Reviewed Elder Care Information Links
(viewing 1 - 5 of 15)Helpguide
Helpguide provides excellent information and links focusing on mental health, aging well and elder care.Caring.com
Caring.com was created to help people care for their aging parents and other loved ones. Their mission is to give readers the information and other resources they need to make better decisions, save time, and feel more supported. The website is divided into various sections including health, money and legal matters, home care, life, housing, to-do lists, local, ask and answer, and groups. The site contains a very large number of articles, resources, Q&As, and more in easy to read and understand language. Definitely worth checking out!How to Understand and Influence Older Drivers
This 20-page PDF was published in July 2013 and covers how to talk to an older driver about driving safety and creating a plan of action and mobility plan for those that need to begin to cut back on driving. The information is thorough and offers many tips for dealing with this difficult subject.
Family Caregiver Alliance
The mission of Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA) is to improve the quality of life for family caregivers and the people who receive their care with physical and cognitive impairments, such as Parkinsonís, stroke, Alzheimerís and other types of dementia. The layout makes navigation easy with information divided into sections for education, policy and advocacy, and ways to connect with other caregivers.Assisted Living Directory
This website provides an online directory of assisted living facilities organized by state. Information is listed about the facility and then you may complete a contact/question form that is transmitted to the facility directly. The site also provides videos and other materials about choosing an assisted living facility, such as what to look for, how to research any violations, and more.