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ADULT DAY PROGRAMS

SENIORS FIRST #65722440


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  • 12183 Locksley Lane Suite #205
    Auburn, Placer

The Recreation & Respite Adult Day Care program is designed to offer a change of pace and sense of independence to seniors with physical or memory impairments, as well as support for their caregivers.

R & R program activities include:
  • Socialization
  • Games
  • Music
  • Arts and crafts
  • Exercise
  • Group discussion
  • Adventures with pets
Caregiver Support
R & R frees Caregivers to pursue their own interests while leaving their loved ones in a safe environment. A Caregiver Support Group is also available and provides an avenue for caregivers to make new friends, get referrals, and take advantage of the opportunity to share in a supportive environment.

The R & R Team
  • Volunteers are the heart of the program. This creative and energetic group forms one-on-one relationships with participants and works in small group settings.
  • Personal Care Aides provide physical support to our participants. They are trained to handle special circumstances that could arise for participants dealing wit…
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ADVOCACY-GENDER HEALTH CENTER

GENDER HEALTH CENTER #62864784


Gender Health Center Programs include Counseling Services, Advocacy, Outreach, Respite, Name & Gender Change Help, and a Hormone Clinic.

Advocacy Services offered:
Advocacy Services 
Advocates meet with clients on a bi-weekly or weekly basis to set goals using a strengths-based, client-centered approach. The program works to connect clients with resources and to assist clients in navigating all GHC services when appropriate, such as counseling, name and gender change assistance, health insurance options, economic empowerment program, hormone clinics and legal health clinics.

Name and Gender Change Paperwork Assistance 
Advocates assist clients in filling out name and gender change court paperwork and identity documents, such as driver license, birth certificate, passport and social security changes; become familiar with the court process for changing name and gender; provide information to clients around the process for legal name and gender change.

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AT-HOME COVID-19 TESTING GUIDANCE & HOW TO REPORT A POSITIVE TEST RESULT - NCPHD

NEVADA COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT #76395551


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  • 500 Crown Point Circle
    Grass Valley, Nevada
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  • Phone 1
    530-265-7258

AT-HOME COVID-19 TESTING GUIDANCE & HOW TO REPORT A POSITIVE TEST RESULT if desired

When to use a home test
  • Test the same day you plan to go to a gathering or visit a vulnerable family member, even if you have no symptoms
  • Test if you have any COVID-19 symptoms
  • Test 3 to 5 days after a known exposure to someone with COVID
  • Consider testing 3 to 5 days after a large gathering
 
What is in the box?
  • Each box has two tests with detailed instructions
  • Follow the test instructions exactly!
Understand you results
If the test is positive: Stay home from work or school and contact your doctor right away.
There are new treatments that you may be eligible to receive. Isolate for 10 days after the
day your symptoms started or 10 days after the date of your positive test. Isolate at home.
Wear a mask if you cannot isolate completely. You can find detailed guidance at
https://www.mynevadacounty.com/3068/Take-Action-If-Youre-Positive-or-Exposedor call 211 at 2-1-1 or 1-833-DIAL211.
 
If the tes…
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BEYOND THE BABY BLUES

INSIGHTS COUNSELING GROUP #15013377


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  • 265 Nevada Station
    Auburn, Placer

Insights Counseling Group provides counseling for:
  • Prenatal depression
  • Moms and dads who are experiencing postpartum depression
  • Maternal depression

The “Baby Blues” is something that many mothers and fathers experience before and after pregnancy. It can include feelings of sadness, irritability, anger, insomnia, exhaustion, tension, anxiety, and restlessness. The best thing to do for working through postpartum depression is to talk about it with others and seek counseling if desired.

How Insights Counseling Group can help:

Insights Counseling Services, in partnership with First5 Placer, offers no cost counseling for the prevention and treatment of:
  • Various Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders (PMADs)
    • Postpartum depression
    • Postpartum anxiety

Insight Counseling Group invites all moms and their partners to come in for an assessment at any time during pregnancy or up to 2 years after the birth of a child.

The birth of a child brings about many changes. Insights Counseling Group knows… [read more]
BULLETPOINTS PROJECT WEBSITE

BULLETPOINTS PROJECT #70262051


The mission of the BulletPoints Project is to teach medical and mental health care providers how to reduce the risk of firearm injury in their patients.

https://www.bulletpointsproject.org/
 
One in three households in the US has a gun.
 
The website includes clinical scenarios in which firearms may increase risk, available interventions to reduce risk, and strategies for talking with at-risk patients.
 
BulletPoints is an evidence-based curriculum that will undergo ongoing evaluation to identify effective and sustainable strategies to teach clinicians about firearm injury prevention.
 
Included on the website are sections on:
  • The Basics
    • How to counsel
    • Epidemiology
    • Guns 101 – Overview of types of guns and basic information that can help clinicians have informed conversations with patients and make knowledgeable and appropriate safety recommendations.
    • Firearm law
  • Clinical Scenarios
  • Interventions
  • More resources, including FAQs - https://ww…
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CAMPAIGN FOR COMMUNITY WELLNESS

CAMPAIGN FOR COMMUNITY WELLNESS #65631223


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  • Crisis Line
    800-273-8255

In 2005, Placer County Systems of Care with the support of the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA), joined forces with a host of community partners to launch a campaign to transform mental health services through community-based, recovery focused, culturally competent and innovative approaches. Believing the key to lasting change in mental health care in Placer County is to place residents and community based agencies in a true position of partnership with the county, the Campaign for Community Wellness (CCW) was created.

The Placer CCW functions as the legislatively mandated body to oversee the implementation of the Mental Health Services Act. The CCW is comprised of concerned community members, non-profit agencies, school and law enforcement partners, family members and consumers of Mental Health services and the Placer County Systems of Care staff. The collaboration works to build wellness in the community, advocate for constituencies, promote peer-focused services, evaluate community… [read more]
CAREGIVER TRAINING - CP

CONNECTING POINT #49741639


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  • 208 Sutton Way
    Grass Valley, Nevada

Offers a slate of free classes for caregivers, family members, or anyone interested in improving their skills while caring for a senior or person with a disability. Class topics include universal precautions, lifting and transferring, disaster preparedness, diabetes care, stress management, yoga, and preparing healthy meals on a budget. Call Connecting Point at (530) 274-5601 to register for classes or register online at http://connectingpoint.org/events.
COMMUNITY HEALTH AND WELLNESS EDUCATION SERVICES - TCHSP

TAHOE FOREST CENTER FOR HEALTH #4663660


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  • 10710 Donner Pass Road
    Truckee, Nevada

Offers wellness programs which provide the community with in-depth preventative education in the form of lectures, health screenings, clinics and health fairs.

Provides the following services: fitness center, integrative health services, sports medicine, outpatient physical therapy, and a sports performance lab. The fitness center offers pilates group classes, yoga, senior fitness, back care, and arthritis management.
 
COVID-19 GUIDANCE LINKS - CDC

CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION #70666620


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  • CDC-INFO
    1-800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636)

3/29/22 - CDC Recommends Additional Boosters for Certain Individuals
https://www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2022/s0328-covid-19-boosters.html
Check MyTurn.ca.gov for when and where additional boosters may be available. MyTurn website may take some time to get updated with the new information, so keep checking back if you do not see it.

2/25/22 - UPDATED COVID-19 GUIDANCE
Use and Care of Masks

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/about-face-coverings.html
Note: State and local guidance may differ and may change with pandemic changes. See State of California guidance here: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/guidance-for-face-coverings.aspx

Know Your COVID-19 Community Level
COVID-19 Community Levels (https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/science/community-levels.html)
are a new tool to help communities decide what prevention steps to take based on the latest data. Levels can be low, medium, or high and are determined by looking at ho… [read more]
COVID-19 GUIDANCE LINKS - CDPH

CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH #70579672


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  • Phone 1
    833-422-4255

CURRENT UPDATES
4/6/22
https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Guidance-on-Isolation-and-Quarantine-for-COVID-19-Contact-Tracing.aspx
Updated guidance on isolation and quarantine for the general public (healthcare personnel have different guidance found here: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CHCQ/LCP/Pages/AFL-21-08.aspx).
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2/28/22
https://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/guidance-for-face-coverings.aspx
The state of California announced changes to masking guidance on February 28, 2022:
  • Effective March 1, 2022 , the requirement that unvaccinated individuals mask in indoor public settings will move to a strong recommendation that all persons, regardless of vaccine status, continue indoor masking. 
  • Universal masking shall remain required in specified high-risk high transmission settings like public transit, emergency shelters, health care settings, correctional facilities, homeless shelters and long…
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