There are numerous online resources for today’s aging adults. Here are a few that might assist you and your loved ones.
The Alzheimer’s Association is a leading organization providing support and research for Alzheimer’s disease. Click here to find information regarding research, caregiving tips, events, and a list of Alzheimer’s professionals in your area.
National Care Planning Council
The National Care Planning Council is a comprehensive resource for eldercare, senior services, and care planning. They publish numerous articles, books, and guides to assist in the caring and planning of seniors. For more information, click here.
A Guide to Long Term Care for Veterans
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs provides a comprehensive guide for long term Veteran Care. This guide covers a range of topics including VA benefits, skilled home health care, and long term decision-making tips. Click here for more information.
National Institute on Aging (NIA)
The National Institute on Aging aims to be the leader in understanding the nature of aging through scientific research. NIA is the primary U.S. Federal agency supporting Alzheimer’s research and discussions. For more information, click here.
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is the federal agency that administers the Medicare and Medicaid programs and regulates health care providers. CMS aims to improve patient care and access. Their website provides a wealth of information on health services and programs available to seniors and other Americans.
American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
AARP is a leading resource for seniors across the United States. Here you can find information ranging from healthy living tip and financial advice, to long term planning and a list of skilled providers in your area. Click here for more information.