Your Resources

Leading Age

Assisted Living Federation of America

Benefits CheckUp (you can learn about which programs/services your care recipient may be qualified to receive)

ElderCare Locator

ElderIndustry.com (has free downloads of forms and paperwork you may need)

Five Wishes (a wonderful handbook to document end-of-life care wishes)

Financial Planning Association

Lewy Body Dementia Association

Medicaid (state and federally-funded programs for low-income individuals)

Medicare

National Academy of ElderLaw Attorneys

National Adult Day Services Association

National Family Caregivers Association

National Library of Medicine (terrific research resource)

National Association for Home Care and Hospice

National Association of Geriatric Care Managers (you can hire a GCM to find resources, develop care plans, complete an assessment of your aging relative)

National Association of Senior Move Managers

Social Security Administration

U.S. Adminstration of Aging

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Judy
May 12, 2010

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crissie Mahoney
Mar 29, 2015

My husband has Parkinson’s disease for 3 years now im now caring for him cause he can’t work or drive anymore im trying to figure out what I need to do to help him in this journey..
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