Resource Library Search Results


November 2014
Massachusetts Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Tags: Massachusetts, Vision Loss/Blindness, Volunteerism
Format: Website

The Massachusetts Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired’s (MABVI) mission is to work with individuals with vision loss to eliminate barriers and create opportunities. The MABVI website contains information about living with vision loss, community events, fact sheets, resources, volunteer opportunities and more.

November 2014
Massachusetts Lifespan Respite Coalition
Tags: Family Caregiving, Massachusetts, Professional Organizations
Format: Website

The Massachusetts Lifespan Respite Coalition’s (MLRC) mission is to promote and support access to quality respite care options that enhance the lives of individuals and families with special needs throughout the lifespan. Their website contains resources for caregivers, caregiver stories, and more.

November 2014
Caregiving MetroWest
Tags: Family Caregiving, Massachusetts
Format: Website

Caregiving Metrowest is a website devoted to caregivers of elders is 25 MetroWest towns of Massachusetts. The website provides information, connection to resources and community support.

November 2014
Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs – Caregiver support
Tags: Family Caregiving, Massachusetts
Format: Website

This website links to the Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs Caregiver Support Page, which provides resources about caregiving.

November 2014
Caregiver Action Network
Tags: Family Caregiving, Home Care and Care Transitions, National, Volunteerism
Format: Website

This website provides resources and information about caregiving, in addition to volunteer opportunities.

November 2014
Presidential Proclamation – National Family Caregivers Month, 2014
Tags: Family Caregiving, Policy
Format: Website

As part of National Family Caregivers Month in November 2014, President Obama gave a Presidential Proclamation.

September 2014
Exercise for Seniors
Tags: Physical Activity
Format: Website

This resource provides information about the benefits of exercise and physical activity for seniors. Source: U.S. National Library of Medicine

September 2014
Exercise and Fitness Over 50
Tags: Physical Activity
Format: Website

This guide provides exercise and fitness tips and resources related to healthy aging. Source: HelpGuide.org

September 2014
Guide to Addiction Prevention for Seniors
Tags: Medication Management, Substance Abuse
Format: Website

This Guide to Addiction Prevention for Seniors contains many valuable resources from high-quality sources about substance abuse.