Resources

Helpful links:

Aging Life Care Association (ALCA)
(520) 881-8008
www.aginglifecare.org

Social Security (Medicare/SSI)
(800) 772-1213
www.ssa.gov

Medicare Information
www.medicare.gov

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
www.cms.hhs.gov/home/medicaid.asp

American Association of Retired Persons
(888) 687-2277
www.aarp.org

National Council for Aging Care

www.aging.com

American Society on Aging
Aging-related education: (800) 537-9728
www.asaging.org

The California Association for Health Services at Home

http://www.cahsah.org

National Private Duty Association
http://www.privatedutyhomecare.org

National Family Caregivers Association
http://www.nfcacares.org

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
http://www.naela.org

Veterans’ Affairs & Benefits
http://www.caregiver.va.gov

National Clearinghouse for Long-Term Care Information
http://www.longtermcare.gov

The American Association of Housing and Services
http://www.aasha.org/choice

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
http://www.healthcare.gov/

Department of Health and Human Services Eldercare Locator
http://www.eldercare.gov/

Homecare’s Elder Care Guidance
http://www.homecare.com/

National Association for Home Care and Hospice
http://www.nahc.org/

Community Health and Accreditation Program
http://www.chapinc.org/

U.S. National Library of Medicine/ PubMed Health
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/

National Stroke Association
http://www.stroke.org

Alzheimer’s Association
http://www.alz.org/

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America
www.alzfdn.org

Dementia
http://www.dementia.org/

National Parkinson Foundation
http://www.parkinson.org/

The Arthritis Foundation
http://www.arthritis.org/

American Heart Association
http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/

Go Red for Women by AHA
http://www.goredforwomen.org/

American Diabetes Organziation
http://www.diabetes.org

American Cancer Society
http://www.cancer.org/

Hospice Foundation of America
http://www.hospicefoundation.org

National Institute on Aging
Alzheimer’s Information
1 800 438 4380
www.nia.nih.gov/Alzheimers/AlzheimersInformation/GeneralInfo

Alzheimer’s Association
24 hour help hotline
1-800-272-3900
www.alz.org/index.asp

MedicalAlert and Safe Return Program
1888-572-8566
www.alz.org/we_can_help_medicalert_safereturn.asp

Family Caregiver Alliance
Information on long-term caregiving
(800) 445-8106
www.caregiver.org

Lifeline – the trusted medical alert service provider
www.lifelinesys.com/info

Alzheimer’s Care Costs and Alternative Therapies
www.medicaresupplement.com/alzheimers-care-guide/