Agewell Fresno is a locally operated online senior resource center and print magazine. We connect seniors to services.
Agewell Fresno provides information on aging and senior issues in California’s Central Valley. We believe information should be readily available, easy to access, and easy to understand. We also provide information on local events, workshops, conferences, activities, and volunteer opportunities which support older adults and their families.
Agewell Fresno is involved in local advocacy to strengthen and support providers in our aging care community. We believe aging with dignity means independence, choice, and the right to control the experience of later life.
The Provider Spotlight highlights local Fresno providers, organizations, and groups that serve our older adult community. Here is where you will find detailed information about the services, mission, and values of our featured providers. Currently featuring the Fresno Elder Paws Senior Dog Foundation. They support older, sick dogs and their senior owners. Also, in this section information on the Fresno Alzheimer’s Association, Valley Caregivers, and the Fresno Public Library Senior Resources.
The Directory lists local Fresno agencies, providers, and organizations that serve our older adult community. We currently list assisted living facilities, and adult day care. The directory lists all of the licensed assisted living facilities in Fresno County as of Summer 2017. Information for this list came from the California Community Licensing Division, and/or from the California Department of Public Health.
Community Resources lists local news, events, conferences, and resources such as the ombudsman program, support groups, medication disposal sites, and other helpful information for accessing services.
Check out the community events calendar. (updated 11/18/2019)
Information for veterans (updated 1/22/2019).
Social Living is all about connecting with friends. You will find a list of senior centers and meal sites, local groups and clubs to join, activities, and other ways to have fun in Fresno.
Financial Resources includes information on property taxes, utilities, and legal assistance for older adults.
Before You Go. Talking about end-of-life is difficult for most people. Find out about advanced health care directives and ways to approach talking about death.
Understanding Senior Services
Navigating senior services can be challenging. Read about the different services providers offer, and learn about questions you should ask to make the best decisions for care.