Cell phones for seniors
Merced County Area Agency on Aging is seeking donations of cell phones for distribution to seniors age 60 and older for emergency assistance use. Phones should have a charging unit and a battery that will hold a charge. Call (209) 385-7550.
Mental illness support
Merced County's branch of the National Alliance on Mental Illness holds bi-weekly support groups for families affected by serious mental illness. For more information, call (209) 381-6844.