A MISSION OF THE HEART
Thanks to the generous support of the Penn Valley SDA Church and many community businesses and individuals, more than 30 families receive worry-free respite care services in Nevada County each year. Helping Hands enrolls all eligible adults ages 18 and older who are dependent on another individual to provide one or more of their activities of daily living.
Helping Hands is a vendor for the California Alta Regional Center.
Helping Hands is a qualified Veteran's Administration provider.
Enrollment is Easy!
Visit the program any Monday, Tuesday or Friday between 9am and 3pm. Come for a tour and stay for lunch. Visit as many times as needed to feel comfortable.
We have open hours! There's no minimum number of attendance hours or days required.
Enrollment consists of only a few forms, and your loved one can begin immediately- there is no waiting period!
An assessment will be scheduled with our Social Worker. She is available at Helping Hands on Tuesdays, or we can arrange for an in-home assessment at your convenience. Our knowledgeable staff can assist you with any forms and answer any questions you may have.
An enrollment packet will be provided for you when you call us or you can download basic enrollment forms HERE.
We also offer: Caregiver Support Group information, Educational programs, Counseling, and Community referrals.