Helpful Resources



FINANCIAL
    
Dept. of Corporations (before investing)    866 275-2677
AARP Investment Program    800 322-2282
 
FOOD & NUTRITION    
Alameda County Food Bank    510 834-3663
Food Stamps    510 670-6000
Hayward Senior Center
(Lunch served Tues.&Thurs.)    510 881-6766
K.C. Aitken Senior Center
(Lunch served Mon.& Wed.)    510 881-6738
Meals on Wheels    510 582-1264
Spectrum Community Services    510 881-0300

HELPFUL REFERENCES FOR SENIORS

National Council for Aging Care's Guide on Military Veteran Options:
https://www.aging.com/complete-guide-for-veteran-seniors/

Making the Move to Assisted Living
https://www.helpguide.org/articles/senior-housing/assisted-living-facilities.htm

Moving Tips for Seniors
www.yourstoragefinder.com/moving-tips-for-seniors

Senior Health Resources 
https://medlineplus.gov/seniorshealth.html

Nutrition Guide for the Aging and Elderly
https://www.retailmenot.com/blog/nutrition-guide-for-senior-citizens.html

Boomer's Roadmap to Aging in Place
https://www.homecity.com/how-to-prepare-for-senior-years

Financial Resources for Seniors
https://www.retiredbrains.com/retirement-resources

Veterans Benefits for Seniors
https://www.veteransaidbenefit.org/

Legal Planning for Alzheimer's and Dementia
https://www.justgreatlawyers.com/legal-planning-dementia-alzheimers

PERSONAL HOME CARE ASSISTANCE

 
TELECARE- 510 204-4487  The service will telephone you daily at a set time of your choice to check in on you.
They need a back up telephone number in case there is no answer. 

HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS CARE    
www.pge.com/care    866 743-2273
Home Energy Assistance    510 881-0305
Home Weatherization Assist.    510 852-5711
Spectrum (Weatherization Program)    800 881-0300
 
INSURANCE    
AARP Mobilehome Insurance
(thru Foremost)
www.foremost.com/aarp    800 752-2461
 
LEGAL SERVICES    
Alameda County Bar Assoc.    510 893-7160
Senior Legal Hotline (legal questions)    800 222-1753
AARP Legal Services
www.aarp.org/lsn    800 752-2461
Echo Legal Assistance    510 832-3040
 
LOANS    
Financial Services Unlimited
www.financialservicesunlimited.com    800 238-9202
Low Cost Lending
Bay Area Homes, Inc.
www.bayareahomesinc.com    510 477-7920
 
OMBUDSMAN (mobilehome complaints)
www.hcd.ca.gov    800 952-5275
 
IDENTITY THEFT    
www.privacyrights.org    
www.consumer.gov/idtheft    800 438-4338
 
REPORTING FRAUD    
Credit Reports
Experian -
www.experian.com  888 397-3742
Equifax -
www.equifax.com    800 685-1111
TransUnion -
www.transunion.com    800 888-4213
 
CHECK VERIFICATION COMPANIES    
CheckRite    800 766-2748
Telecheck    800 710-9898
 
SOCIAL SECURITY ADMIN. (fraud)    800 269-0271
Mail: SSA Fraud Hotline
P.O. Box 17768
Baltimore, Md. 21235    Fax. 410 597-0118
 
TAX HELP    
AARP Tax Aide Program
www.aarp.org/taxaide    800 227-7669
Federal Tax Questions    800 829-1040
Franchise Tax Board    800 852-5711
 
TELEPHONE ASSISTANCE    
Alternatives to dialing 411    
www.anywho.com    www.whowhere.lycos.com
www.whitepages.com  www.yellowpages.com    
 
TRANSPORTATION 
   
A.C. Transit Senior Discount    510 891-4706
BART Senior Discount    510 464-7136
East Bay Paratransit Consortium    510 287-5000
Handicapped Parking Placards - DMV    800 777-0133
 
GOVERNMENT REFERENCES    
Dept of Consumer Affairs -
www.dca.ca.gov    800 952-5210
City of Hayward
www.ci.hayward.ca.us    510 583-4405
State Contractors Licensing Board    800 321-2752
 
MOBILEHOME ORGANIZATIONS 
CoMo-CAL  fawodley@yahoo.com
   818 886-6479 
GSMOL -
www.gsmol.org     800 888-1727
 
LINKS    
TITLE 25 INFORMATION

www.hcd.ca.gov/codes/mp/mpRegs.html


CALIFORNIA LEGISLATIVE INFORMATION
www.leginfo.ca.gov

CALIFORNIA SENATE
www.sen.ca.gov

STATE OF CALIFORNIA (MOBILEHOME REGULATIONS)

www.sen.ca.gov/ftp/sen/committee/SELECT/MOBILEHOMES/_home/senate.htp

STATE OF CALIFORNIA - A GUIDE FOR RESIDENTS PURCHASING THEIR MOBILEHOME PARK
www.dre.ca.gov/mobilehome.htm

HMOA BY-LAWS
By-Laws