Help and Resources


Helpful Links

CAREGIVING and CARING FOR SELF

Age in Place | The National Aging in Place Council
http://www.ageinplace.org/

Care Management | National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers
http://www.caremanager.org/why-care-management/what-you-should-know/

Eldercare Locator
www.eldercare.gov

Home Accommodation Cost Guide for People with Physical Disabilities
http://www.homeadvisor.com/cost/disability-accommodation/

Hospice Foundation of America
www.hospicefoundation.org

National Alliance for Caregiving
www.caregiving.org

Seniors' Guide to Aging at Home Safely and with Dignity
http://www.mortgagecalculator.org/helpful-advice/aging-with-dignity.php

Senior Housing
www.seniorhousinglocator.org

EXERCISE

Benefits of Swimming for Seniors
http://www.backyardocean.com/Swimming-Benefits-Safety-Seniors-a/269.htm

Exercise and Fitness Over 50
http://www.helpguide.org/life/senior_fitness_sports.htm

Exercise for Seniors
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/exerciseforseniors.html

Swimming and Osteoporosis
http://blog.poolproducts.com/swimming-osteoporosis/

FINANCES

Tips to Avoid Financial Exploitation
http://www.n4a.org/pdf/protectyourpocketbook.pdf

Financial Fraud and Abuse Hotline
http://www.aging.senate.gov/fraud-hotline

HEALTHCARE  

Guide to Medicare Preventive Services and Screenings
http://medicare.com/medicare-tips-news/news/medicare-news/medicare-preventive-services

Medicare Cost Overview
http://www.medicare.gov/your-medicare-costs/index.html

Planning Your Doctor Visit
http://nihseniorhealth.gov/talkingwithyourdoctor/planningyourdoctorvisit/01.html

NUTRITION

Eating Well Over 50
http://wwwhelpguide.org/life/senior_nutrition.htm

Meals on Wheels
www.mowaa.org

OTHER HELPFUL LINKS

Geriatric Mental Health Foundation
http://www.gmhfonline.org/gmhf/

Guide to Addiction Prevention for Seniors
http://www.newbeginningsdrugrehab.org/guide-to-addiction-prevention-for-seniors/

ZocDoc Search: Geriatric Care Physicians
http://www.zocdoc.com/morespecialties