General Senior Sites
These links provide useful information for senior citizens and their families.
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Articles, comprehensive checklists, and links to key resources … designed to make it easier for family caregivers to quickly find the information they need … and avoid overlooking something important in the care of their loved one.
Baby Boomer Lifeboat
Tips, helpful information and resources for Baby Boomers seeking to retire on a limited or fixed income. Also a portal to selected sites that provide useful information, products and services for these Boomers.
Dignity Resource Council, Inc
Dignity Resource Council is a non-profit organization with the mission to provide educational and public awareness of the need for dignity preservation for persons with disabilities, the frail and elderly during assisted bathing and other personal care.
Download Your Free Alzheimer’s LifePlan Book
Readers are encouraged to develop healthy lifestyle habits for disease prevention, establish their personal memory fitness baseline record, and look ahead in developing a mild cognitive impairment treatment strategy – should mild cognitive impairment ever develop.
Free e-zine from Seniorresource.com
delivered monthly via email. Articles focus on housing and lifestyle issues, health and finances, travel, senior humor, URLs to surf for special information, discounts and free things, and timely topics for those rich in years.
Medical Service Options, Inc.
A resource library of documents, articles and revolutionary products that monitor, diagnose and treat various heart conditions. MSO provides products and services for physicians, nursing homes and hospitals that enhance the quality of care for the elderly.
Mobility-Advisor.com: Live More Independently
Educational resource with extensive articles on wheelchairs, scooters, accessories, wheel chair sports, disabled travel, transportation, and other mobility aids to enhance the lives of individuals of all ages who need mobility assistance.
The National Institute on Aging
NIA, one of the 27 Institutes and Centers of NIH, leads a broad scientific effort to understand the nature of aging and to extend the healthy, active years of life. NIA is the primary Federal agency supporting and conducting Alzheimer’s disease research.
National PACE Association
Programs of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) provide and coordinate all needed preventive, primary, acute and long term care services so that older individuals can continue living in the community.
Nursing Home Abuse News
Informational site covering nursing home abuse, various laws regarding abuse, ailments resulting from abuse/neglect, how to choose a nursing home and resources for elders to contact lawyers to learn more about their legal rights.
Nursing Home InspectorTM
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Detailed reports, ratings, rankings, graphics and analysis of every Medicare or Medicaid certified Nursing Home in the USA. Over 44,000 individual inspections available for review on-line!
A question-and-answer weekly newspaper column that channels useful information and valuable resources to the growing senior population and the families who support them.
Seniorlink Online – A guide to eldercare planning and support
Seniorlink Online is a learning center dedicated to helping caregivers with information, support and expert advice about eldercare. Users can contact a Seniorlink care advisor for personalized help and to create an eldercare plan.
Senior Living Foundation of the American Foreign Service
A private, non-profit, 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization established to assist retired members of the American Foreign Service who are physically or mentally unable to cope with old age. The Foundation provides information about and assistance in obtaining community, State, Federal and private resources. The Foundation offers senior citizens guidance through the often difficult process of gaining access to available resources.
The Silver Lining News
“First With The Good News”Updated World Wide News Stories, (International). Inspirational Stories. Submissions From Readers. Grandparent’s Fun & Children’s Happiness. Five Little Angels Story. Captain Moke’s Quests. Web-ring Membership & Awards Available.