Welcome to Aging & Community Services.

To Report Elder or Dependent Adult Abuse call (209) 468-3780.

Aging and Community Services

The Department of Aging and Community Services supports older adults, adults with disabilities, family caregivers, and residents in long-term care facilities. The Department’s services support older and disabled individuals to live as independently as possible in the community; promote healthy aging and community involvement; and assist family members in their vital care giving role.

Funding for services related to older adults 60+ years is primarily from the Federal Older Americans Act  ( Area Plan )

For more information, call 209-468-1104.

Information and Assistance is offered at no cost. Contributions are accepted and appreciated. There is no obligation to contribute. Contributions are confidential and will be used to expand services.

Outside San Joaquin County, call 800-510-2020.

The service areas and services for this program are listed below. Click on any entry for more information.


Interpreter services are available at no cost.

Ofrecemos servicios de interpretación sin costo.


Important Information




Adult Protective Services (APS)


Caregiver Support


Community Centers


Home Energy Assistance Program - HEAP


In-Home Supportive Services - IHSS


Case Management Program


Nutrition Services


Ombudsman - Long Term Care


Volunteer Opportunities


Fall Prevention

The Area Agency on Aging is supported by the Administration for Community Living (ACL), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). A total of $2,818,049, or 37 percent, of the programs will be financed by Federal funds, and $4,810,091 or 63 percent, will be funded by other resources.

Helpful Numbers

Child Abuse Hotline

(209) 468-1333

Elder Abuse

(209) 468-3780 or
(888) 800-4800

Fraud Hotline

(209) 953-7733