Nursing Home Abuse was founded by the National Association to Stop Nursing Home Abuse (NASNHA), an NGO. NursingHomeAbuse.net exists to raise awareness of the nursing home abuse epidemic, educate the public about its causes, help residents and families prevent abuse, and help victims cope with the consequences of nursing home abuse.
Wonderful up to date resource for anyone looking understand important choices for housing.
|Age-related statistics compiled by a federal interagency forum|
|Extensive census data on older persons|
|Official site for Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services”information for beneficiaries, researchers, providers|
|Agency for Health Care Research and Quality|
|National Institute for Aging, research, requests for proposals, news briefs on sponsored aging research|
|Elder Care: First Steps
Caring for an aging parent, elderly spouse, domestic partner or close friend presents tough challenges. Often, you’re not sure of the next step, or even the first step. This article from Aging Parents and Elder Care is a step-by-step guide to help you begin your caregiving journey.
|Texas Aging Network – Senior Driving Assessment
The Texas Aging Network is a complete directory of resources, services,living options, and senior driving assessment.
|Assisted Living Florida
Senior Assisted Living Facilities, Florida Senior Home Health Care Description – Assistedlivinginflorida.com is dedicated to provide a comprehensive and user friendly senior living facilities, assisted living accommodations and elder care services in Florida.
|Aging Parent Solutions
Cheryl A. Kuba, MA, is president of Aging Parent Solutions, promoting Eldercare without Despair . She is a gerontologist, a nationally recognized speaker, and author of the award-winning book, Navigating the Journey of Aging Parents: What Care Receivers Want (Routledge). Cheryl is also a contributing author of Faith Lessons, Experiencing the Miracles, due for release later this year.
Through Aging Parent Solutions, Cheryl offers common sense consulting to organizations challenged by eldercare issues. Cheryl has worked in the long-term care arena for more than 20 years, but the real foundation of her experience was as the care manager for her own parents during their last seven years. The current president of the National Speakers Association’s Illinois chapter, Cheryl is also the recipient of that organization’s Humanitarian of the Year Award.
|Comfort Keepers in San Diego California
Comfort Keepers is committed to providing in-home care to seniors as well as others who need help with daily activities. If you are considering a nursing home or an assisted living facility, consider the alternative of our compassionate in-home senior care services.
|California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform|
|West Marin Senior Services|
|Council on Aging for Seniors in Sonoma County
(707) 525-0143 or (800) 675-0143
|Division of Aging, Marin
|Area Agency on Aging, Napa and Solano Counties
|Born to Age Senior Care Directories in Napa and Sonoma
|The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
Great resource to find Lawyers to specialize in issues regarding Elders
|Elder Law Answers|
|The California Partnership for Long-Term Care|
|California Assisted Living Association|
|Elder Financial Protection Network|
|Administration on Aging|
|California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform
California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform – Consumer Guide
|California Department of Social Services
Local contact information, licensed facilities search
|California Medical Board
Complaints Regarding Physicians 1-800-633-2322A Consumer Guide to Elder Abuse A valuable resource no matter where you live in the USA
This an awareness group that aims to educate the public about prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, and medical devices that have the potential to cause patients serious harm. The website is continually updated with drug recall news, recent FDA approvals, drug interactions, side effects, and current developments in the medical field. In addition, patient advocates are working with our patients to help them get the treatment and care they deserve.