Seniors

Seniors

Tulare County HHSA is committed to bringing help and resources to the platinum generation living here in our county. Through specially built programs and events, our goal is to help anyone, of any age, to live a happy, healthy life.

In-Home Supportive Services
In-Home Supportive Services

The In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) program pays for services that enable aged, blind, and disabled individuals to continue living safely in their own homes, and avoid or delay the need for nursing home care.

Legal Services for Seniors
Legal Services for Seniors

The Senior Legal Services program provides free legal information and advice to help Tulare County seniors deal with the most common legal issues confronting adults age 60 and over and caregivers age 55 and over.

Multi-Purpose Senior Services
Multi-Purpose Senior Services

Tulare County Multipurpose Senior Services Program (MSSP) nurses and social workers work with you to coordinate care and obtain services and items to improve your health and safety and enable you continue to live in your home as you grow older.

Nutritious Meals for Seniors
Nutritious Meals for Seniors

The Senior Nutrition Program provides tasty and nutritious lunches for seniors (age 60 and over) at several locations throughout Tulare and Kings counties. We also deliver meals to the homebound who cannot cook for themselves.

Public Guardian
Public Guardian

The Public Guardian takes charge of the personal care and finances of a person who has been found by the court to be incapable of taking care of him- or herself.

Senior Information & Assistance
Senior Information & Assistance

The Information & Assistance program is your gateway to finding senior services in Tulare County. We provide quick information and referrals to local services as well as guidance on state and federal services.


Agency News

Project Homeless Connect

Project Homeless Connect

The 10th annual Project Homeless Connect (PHC) is a  one-day, one-stop event offering services, housing, and hospitality to those experiencing homelessness. 

Scammers Try to Phish for Benefits

Scammers Try to Phish for Benefits

Community members who receive TulareWORKs, CalWORKs or CalFresh, benefits are being targeted by a scam using fraudulent text messages to phish for personal information. 

Warming Centers

Warming Centers

Tulare County Public Health Emergency Preparedness closely monitors NWS reports to maintain the health and well-being of all community members. Residents should practice caution during cold weather.