Tags: Disabilities, Fall Prevention, Home Care and Care Transitions, Housing
This guide outlines disability accommodation costs, providing information on ramps, doorways, stairs, kitchen and bathroom accommodations. Source: HomeAdvisor.com
Tags: Family Caregiving, Home Care and Care Transitions, National, Professional Organizations
The National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers website provides basic information on geriatric care management.
Tags: Emergency Preparedness, Fall Prevention, Finances, Fraud Prevention
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.
Tags: Finances, Housing, Professional Organizations, Transportation
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
Tags: Medication Management
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.
Tags: Education, Massachusetts, Transportation
The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles provides information and resources for older drivers, including workshops, driving evaluations, and alternatives to driving.
Tags: Disabilities, Funding, National
The Administration for Community Living website contains funding opportunities focusing on older Americans and people with disabilities across the lifespan.