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Save a Life: CPR and Other First-Aid Classes

Save a Life: CPR and Other First-Aid Classes

Local, regional and online options for learning CPR, AED and first aid.

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About This Resource Section

With the March 2015 launch of our new website, we’re expanding our resource listings to help you quickly connect with more agencies, organizations and information useful to boomers, seniors and their families. Email suggestions for useful non-commercial links to editor@seniorfan.com.

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Amador, Calaveras and Tuolumne County Public Safety Links

Quick links to police and fire departments, emergency alert systems’ registration pages and more.

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Adult Protective Services

Adult Protective Services

Adult Protective Services contact information for Alpine, Amador, Calaveras, Mariposa, Tuolumne and Stanislaus counties.

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Amador County Civic and Business Links

Quick links to municipal agencies, business groups and more.

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Calaveras County Civic and Business Links

Quick links to municipal agencies, business groups and more.

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Tuolumne County Civic and Business Links

Quick links to municipal agencies, business groups and more.

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Address Signs for Safety

Address Signs for Safety

Sources for reflective signs that make it easy for fire, police or paramedics to find your house.

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Agencies Assisting Seniors and their Families

Agencies Assisting Seniors and their Families

Nonprofit organizations or county departments serving older adults in the region.

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Animal Rescue & Adoption Resources

Animal Rescue & Adoption Resources

Are you looking for a new best friend or do you have time to help animal adoption and rescue groups? A list of contacts across the region.

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Canoe or Kayak Paddles in the Mother Lode

Canoe or Kayak Paddles in the Mother Lode

Put-in locations and other info to help you plan your next trip to these foothill lakes, reservoirs and rivers.

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Gun Clubs

Gun Clubs

Central Sierra gun clubs, shooting centers and ranges.

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Caregiver Support Groups

Caregiver Support Groups

These agencies and groups offer help to caregivers.

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Commissions on Aging

Commissions on Aging

These volunteer panels serve as a voice for seniors throughout the foothills.

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Creative Outlets: Art Classes, Writing Groups & Much More

Creative Outlets: Art Classes, Writing Groups & Much More

Where to explore your creative side in Tuolumne, Amador, Calaveras and Mariposa counties.

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Day Trips, Recreation & Gambling

Day Trips, Recreation & Gambling

Quick links to indoor and outdoor fun in the foothills.

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Depression and Suicide Prevention Resources

Depression and Suicide Prevention Resources

Click here for a substantial list of resources to help those coping with depression.

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Disaster Preparation for Pets and Livestock

Disaster Preparation for Pets and Livestock

Wherever you live in the foothills, these resources will help you protect your pets and livestock before, during and after wildfire or other disasters.

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Drought & Weather Monitoring

Drought & Weather Monitoring

Web links to drought and weather information.

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Elder Abuse Prevention

Elder Abuse Prevention

Contact information for regional Adult Protective Services offices and other elder abuse resources.

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Employment Help

Employment Help

Links to job search and job training services.

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FANtastic Free and Low-Cost Resources

FANtastic Free and Low-Cost Resources

FAN’s 2016 guide to free and inexpensive services, goods and programs in our foothill communities.

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Fire Emergency Information 2017

Fire Emergency Information 2017

Tuolumne, Calaveras and Amador county emergency links and phone numbers.

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Fire Prevention Tips

Fire Prevention Tips

Check out these websites for tips on fire safety and prevention.

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Food Banks & Projects

Food Banks & Projects

Foothill groups feed the hungry.

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Free Grief and Health Support Groups

Free Grief and Health Support Groups

Free support groups in Tuolumne, Calaveras and Amador counties, as well as other areas, offer help for coping with health conditions and grief.

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Friendship & Clubs

Friendship & Clubs

Central Sierra service and social clubs abound.

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Genealogical Research

Genealogical Research

Get help with genealogical research from these foothill groups.

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Health Resources

Health Resources

Links to health departments, health information and medication lists.

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Grandparenting

Grandparenting

Local programs and support services for grandparents raising grandchildren in the Central Sierra.

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Historical Societies, Museums & Archives

Historical Societies, Museums & Archives

Links to foothill museums, archives and history projects, including veterans history.

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Hospice Services

Hospice Services

Agencies provide care and support for the terminally ill and their families in the Tuolumne-Calaveras-Amador region.

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Medicare Help

Medicare Help

Medicare counseling and information links.

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Scam & Fraud Prevention

Scam & Fraud Prevention

Where to report or learn more about various types of scams.

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Senior Centers, Programs & Meal Sites

Senior Centers, Programs & Meal Sites

Foothill agencies offer a wide range of senior programs and services.

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State and National Resources

State and National Resources

Helpful state and national links to websites providing information on a vast range of topics, from medical and legal information to caregiver support, housing help, Veterans Affairs, Social Security, Medicare and much more.

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Suicide Prevention

Suicide Prevention

Foothills, Central Valley and national resources, including crisis lines, support groups and more.

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Movies & Live Theater

Movies & Live Theater

Links to movie theaters and live theater in Amador, Tuolumne and Calaveras counties.

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Transportation

Transportation

Public transportation and nonprofit links offering senior rides in Tuolumne, Calaveras and Amador counties.

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Veterans Services, Support and Employment

Veterans Services, Support and Employment

Local veterans service offices, support and employment links.

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Visual Impairments and Blindness Resources

Visual Impairments and Blindness Resources

Educational resources, support groups and other assistance available to those with visual impairments.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

Current volunteer needs of various foothill groups and organizations.

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