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Legal Assistance, Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program (H.I.C.A.P.), Tax Assistance, and Photo I.D. are free services offered at the Maidu Community Center's Senior Wing. For more information or to obtain an appointment, call (916) 774-5960. All services are provided by local agency trained volunteers.
Photo ID Program
This photo registration service (for Roseville residents only) helps families of those who have Alzheimer's disease or other memory impairments. It is used by local Police & Sheriff Departments to identify seniors who may wander off or get lost. Call Kate Miller at (916) 774-5978 to schedule an appointment. For I.D. bracelets, call (800) 540-3340.
Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program (HICAP)
This free service (Wednesdays between 9:00am and 12:00pm) provides a state-registered counselor who can help you with questions or problems relating to Medicare (Parts A, B & D), Medicare billing and claims, managed care, supplemental insurance and Long Term Care insurance. This program is for those 65+ (or soon to be eligible for Medicare) or disabled adults on Social Security. Call (916) 774-5960 for an appointment.
Information & Assistance
Seniors First specializes in services and resources for seniors and their families, including Caregiver Support, Forms Completion, Housing Options, In-Home Care, and Volunteer Opportunitites. Visit their website at www.seniorsfirst.org or call (800) 878-9222.
Legal assistance is available on the 1st and 4th Tuesday of each month. Sponsored by Legal Services of Northern California, this free service is for Placer County residents who are over the age of 60. For an appointment, call (530) 823-7560.
Senior Nutrition Programs
Seniors First operates four nutrition sites Monday through Friday at 11:30am for older adults in Roseville, as well as home delivered meals. Call the Main Office at 1–800–878–9222 for home delivered meals. Pre–registration is required for congregate or home delivered meal program. Menu’s available upon request at the Maidu Senior Desk.
Free tax assistance is provided by trained AARP volunteers for seniors with low to moderate income from January through April 15th. Appointments for Roseville and Granite Bay residents can be made by calling the Maidu Senior Desk at (916) 774-5960. All others should call (888) 227-7669 for the tax aide program nearest you.
2012 AARP Tax Assitance Information
Please Note: All services are free of charge, some may have age and/or residency restrictions.
In Roseville, you will find many choices of living facilities for all levels of income, including very low to moderate income. To view a list of affordable rental options, visit the Roseville's Housing Division website, or call (916) 774-5270.