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12 STEP PROGRAM

CO-DEPENDENTS ANONYMOUS, INC. #4664227


local_phone
  • Phone 1
    602-277-7991

Provides a fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is to develop healthy relationships. Offers a 12 step program. Visit www.coda.org and click on "Find a Meeting".
A TOUCH OF UNDERSTANDING, INC.

A TOUCH OF UNDERSTANDING, INC. #65631197


location_on A
  • 5280 Stirling Street
    Granite Bay, Placer

A Touch of Understanding’s mission is to encourage acceptance and respect for all individuals. ATOU's educational programs are designed to increase understanding of differences, thereby minimizing discrimination, bullying, and social isolation suffered by children and adults who are perceived as different for any reason, but especially those with disabilities.

ATOU's in-school workshop provides a potent, life-changing opportunity for students to meet people with disabilities and to experience for themselves what it may be like to have a disability. The workshop is broken up into two parts.
  • Part 1: Speakers with disabilities talk about their life, their challenges, and how they achieve their goals. During the hour and a half session, students are encouraged to interact with these volunteers and ask questions.
  • Part 2: Students visit activity stations where they: use a wheelchair and white cane, learn to write their names in Braille, perform a task using a mirror to simulate a le…
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ADOPTION SERVICES - LAF

LIFETIME ADOPTION FOUNDATION #4663727


Lifetime Adoption Foundation offers adoption assistance for pregnant women, children up to 14 years, and families seeking to adopt. All adoption opportunities for birth mothers and adoptive families are funded through tax deductible donations from individuals, estates, and corporations.
ADULT DAY SERVICES - HELPING HANDS

HELPING HANDS ADULT DAY PROGRAM #4663769


location_on B
  • 17645 Penn Valley Drive
    Penn Valley, Nevada

Provides an adult day care facility that is licensed with the State of California. Offers socialization opportunities, peer relationships, reduction of isolation, group and individual exercise, nutritious meals and snacks, counseling and support, medication assistance, and an individual needs and services plan. Offers referrals to local support groups for caregivers.

Specialized Dementia Care Program for early onset Alzheimer's Disease or other cognitive impairments. Safe Memory Care Patio for outdoor enjoyment and activities.
AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY #65630852


location_on C
  • 1545 River Park Drive
    Sacramento, Sacramento

Your local American Cancer Society office is your source for the most relevant information to help guide you.

Services include:
  • Cancer information
  • Referral to resources including support groups and medical equipment
  • Transportation to and from treatment (for people with Cancer who do not have a ride or are unable to drive)
  • Lodging (when Cancer treatment is far from home)
  • Advocacy
  • Wig bank
  • American Cancer Society events

American Cancer Society's National Cancer Information Specialists are available to help you with any patient services, resource requests, or cancer information questions 24/7 at 1-800-227-2345.
AMERICAN RED CROSS - GOLD COUNTRY REGION - NORTHERN CALIFORNIA CHAPTER

AMERICAN RED CROSS - GOLD COUNTRY REGION #69671659


location_on D
  • 2125 East Onstott Road
    Yuba City, Sutter

American Red Cross Gold Country Region
The American Red Cross Gold Country Region has two chapters:
  • Northern California Chapter - serving vast area of Northern California
  • Sierra-Delta Chapter - serving the counties of Placer, Yolo, Sacramento, El Dorado, Amador, San Joaquin, Calaveras, Alpine, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne
The American Red Cross California Gold Country Region (including Northern CA and Sierra-Delta chapters) has the following resources available for people affected by wildfires.
 
Contact Red Cross
Call: 1-800-REDCROSS/800-733-2767 or visit redcross.org/GetHelp
For all Red Cross disaster response and recovery services, or for additional information about emergency sheltering, recovery casework, shelf-stable meals, emergency and recovery supplies, financial assistance, disaster health services, disaster mental health services and spiritual care services.
 
Evacuation Points and Shelters
Call 530-276-8034
• Find an updated national list of sites at redcross.org/shelter.  
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AMERICAN RED CROSS - GOLD COUNTRY REGION - SIERRA DELTA CHAPTER

AMERICAN RED CROSS - GOLD COUNTRY REGION #65630859


location_on C
  • 1565 Exposition Boulevard
    Sacramento, Sacramento

American Red Cross Gold Country Region
The American Red Cross Gold Country Region has two chapters:
  • Northern California Chapter - serving vast area of Northern California
  • Sierra-Delta Chapter - serving the counties of Placer, Yolo, Sacramento, El Dorado, Amador, San Joaquin, Calaveras, Alpine, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne
The American Red Cross California Gold Country Region (including Northern CA and Sierra-Delta chapters) has the following resources available for people affected by wildfires.
 
Contact Red Cross
Call: 1-800-REDCROSS/800-733-2767 or visit redcross.org/GetHelp
For all Red Cross disaster response and recovery services, or for additional information about emergency sheltering, recovery casework, shelf-stable meals, emergency and recovery supplies, financial assistance, disaster health services, disaster mental health services and spiritual care services.
 
Evacuation Points and Shelters
Call 530-276-8034
• Find an updated national list of sites at redcross.org/she… [read more]
ANIMAL ADOPTION - SAMMIE'S FRIENDS

SAMMIE'S FRIENDS #4661705


location_on E
  • Sammie's Friends @ Nevada County Animal Shelter
    Grass Valley, Nevada
local_phone
  • Cat House
    530-274-1955

Provides medical care and adoption assistance to animals brought to the Nevada County Animal Shelter and other disadvantaged animals in the community.
ANIMAL SERVICES - COUNTY OF PLACER

ANIMAL SERVICES - COUNTY OF PLACER #65631030


location_on F
  • 11232 B Avenue
    Auburn, Placer
local_phone
  • Animal Services Emergenc
    530-886-5375

Animal Services is a Division of County of Placer Health & Human Services. There are Animal Shelters in Auburn and Truckee.

Placer County Animal Services strives to improve the lives of animals in their care through community outreach and education, providing veterinary treatment and preventative care, reuniting lost pets with their families and ensuring positive outcomes through adoption, rescue or foster programs.

Shelter Services:
  • Lost pet reunification
  • Pet adoption
  • Pet licensing
  • Vaccine clinics
  • Resources for pet owners
  • Connection to local animal rescue groups and non-profit organizations
  • Shelter tours
  • Community education
  • Volunteering
  • Animal foster programs

Field Services:
  • Stray animal pickup
  • Aggressive animal response
  • Cruelty/neglect investigations
  • Barking complaints
  • Public education
  • Injured domestic and wildlife pickup
  • Disaster response

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ANIMAL SERVICES - LTHS

LAKE TAHOE HUMANE SOCIETY AND SPCA #4664208


location_on G
  • 884 Emerald Bay Road
    South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado



Offers services for pets including a spay/neuter assistance program, an emergency pet food bank, shelter adoptions.

Coordinates mutual and disaster aid, animal rescue networking, and offers free disaster preparedness kits. Agreements are in place with agencies and suppliers for set up and operation of temporary small animal housing facilities during emergencies or natural disasters.