Resources

Resources

The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support and research.

Benefits Check-up is confidential site where you can find and enroll in federal and state program for which you are entitled that help pay for utility bills, meals, and assistance with your prescription drugs. Not all benefits are income qualified.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides credible, reliable health information on many topics and has a large aging-related database where you can search “caregiving”.

The Eldercare Locator is a valuable website and public service of the Administration on Aging. It directly connects caregivers to the area agency on aging in their local area that has information on services for older persons and their caregivers.

The Family Caregiver Alliance or FCA is a public voice for caregivers, illuminating the daily challenges they face, offering them the assistance they so desperately need and deserve, and championing their cause through education, services, research and advocacy.

The National Council on the Aging is a non-profit service and advocacy organization that works to improve the economic security and health and older Americans with online tools to help seniors and their caregivers.

The National Family Caregivers Association educates, supports, empowers and speaks up for the more than 50 million Americans who care for loved ones with a chronic illness or disability or the frailties of old age. NFCA reaches across the boundaries of diagnoses, relationships and life stages to help transform family caregivers’ lives by removing barriers to health and well being.