior Center
211 Hillcrest Avenue
Marina, Ca 93933
Phone: (831)384-6009

Meals-On-Wheels of the Monterey Peninsula
Sally Griffin Senior Center
700 Jewel Avenue
Pacific Grove, Ca 93950
Phone: (831)375-4454

Meals-On-Wheels of the Salinas Valley
40 Clark Street, Suite C
Salinas, Ca 93901
Phone: (831)758-6325

Legal Resources:

Office of the Sheriff
1414 Natividad Road
Salinas, Ca 93906

Salinas Phone: (831)755-5111
Monterey Phone: (831)647-7911
King City Phone: (831)385-8311
Watsonville Phone: (888)242-8840

Salinas (831)755-3700
Monterey (831)647-7702
King City (831)385-8312

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