Helpful Links and Resources

CARING INFO

CaringInfo is a program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization. It provides free resources to help people make decisions about end-of-life care and services before a crisis.

caringinfo.org


ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION

Information and support for people with Alzheimer’s disease and their caregivers. Operates a 24/7 helpline and care navigator tools.

alz.org or 800-272-3900


ALZHEIMERS.GOV

The U.S. government’s free information resource about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Managed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Alzheimers.gov or 877-696-6775


ELDERCARE LOCATOR

This public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging connects you to services for older adults and their families.

eldercare.gov or 800-677-1116


MEDICARE

This official U.S. government site for Medicare provides information about the parts of Medicare, what’s new and how to find Medicare plans, facilities or providers.

Medicare.gov or 800-Medicare


NATIONAL ALLIANCE FOR CAREGIVING

A nonprofit coalition of national organizations focusing on advancing family caregiving through research, innovation, and advocacy. The alliance conducts research, does policy analysis, develops national best-practice programs and works to increase public awareness of family caregiving issues.

caregiving.org or 301-718-8444


SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION

A federal insurance program that, among other services, provides benefits to retired people and those who are unemployed or disabled.

socialsecurity.gov or 800-772-1213


VETERANS ADMINISTRATION

Support and services for families caring for veterans. Maintains a VA caregiver support line and provides programs available both in and out of your home.

caregiver.va.gov or 855-260-3274