Resource Library Search Results


September 2014
Medicare Cost Overview
Tags: Finances, Medicare
Format: Website

This website is a federal guide to understanding Medicare costs.

September 2014
Home Accommodation Cost Guide for People with Physical Disabilities
Tags: Disabilities, Fall Prevention, Home Care and Care Transitions, Housing
Format: Website

This guide outlines disability accommodation costs, providing information on ramps, doorways, stairs, kitchen and bathroom accommodations. Source: HomeAdvisor.com

September 2014
Care Management | National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers
Tags: Family Caregiving, Home Care and Care Transitions, National, Professional Organizations
Format: Website

The National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers website provides basic information on geriatric care management.

September 2014
Seniors’ Guide to Aging at Home Safely and with Dignity
Tags: Emergency Preparedness, Fall Prevention, Finances, Fraud Prevention
Format: Website

Source: MortgageCalculator.org

The Guide to Aging at Home Safely and with Dignity provides information on fall prevention, home safety, fraud prevention, costs to consider, and information for family members.

September 2014
Aging in Place | The National Aging in Place Council
Tags: Finances, Housing, Professional Organizations, Transportation
Format: Website

Age in Place is a website by the National Aging in Place Council, which is a senior support network that supports the idea of aging in place. This website includes information about local Aging in Place chapters, gives practical advice on issues such as housing, health, and transportation,  and provides lists of various service providers. Source: The National Aging in Place Council

July 2014
DrugWatch.com
Tags: Medication Management
Format: Website

This organization is 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. DrugWatch.com 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 at DrugWatchare working with patients to help them get the treatment and care they deserve.

June 2014
MassDOT’s Registry of Motor Vehicles – Mature Drivers
Tags: Education, Massachusetts, Transportation
Format: Website

The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles provides information and resources for older drivers, including workshops, driving evaluations, and alternatives to driving.

January 2014
Dementia & Alzheimer’s Caregiver Center
Tags: Alzheimer's Disease, Dementia, Family Caregiving, Home Care and Care Transitions, National
Format: Website

The Alzheimer’s and Dementia Caregiver Center provides support and information for caregivers of patients with alzheimer’s and dementia.

January 2014
Administration for Community Living – Funding Opportunities
Tags: Disabilities, Funding, National
Format: Website

The Administration for Community Living website contains funding opportunities focusing on older Americans and people with disabilities across the lifespan.

January 2014
National Council on Aging – Behavioral Health
Tags: Mental Health
Format: Website

Explore tools, resources and community programs promoting behavioral health on the National Council on Aging website.