Resources

NAELA: National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

NAELA is a great resource for finding an elder law attorney or investigating elder law needs. Many articles and general information about elder law.

AARP

AARP has many services from insurance to articles to places that are elderly friendly.

National Center for Senior Transportation

Our mission is to increase transportation options for older adults and enhance their ability to live more independently within their communities throughout the United States.

Senior Programs

Is a resource directory for the older adult market

MOWA: Meals on Wheels Association

Our Vision is to end senior hunger by 2020.  Our Mission is to provide national leadership to end senior hunger.

Medicare: Nursing Home Compare

This tool has detailed information about every Medicare and Medicaid-certified nursing home in the country.

National Council on Aging

Improve health, enhance economic security, promote independance and diginity, help strengthen local elder orgs.

National Respite Locator Service

Locate Respite for Caregiving Adults

U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services

Clearing house for Long Term Care info and Financing options.

N.A.P.G.C.M. National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers

Find Geriatric Care Managers in your area.

Ask Medicare

Navigate Medicare, find doctors and other participating orgs. that assist caregivers.

Faith in Action

Over 1,000 volunteer caregiving programs around the nation.

Easter Seals

I can’t say enough about easter seals. If you have never been to or don’t know about easter seals its Well worth the visit,
lots of services, to many to list.

National Patient Travel Center

Air Transport Locator for needy patients.

National Association of Hospital Hospitality Houses

Lodging for Famlies recieving medical treatment away from home.

Family Caregiver Support/State Contacts

Family caregiver support services offered state by state.

American Association of Geriatric Psychiatrists

Geriatric Psychiatrists are the doctors who treat mental and cognative disorders like alzheimers and dementia. This site has Docs listed state by state.

State by State listing of Geriatric Doctors

I dont believe any more explaination is needed for this one

The National Hospice and Pallitive Care Organization

NHPCO is dedicated to promoting and maintaining quality care for terminally ill persons and their families

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