Adult and Aging Services assist elderly and disabled adults to achieve the greatest degree of independence by providing services which promote dignity and respect. Services include:
Health insurance counseling
Family caregiver support
It also protects and provides services to dependent adults and seniors who are victims of abuse, neglect, and exploitation.
Information on all Adult and Aging Services programs can be received by calling (209) 385-3105.
The Area Agency on Aging
The Area Agency on Aging (AAA) programs are also run through Merced County Human Services Agency. AAA administers programs for the Older American's Act. These programs are notated with (AAA) after the program title.
For information about Area Agency on Aging programs, please call (209) 385-7550.
Report Abuse, Neglect, or Exploitation
Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation can be reported by calling (209) 385-3105.
Mandated Reporter Training: Elder and Dependent Adults
Building Strong Support for Elders World Elder Abuse Awareness Fair June 15, 2022 10:00am – 12:00pm Merced Senior Community Center: 755 W. 15th Street
You are invited to the Merced County World Elder Abuse Awareness Health Fair. The purpose of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is to provide an opportunity for communities around the world to promote a better understanding of abuse and neglect of older persons.
The Merced County Human Services Agency and our community partners have come together for this health fair to share information and resources for our elder population and their friends and family. Hope to see you there.