Senior Resources

As the challenges around COVID-19 continues, we wanted to ensure that the seniors of our community have the necessary resources.

 


FOOD ASSISTANCE

If you are in need of food resources, please know you are not alone, and there are organizations in Orange County, ready to help.
 

MEALS ON WHEELS, ORANGE COUNTY: 714-220-0224

https://www.mealsonwheelsoc.org/

Meals on Wheels delivers healthy, customized meals to Orange County Seniors.

 

GREAT PLATES DELIVERED: 714-480-6450

Register for this free restaurant meal delivery program with the

Orange County Office on Aging.


SUPPORT

2-1-1

2-1-1 can connect you with resources and support. Just dial 2-1-1.

 

FRIENDSHIP LINE CALIFORNIA: 1-888-670-1360

Senior Californians can call and talk to a friend – something we all need in these times. This is a line for crisis intervention and non-emergency support.

 

VIRTUAL DMV: https://virtual.dmv.ca.gov/

The virtual DMV hub is available to all Californians, but especially seniors. Use the hub for title transfers, vehicle registration renewals, driver’s license extensions and other tasks which might have previously required an in-office visit.

 


Shopping Hours for Seniors

For Laguna Woods Village Seniors:

 Stater Brothers, 24336 El Toro Rd, Laguna Woods, CA 92637: Will open for seniors at 7:45 AM for seniors (65+) to shop. Regular hours begin at 8:00 AM.
• Mother's Market: 24165 Paseo De Valencia, Laguna Woods, CA 92653: Will open at 6:00 AM for seniors (60+) to shop. They will also offer free grocery delivery through Instacart (code: FREE4SENIORS).

 

For Seniors Across Orange County:
• Albertsons: ALL Albertsons locations will be open from 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM every Tuesday and Thursdays, for the vulnerable community.
• Ralphs: ALL Ralphs will now be open from 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM daily for seniors (65+), please call to confirm and bring ID
• Target: Target will be open an early every Wednesday for seniors. Please check your local locations for details.
• Whole Foods: Whole Foods has been opening an hour early for seniors, hour depending on location.

 


 

Please note: if you receive any of the following state services:
 

Medi-Cal health coverage

CalFresh food assistance

CalWORKS

and

In-Home Supportive Services

 

Eligible users do not have to submit monthly recertification for the next 90 days (beginning March 4th)

 

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As always, please do not hesitate to call or email my office if you have any specific questions or concerns with any of the resources listed on this page.