REGULAR SUPPORT MEETINGS

Goleta

3rd Fridays

MONTHLY

Goleta Valley Community Ctr
12pm - 1:30pm

5679 Hollister Ave, 93117

contact: Mike Jack

 

Thousand Oaks

2nd Thursdays

MONTHLY

Goebel Adult Community Ctr
1pm - 3pm

1385 E Janss Rd

contact: Darlene Feigen

thousandoaksmssupportgroup.org

Arroyo Grande

2nd Tuesdays

MONTHLY (except July & Dec)

1st United Methodist Church
6pm - 8pm

275 N Halcyon Road

contact: Ellen Schrodowski

 

Neurologists

  • Dr. Karen Linn, Neurology Center Inc. San Luis Obispo
  • Dr. Robert Price, San Luis Obispo
  • Dr. Andrew Rice, San Luis Obispo
  • Dr. David Filippi, Pismo Beach
  • Dr. Timothy West, Sansum Clinic, SB

Psychologists/Family Therapists

  • Dr. Fred Miller, Psychiatry and Neurology, Arroyo Grande
  • Denise Dritsas, PsyD, Arroyo Grande

Lawyer/Disability Specialist / Social Security

  • Estate Planning/Health Directives
  • J. Johnson Law Office, Grover Beach
  • Lawyer Referral and Information Service, SLO Co. Bar Assoc., San Luis Obispo

Yoga/Movement/Tai Chi/ Aquatics/Meditation

  • Pismo Beach Athletic Club, Pismo Beach
  • Kennedy Fitness, Arroyo Grande
  • Yoga Village, Arroyo Grande

Physical Therapy/Exercise Therapy

  • Arroyo Grande Hospital
  • San Luis Sports Therapy, Arroyo Grande, SLO, Morro Bay

Occupational Therapy

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Speech Therapy

  • Lauren Stowe, PhD, SLO
  • Arroyo Grande Hospital, AG

Disability/ADA Accommodations/Employment

  • Central Coast Seniors.org, Santa Maria
  • PathPoint, Inc., Grover Beach, SLO, Santa Maria, Santa Barbara

Universal Design/Housing Assistance/Retrofitting/ Energy

  • Community Action Partnership (CAP) of SLO County
  • Southern CA Gas Co and PG&E medical baseline adjusted rate program

Publication for Seniors and Caregiver Support

  • Area Agency on Agency for SLO and Santa Barbara Counties, Santa Maria

There are numerous programs and support resources

Urologist/Gastrointerologist

  • Brett Lebed Urologist, MD (spoke at AG support meeting), Pismo Beach, SLO
  • Jeffrey Mundorf, MD Gastroenterologist, Pismo Beach, SLO
  • Paul Klosterman, MD Urologist, Pismo Beach, SLO

Nutritionist

  • Susan Swadener, PhD, RDN, Nutritionist and Dietician, Arroyo Grande
  • Caitlin Johnson, RD, CLT, Nutritionist and Dietician, Arroyo Grande

Activist/Advocacy Training

  • Mary Ellen Bangs, Santa Barbara

MS Familiar Peer Support/Life Coaching

  • Laura Lindsey, Santa Barbara

SERVICE REFERRALS

Transportation Services/ Accessibility

  • South County Transit, SLO County
  • SLO Regional Rideshare, SLO County

Equipment/Supplies

  • Best Care Pharmacy, AG

Area Agency on Aging

Home delivered meals, senior lunches, In-home support services, Respite for caregivers,

Information and assistance, Legal Assistance, Home repair, Family Caregiver Support Services – servicing SLO and Santa Barbara Counties, Santa Maria.