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Members of our community who are 60+ are among the most vulnerable to COVID-19. In order to support San Ramon Seniors who must remain home during the current public health order, we are offering the following resource:

Senior Resource Flyer

Driver's License Renewal: The DMV has provided an automatic (one-year) extension to Californians age 70 and older with a noncommercial driver license with an expiration date between March 1 and December 31, 2020. This action delays the requirement for this population to visit a DMV office during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Temporary Driver's License Extension Flyer


Senior Hotline (English): (925) 973-3250

The City of San Ramon has set up a hotline, which Seniors can call Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. to:

  • Sign up for meal delivery through the Senior Nutrition Program

  • Let us know what else you need (ex: food items, paper goods, prescription pick-up, etc.) so that we can figure out how to help

Senior Hotline (Mandarin)(925) 973-3277

This voicemail line for Mandarin speakers will be checked between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Monday–Friday. San Ramon Seniors who speak Mandarin are encouraged to leave a message if they are in need of a meal or goods.


Friendship Line California: 1-888-670-1360

California is expanding Friendship Line California to support lonely and isolated older Californians across the state. Friendship Line California is toll-free and available to provide emotional support to older Californians facing loneliness, isolation and anxiety. The California Department of Aging is partnering with the Institute on Aging to support this effort.

Senior Nutrition Program

Seniors ages 60+ should call (925) 973-3250 by noon on Monday to request lunches for the following day. A five-day meal pack will be delivered or available for curbside pickup on Tuesdays only, from 12:00 – 1:30pm.

During the "shelter at home" order, meal deliveries will be made by County staff orCity staff, who will be wearing a staff shirt and have an ID badge.

To qualify for lunches, residents will need to fill out a NAPIS form & County paperwork to be eligible for the Senior Nutrition Program.

In addition, CalFresh Food is offering application assistance to those interested in a CalFresh Card, which enables residents to buy food at participating grocery stores and Farmers' Markets. To apply, visit the CalFresh Food website.

Meals on Wheels also supports homebound elders to maintain their health and dignity, and to live independently in the comfort and security of their own homes by serving homebound senior citizens who have one or more chronic health conditions that prevent their preparing nutritious daily meals for themselves. For more information, visit the Meals on Wheels website.


Interested in volunteering to help?

Click here to sign up as a City Lights volunteer, and select the “Sign Up” button next to the COVID-19 Community Response program. As needs within our community are identified, volunteers will be notified of opportunities to help.

One opportunity to help would be to donate new and unopened goods for care packages that can be distributed to Seniors who cannot leave their homes at this time. Useful items may include toilet paper, disinfectant wipes, canned goods, pasta, etc—as requests come in through the Senior Hotline. Donations will be accepted at the Alcosta Senior and Community Center, Monday–Friday, 11 a.m.–2 p.m., beginning Wednesday, March 18.

We also encourage those who are able, to reach out to Seniors in your own neighborhoods. A simple way to help would be to share the number of the Senior Hotline (925-973-3250) with them so they can request meals by noon on the previous business day.

Grocery and Food Delivery

All individuals can order items online for delivery, pending availability. Services range from grocery delivery to takeout from location restaurants. Some examples of these companies include:





Uber Eats


Please note: some stores may have limited stock for a short time due to delivery capacity.

Click here for a list of local restaurants offering takeout or delivery.

Senior Shopping Hours

Some grocery stores and pharmacies are dedicated shopping times for Seniors. Below are the hours available in San Ramon; this will be updated as new hours are announced.

Custom Care Compounding Pharmacy
124 Marketplace, San Ramon, CA 94583

Mon–Fri, 9 a.m.–5:30 p.m. / Sat, 10 a.m.–1 p.m. / Sun, closed
No walk-in service; curbside pickup only
Phone: (925) 830-4631

3150 Fostoria Way, Danville CA 94526

Store & Pharmacy Hours for Seniors and immuno-compromised individuals: Monday–Friday, 9–10 a.m.

CVS - Marketplace
490 Marketplace, San Ramon, CA 94583

Senior Hours for main store:
Wednesdays, 9–10 a.m.
No Senior Hours for Pharmacy

CVS - San Ramon Valley Blvd
2455 San Ramon Valley Blvd, San Ramon, CA 94583

Senior Hours (Store Only): Wednesdays, 9–10 a.m.

21001 San Ramon Valley Blvd, B, San Ramon CA 94583

Main Store Senior Hours: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6–9 a.m.
Pharmacy Senior Hours: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 7–9 a.m.

Phone: (925) 828-8670

Nob Hill Foods (Raley's)
130 Marketplace, San Ramon CA 94583

No special hours for seniors, but this store is offering pre-packed bags for seniors.

Safeway - San Ramon Valley Blvd
2505 San Ramon Valley Blvd

Senior Hours for main store: Tuesdays, Thursdays, 6–9 a.m.
Senior Hours for pharmacy:
Tuesdays, Thursdays, 7–9 a.m.

Safeway - Bollinger Canyon Road
11050 Bollinger Canyon Road

Senior Hours for main store: Sundays, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6–9 a.m.
Senior Hours for pharmacy: Sundays, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 7–9 a.m.

2610 Bishop Drive

Senior Hour:
Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 8–9 a.m.
* This store will be closed all day on Wednesday, June 3

Trader Joe’s
300 Marketplace, San Ramon CA 94583

Senior Hours:
8–9 a.m.

Rite Aid
3207 Crow Canyon Place, San Ramon, CA 94583

Recommended Senior Hours: Mon–Fri, 9–10 a.m.*
These are not specifically enforced as Senior-only hours, but the foot traffic is slower
Phone: (925) 866-0505

Walgreens - Windemere
11440 Windemere Parkway, San Ramon CA 94582

Senior Hours: Tuesdays, 8 a.m.–9 p.m.
Phone: (925) 361-6401

Senior Hours (60+) for store and pharmacy: Tuesdays, 6–7 a.m.


Whole Foods Market
Senior Hours (60+): Wednesdays and Fridays, 7–8 a.m.