It is important to stay informed when choosing a home care provider. Below we have provided additional resources to help you make your decision. Visit the following Web sites for more information related to home healthcare.
The site is design to provide a comprehensive overview of wide variety of topics, programs and services related to aging. Whether you are older individual, a caregiver, a community service provider, a researcher, or a student, you will find valuable information.
The Alzheimer’s Association, the world leader in Alzheimer research and support, is first and largest voluntary health organization dedicated to finding prevention methods, treatments and an eventual cure for Alzheimer’s.
The American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging offers members the continuum of aging services: adult day services, homes health, community services, seniors housing, assisted living residences, continuing care retirement communities, and nursing homes.
AARP is a non profit membership organization of persons 50 and older dedicated to addressing their needs and interests. Learn more about this organization.
MyMedicare.gov provides direct Internet access to your Medicare benefits, eligibility, enrollment (including prescription drugs plans) and preventive health information – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
The National Council on Aging programs help older people to remain healthy, find jobs, discover new ways to continue contributing to society after retirement, and take advantage of government and private benefits programs that can improve the quality of their lives.
- Social Security Administration – Disability Benefits
- Transportation Resources for Older Adults
- Selling a Home with Modifications for Older Adults
- Fall Prevention
- Assistive Technology Buying Guide
- Home Organization for Newly Disabled Seniors
- Special Needs Seniors: Planning for the Future of this Vulnerable Population
- Legal Guide for Newly Disabled Seniors