Adult and Aging Services provides a variety of programs to enhance the independence of adults and provide support for the families that help them. The Area Agency on Aging (AAA) programs are also run through Merced County Human Services Agency. These programs are notated with (AAA) after the program title.
Recruits, trains, and offers care providers for IHSS recipients who do not have a family member or friend to care for them.
Legal Services (AAA)
Gives free legal service for seniors.
Provides free monthly bus passes for seniors age 60-61 utilizing public transportation services.
Alzheimer's Day Care Resource Center (AAA)
Gives day care for seniors with Alzheimer's disease which includes meals, therapy, and recreational services.
Family Caregiver Respite Program (AAA)
Provides respite for caregivers of seniors and for seniors who are caregivers.
Senior Community Service Employment (AAA)
Gives training and employment for low income seniors.