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Digital 9.1, 54.2 or 25.1

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Comcast 10 and 710
Digital 9.2, 54.1 or 25.2

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH


Comcast 189
Digital 54.3

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KQED World
Comcast 190
Digital 9.3

History, world events, news, science, nature


Comcast 191 & 621
Digital 54.5 or 25.3

24-hour national Spanish-language network


Comcast 192
Digital 54.4

Quality children's programming parents love too

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FAQ: Living Old - Links and Resources

Living Old

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FAQ: End-of-Life

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For information on programs for chronic disease self-management, please click on the "Organizations offering our program" link at

For help in locating a geriatric care manager, please go to

The Area Agencies on Aging coordinate a wide array of services to seniors and adults with disabilities at the community level and serve as a focal point for local aging concerns.

For Senior housing, search or call your local senior center for booklets

For help in finding a nursing home, home health care, hospice, and other long term care services in California, please visit This site provides quality ratings and detailed information to help select the best services. It also has guides on how to make decisions about long term care needs and how to make choices, how to pay for care and other valuable information about long term care. The website is sponsored by the California HealthCare Foundation and the University of California San Francisco

For help learning about long term care, home and community based services, and personal care, please visit This website provides information on services in California and other states and was developed by the University of California San Francisco. Also for basic geriatric education designed for physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and other care providers, see the online training course developed by faculty at the University of California San Francisco.

For information about Beacon Hill Village, Boston's naturally occurring retirement community, please visit

For information about Palo Alto's Avenidas program, please visit

For a link for tips from Stanford Hospital about avoiding falls, please click

For family caregivers seeking help, please click on

For information about On Lok Senior Health Services, please visit

For information about most types of chronic illnesses and health problems of older people, please visit

Alzheimer's disease is one of the largest problems facing older people. For information, referrals and advice, please visit the Alzheimer's Association at

Call the Eldercare Locator to find community assistance for seniors who may not be able to afford private home care or private geriatric care managers at 1-800-677-1116

For unbiased information about Long Term Care insurance, please call the Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy program (HICAP) at 1-800-434-0222.

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POV: When I Walk
Disability Culture Month

Each October, KQED hosts a Celebration of Disability Culture, airing special programs that explore the complex web of experiences and issues faced by people with disabilities.

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California Election Watch 2014: The Voter Guide

Don't have time to sort out all the statewide propositions and races for the upcoming November 5 election? Get help from KQED's Voter Guide!

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