Family Caregiver Resource Centers
Local Family Caregiver Resource Centers provide assessment and case management for family caregivers in Ventura County. This program offers caregiver training, support groups, home adaptations and safety devices, caregiver resource library and computer center, information and assistance, public information and community education for eligible family caregivers. It also helps caregivers with in-home respite and out-of-home respite (day care) for caregivers at risk of caregiver burnout. See the list below for a program site nearest you.
FCRC Camarillo Health Care District – Headquartered in Camarillo and serves west Ventura County, i.e., Camarillo, Oxnard, Ventura, Ojai, and unincorporated areas of west Ventura County.Call (805) 388-1952 or visit www.camhealth.com.
FCRC Senior Concerns – Headquartered in Thousand Oaks and serves east Ventura County, i.e., Thousand Oaks, Simi Valley, Moorpark, the portion of Westlake Village in Ventura County, and unincorporated areas of east Ventura County including Newbury Park.Call (805) 497-0189 or visit www.seniorconcerns.org.
FCRC Santa Clara Valley – Headquartered in the Santa Clara Valley (Santa Paula, Fillmore, Piru) and serves Spanish-speaking caregivers countywide. Call Catholic Charities – OASIS at (805) 420-9608.
Family Caregiver Preplacement Counseling
Free unbiased counseling for family caregivers considering placement of a loved one in a skilled or resident care facility in Ventura County. Call (805) 658-1986 or visit Long Term Care Services of Ventura County.