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Help For Tehama County Nursing Home Abuse Victims
If you or someone you love is a victim of nursing home abuse or neglect in Tehama County, know that help is available. We offer you below a number of links to various agencies that can help you with filing a nursing home abuse or neglect complaint and that offer you information pertaining to elder abuse and neglect.
Reporting Elder Abuse
Tehama County Ombudsman Office
The long-term care Ombudsman advocates quality care of long-term care residents in Tehama County. The Ombudsman conducts investigations into complaints regarding a wide array of issues, including abuse, neglect and issues pertaining to residents’ rights and the quality of care.
Adult Protective Services
The Tehama County APS office conducts investigations into reports of abuse of seniors and vulnerable adults in Tehama County. Additionally, APS provides such services as emergency shelter and counseling for victims of abuse.
Department of Health Services Licensing and Certification Office
When a nursing home abuse complaint is filed in Tehama County, the Department of Health Services Licensing and Certificate Office investigates the complaint.
California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform (CANHR)
The CANHR site provides data pertaining to nursing home abuse and neglect and offers instruction to Tehama County nursing home abuse victims on how to file nursing home abuse and neglect complaints.
National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA)
The NCEA site is a helpful resource for elder abuse victims and their families. The site provides a number of important links.
California Department of Aging (CDA)
The CDA site offers an array of information to Tehama County seniors. CDA provides counseling, case management, in-home services, and more to Placer County seniors.
Tehama County Sheriff’s Office
The Tehama County Sheriff’s office provides protective services to the residents of Tehama County and conducts investigations into severe cases of elder abuse (i.e., sexual assault, severe lacerations, burns, etc.).
Senior Advocacy Groups
California HealthCare Foundation
This site provides a wealth of information for Tehama County seniors regarding California long-term care facilities. On this site you can view comparative information pertaining to Tehama County nursing homes, including facility characteristics, nurse staffing levels, and quality indicators.
California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform (CANHR)
The CANHR site provides information with regard to Tehama County nursing homes, including complaint, citation, deficiency, and financial data.
The Administration on Aging
The Administration on Aging site provides information pertaining to the Older Americans Act, the federal legislation, and State Ombudsman programs. In addition, the site offers a variety of helpful resource links for seniors.
Coalition to Protect America’s Elders (CPAE)
The CPAE works closely with our nation’s most prominent senior organizations to provide public awareness regarding nursing home abuse.
Elder Angels, Inc.
As an advocacy group against financial elder abuse, Elder Angels offers information to Tehama County seniors and other interested parties with regard to elder financial abuse, fraud, and scams and provides support services to victims and their families.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMMC)
The CMMC is a federal agency that administers Medicare and Medicaid. The CMMC regulates Tehama County long-term care facilities with regard to Medicare and Medicaid services and benefits.
This site provides comparative information pertaining to long-term care facilities in Tehama County, including quality measures, inspections, and staffing.
National Citizens’ Coalition for Nursing Home Reform (NCCNHR)
The NCCNHR runs the National Ombudsman Resource Center and works closely with California long-term care ombudsman offices to insure the safety of seniors. This site offers data to Tehama County seniors pertaining to nursing home abuse and provides various resource links.
The Consumer Consortium on Assisted Living (CCAL)
This site provides information pertaining to assisted living and assisted living facilities.
Information on Elder Abuse and Neglect
The helpguide site offers information with regard to elder abuse and elder neglect and provides an overview of the signs, symptoms and causes of elder abuse.
Senior Citizen Bureau (SCB)
This site provides Tehama County seniors and other interested parties with an informational database pertaining to California nursing homes, including fraud alerts and nursing home facility complaint histories.
The Wikipedia site provides facts, statistical data and other information pertaining to elder abuse.
The Tehama County Nursing Home Abuse and Nursing Home Neglect Law Firm of Young & Wallin handles elder abuse and nursing home negligence cases throughout California including Tehama County and the cities of Corning, Red Bluff, and Tehama. As a leading California Elder Abuse and Nursing Home Neglect Law Firm, Young & Wallin also handle cases out of state on a case-by-case basis.