Community Resources

The Coachella Valley Women's Business Center
The mission of the Coachella Valley Women’s Business Center is to counsel, teach, encourage and inspire women business owners at every stage of development and expansion.

Food Banks

FIND Food Bank has a CalFresh Outreach & Case Management Program to help connect people and families who are food-insecure to additional resources for their household.

Senior Advocates of the Desert
We meet one-on-one with our clients and assist them in applying for government programs such as Medi-Cal, SSI, Medicare, VA Benefits, and more. Services are free for low income seniors.

At Mizell, the Case Management team assists seniors with accessing community resources and navigating local and government services that can improve your quality of life. Examples of the services we offer, include: Applications for Medi-Cal, CalFresh (supplemental food assistance program) or in home support services Locating and/or signing up for affordable housing Referrals to affordable housing Applications for Social Security and/or Medicare Locating a doctor/dentist or vision/hearing services Referral to transportation resources Referrals for counseling services· Completing utility assistance applications Locating low-cost medical equipment

The LGBTQ Community Center of the Desert also has a community health worker to help accessing community resources and navigating local and government services.

Behavioral Health
Individual, Couples, Family, & Group
No-Cost Counseling For Qualified Older Adults

HICAP - Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (Free)

Sunride - Pickup and transportation to points of interest.

Alzheimer’s Coachella Valley
Alzheimer’s Association

Communal Meals and Meals on Wheels
Mizell Senior Center
Meals on Wheels -
Communal Meals

Cathedral City Senior Center

Food Bank Every Monday morning. Client choice, you are not handed a bag of items you can't use or don't want. No income qualifications, just show up if you need food. 

Games, Fitness and More Activities 

Senior Advocacy Don't have the budget for a class or workshop? Talk to the staff. They will make it work for you!

Other Organizations

Planning Ahead for LGBTQ Seniors

Riverside County Office on Aging
Social Security
Coachella Valley Affordable Housing

Desert Hot Springs Senior Center

Indio Senior Center

The Joslyn Center

La Quinta Senior Center

Desert Blind & Handicapped Association Transportation

Inland Counties Legal Services

Old Lesbians Organizing for Changing (OLOC)

Riverside County Office on Aging

SAGE –Advocacy & Services for LGBT Elders

Nursing Home Abuse and LGBT

Paying For Senior Care

Spiritual Center of the Desrt