SENIOR CARE RESOURCES
SENIOR CARE RESOURCESA Wealth of Knowledge for Aging Well
National Aging Care Organizations
Access information about Elder Law, Medicare, Medicaid, estate planning, trusts and the rights of the elderly and disabled.
AGS Foundation for Health in Aging
A national non-profit organization established in 1999 by The American Geriatrics Society, the aim of this organization is to build a bridge between the research and practice of Geriatrics and the Public, and to advocate on behalf of older adults and their special health care needs.
A national network of chapters, this is the largest national voluntary health organization committed to finding a cure for Alzheimer’s and helping those affected by the disease.
American Physical Therapy Association
The mission of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), the principal membership organization representing and promoting the profession of physical therapy, is to further the profession’s role in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of movement dysfunctions and the enhancement of the physical health and functional abilities of members of the public.
National Area Agencies on Aging
n4a’s primary mission is to build the capacity of its members to help older persons and persons with disabilities live with dignity and choices in their homes and communities for as long as possible.
National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers
A National network for Geriatric Care Managers, the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers (GCM) was established in 1986 and continues to grow as the demand for services for the elderly increases.
National Parkinson Foundation
An educational site on Parkinson’s disease.
Home Care Association of America
The Home Care Association of America is a non-profit national voice for organizations that provide private duty home care services and an advocate for services which benefit the consumers for whom they care: seniors, children, persons with disabilities, those with chronic health conditions and anyone whose quality of life can be improved by having a care worker help in their home.
Created by RNs to provide seniors and caregivers quality information, products and services.