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Senior Home Care in Pleasanton
Aging in Place Home Care serves customers throughout the East Bay out of our headquarters located in Pleasanton.
If you or your family member who lives in Pleasanton is considering whether to move to an assisted living facility or to remain at home with a caregiver, we know that this is a difficult time and a tough decision. We’ve worked with many families over the years and will help you weigh your options.
There is no one right option for everybody, but whichever option you choose, you should be aware of the pros and cons.
Home care in Pleasanton is the less known as an option compared to relocating to an assisted living facility. However, home care is becoming increasingly popular as an option allowing seniors to stay in their homes and receive the care they need. In the past, hiring a caregiver was a difficult process usually done by individual family member. That was a difficult task which often resulted in hiring caregivers that didn’t work out.
But today, Pleasanton-based Aging in Place Home Care makes the transition to homecare much easier. Whether you are looking for part-time hourly care, short-term care, or live-in care, we will work hard to match you with the right caregiver to accommodate your needs. Give us a call today at (925) 660-7090 for a free consultation to discuss your care options.
Senior Care Resources in Pleasanton
Are there places that provide meals to Pleasanton seniors?
Pleasanton seniors can enjoy a nutritious lunch at the Sage Café, provided by Open Heart Kitchen, in cooperation with the Area Agency on Aging of Alameda County, and the City of Pleasanton.
Lunch is served Monday-Friday. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and lunch is served from 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Please call by 1 p.m. the day before you would like to visit the Café 925-931-5363 to make a reservation. Walk-ins are welcome at noon on a first come first serve basis. 1 percent milk served daily.
The program asks for a suggested Donation: $3.00. Annual registration for the lunch program required.
To view the current menu for the month, please click here
Please call 925-931-5363 for more information.
Meal Deliveries for Seniors Facing Serious Health Issues
For seniors facing serious health issues, a wonderful non-profit group called Culinary Angels offers free meals delivered to your door every other Wednesday, typically between 3 and 5 PM. For more information, contact Culinary Angels at https://culinaryangels.org/request-a-meal/.
Additional Food and Nutrition Resources in Alameda County
Alameda County Community Food Bank; www.accfb.org
CalFresh (California’s Food Stamp Program); www.alamedasocialservices.org
North County Multi-Service Center (2000 San Pablo Ave., Oakland, 94612)
Eastmont Self-Sufficiency Center (6955 Foothill Blvd., 1st Floor, Oakland 94605)
Mercy Brown Bag Program (supplemental groceries twice month to eligible low-income seniors); http://mercyretirementcenter.org
510-534-8540 ext. 369
Senior Resources Food Co-op (wholesale produce) St. Paul’s Church, Oakland; www.stpaulsoakland.org
Where places do you recommend for caregivers to visit in Pleasanton?
The Pleasanton Senior Center is an excellent resource. The Pleasanton Senior Center’s mission is to provide activities and services that meet the diverse needs of mature adults in the community and seeks to assist them in maintaining healthy and independent lives through programs that enrich the body, mind and spirit.
Some options offered by the Pleasanton Senior Center include:
- exercise classes
- learn to speak Spanish
- discover woodcarving
- join the book club
- get involved in arts and crafts
- day trips
- special events
- card games.
For more information, call (925) 931-5365.
What options are available for Pleasanton seniors who need transportation to medical appointments?
At Aging in Place Home Care, our caregivers often provide transportation to medical appointments, physical therapy and gyms. Please ask us how we can help with regular transportation services!
Paratransit: Pleasanton Paratransit Service offers transportation for seniors in Pleasanton and Sunol who are 70 years and older or 18 and older and ADA qualified. Tickets for Pleasanton Paratransit Services and Wheels are available at the Pleasanton Senior Center.
A non-profit organization, Senior Support of the Tri-Valley also offers a program called The Volunteers Assisting Seniors with Transportation (VAST) program. It is designed to meet the needs of seniors who have an essential but non-urgent medical appointment and have exhausted all other options to obtain a ride (Paratransit, Wheels Dial-A-Ride, relatives, friends and neighbors).
The program supplements existing public and paratransit services by providing door through door transportation via volunteer drivers and staff. The program does not provide emergency or same day transportation.
- Seniors 60 and over
- Live in Dublin, Pleasanton, Livermore and Sunol
- Unable to find a ride with a relative, friend or use other means of transportation
- Able to transfer in and out of a vehicle without assistance.
- Need a ride to a medical appointment or health related service.
Hours: Rides are available Monday – Friday by appointment only.
Cost: All rides are provided FREE of charge.
Short Term Care in Pleasanton
Short term caregivers in Pleasanton can be an excellent resource for people recovering from a surgery or needing fill-in help when the primary caregiver is unavailable.
Live In Care in Pleasanton
When around-the-clock care is necessary, we are here to help. Our trained caregivers will be at your Pleasanton or Tri-Valley home help you with daily tasks, to intervene in emergency situations and most importantly, to be a companion.
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