Senior Living Resources
With so many options and so much information out in the world, how do you navigate it all? We’re working every day to help de-mystify the aging process and senior living. You’re invited to explore these resources to help you in your search. Don’t see something that would be helpful? Let us know!
Prepare to Care in Five Steps
Caring for a family member or close friend is one of the most important—and complicated—roles you’ll play. It can happen suddenly, with an accident or illness, or it may start with driving your loved one to get groceries or going to the doctor. Later, you may find yourself taking more time off from work, preparing meals or handling their finances.
Whether you’re just beginning to anticipate a need or taking care of a family member full-time, this guide serves as a practical tool to make the process easier for both you and your loved one. It includes advice, resources and checklists to help you get organized and find support on your caregiving journey. Remember: Just take it one step at a time./p>
Obtain resources and education about caring for those with Alzheimer's and learn about the latest research happening in the fight to end Alzheimer's.
Founders Dr. Bill Thomas (world renowned geriatrician) and Kavan Peterson are on a mission to change the way we think about aging. Through their non-fiction theater tour, podcast, and blog they are asking citizens around the country What if everything you knew about aging was wrong? Learn more about how they are exploring the hidden dimensions of our humanity and inspiring personal growth and social change.
Pioneer Network is a national movement to support providers in transitioning away from an institutional medical model of elder care to one that is life-affirming, satisfying, humane, and meaningful. Their goal is to foster care that is directed by the person receiving it.
Veterans Angels, Inc. is a non-profit corporation devoted to assisting senior veterans and spouses obtain a little known, little used tax-free benefit more more commonly referred to as the "Aid and Attendance Special Pension". Veterans Angels assists war-time veterans and their surviving spouses determine qualifications and apply for benefits.