Common Ground Senior Services
A private non-profit 501c3

Amador (209) 223-3015
Calaveras (209) 498-2246

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Common Ground Senior Services, a non-profit agency founded in 2000, was developed to empower, enhance, and maintain the dignity of our communities older adults by assisting them with aging in place.  Additionally, the agency provides opportunities for individuals to participate in activities that encourage their continued involvement in the community. 

​The agency works in collaboration with other similarly involved groups who are engaged in complimentary activities and advocate for older adults at the county, state, and federal level. 

​The agency services include, but are not limited to, providing nutritional meals, education, information and assistance, and non-emergency transports.


Some programs are partial funded by Area 12 Agency on Aging.

Office Hours:  Monday - Friday 9am to 4pm



​​​​​​​​​​​Amador Office - Mailing Address
229 New York Ranch Road - Jackson, CA  95642
​Phone: (209) 223-3015    Fax:  (209) 223-3641


Calaveras Office
130 E. St. Charles Street - San Andreas, CA
​Phone: (209) 498-2246     Fax: (209) 498-2249


General Information & Questions
​info@commongroundseniorservices.org

Executive Director - Elizabeth Thompson

Elizabeth@commongroundseniorservices.org
​(209) 498-2246 ext. 105


Associate Director - Kathi Toepel

ktoepel@commongroundseniorservices.org
​(209) 498-2246 ext. 102


Admin / Fiscal Assistant - Dustie Bandy

dbandy@commongroundseniorservices.org

(209) 223-3015 ext. 201


Client Services Manager - Anne Boyce
anne@commongroundseniorservices.org
​(209) 223-3015 ext. 203


Client Services Coordinator - Joanne Mange
joanne@commongroundseniorservices.org
​(209) 223-3015 ext. 202


Calaveras County Transportation Coordinator - Rachelle Hall
rhall@commongroundseniorservices.org
​(209) 498-2246 ext. 101

Marketing Coordinator - Kerry Keeney
marketing@commongroundseniorservices.org
​(209) 498-2246 ext. 103











Founded: 2000


Executive Director: ​Elizabeth Thompson


Serving: ​Amador & Calaveras Counties 


Awards Received:

​Golden Health Awards 2016 - Service Excellence Award


​2014 Non-Profit Business of the Year awarded by Calaveras County Chamber of Commerce








Title VI - Public Notice


Notifying the Public of Rights Under Title VI

Common Ground Senior Services
- Common Ground Senior Services operates its programs and services without regard to race, colr, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act.  Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint with Common Ground Senior Services. 


​- For more information on Common Ground Senior Services' civil rights program, and the proceures to file a complaint, contact (209) 223-3015, or visit our administrative office at 229 New York Ranch Road, Jackson, CA  95642.


- A complainant may file a complaint directly with the Federal Transit Administration by filing a complaint with the Office of Civil Rights, Attention:  Title VI Program Coordinator, East Building, 5th Floor-TCR, 1200 New Jersey Ave., SE, Washington DC 20590.

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