Information Resource Center
The Information Resource Center (IRC) is a comprehensive resource for North County seniors, their caregivers, and family members. Dedicated to improving seniors' quality of life, the IRC provides free information and resources in the areas of housing, home repair, transportation, food insecurity, emergency assistance, medical and mental health issues, legal issues and more.
Monday through Friday
9 am to 1 pm
Walk-ins are welcome. Our office is generously hosted in the Panorama Teen & Family Resource Center, located at
131 Richmar Avenue,
San Marcos, CA 92069
(near the San Marcos Senior Activity
Center parking lot behind the Fire Station)
In order to serve those who do not use computers or social media, this information is also available by phone or in person Monday through Friday from 9 am to 1 pm. Guidance is provided by staff or volunteers trained to communicate with seniors using patience and listening skills to research and recommend suitable resources. Center volunteers will follow up by phone on every inquiry to confirm results.
Panorama Teen and Family Resource Center is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to promoting healthy families in San Marcos and in North San Diego County communities. They offer support services and meeting space for North County non-profits. Groups who are currently using the facilities at Panorama provide support through teen/parent programs, self-help groups, and senior services.