Helpful Links for Seniors
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Help elderly individuals maintain their dignity and independence in their homes and communities through comprehensive, coordinated, and cost effective systems of long-term care, and livable communities across the U.S.
Our programs help adult day services supporters in areas of advocacy, certification, accreditation, professional development geared to the needs of managers and direct care workers.
Find respite services by need for a state or local area.
Partners Against Pain is an alliance of patients, caregivers, and healthcare providers working together to alleviate unnecessary suffering by leading efforts to advance standards of pain care through education and advocacy.
Online Provider of information, support and guidance for family and professional caregivers.
The nation’s largest membership organization for people 50+, AARP is leading a revolution in the way people view and live life after 50.
N4A builds the capacity of members serving older persons and persons with disabilities live with dignity by providing choices in their homes and communities for as long as possible.
Learn more about our affiliation with this nationwide network of senior care providers.
When Alzheimer’s touches your life, they are here for you.
This site was created and is maintained by RNs dedicated to providing seniors and their families access to quality information, products and services.
A public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging connecting you to services for older adults and their families. You can also reach them at 1-800-677-1116.
The National Alliance for Caregiving is dedicated to being the foremost national resource on family caregiving to improve the quality of life for families and care recipients.
Their mission is to give consumers the information they need to avoid becoming victims of telemarketing and Internet fraud and to help them get their complaints to law enforcement agencies quickly and easily.
NIA, one of the 27 Institutes and Centers of NIH, leads a broad scientific effort to understand the nature of aging and to extend the healthy, active years of life. In 1974, Congress granted authority to form NIA to provide leadership in aging research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs relevant to aging and older people. Subsequent amendments to this legislation designated the NIA as the primary Federal agency on Alzheimers disease research.
Information on Senior Health. The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services External Web Site Policy , is the nations medical research agency making important discoveries that improve health and save lives.
The Private Duty Homecare Association (PDHCA) was established by the National Association for Home Care and Hospice (NAHC). It is a trade association of home care providers dedicated to helping the ill and disabled remain in their own homes.