AARP – A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that empowers people to choose how they live as they age.
Alzheimer’s Association – Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer’s Association advances research to end Alzheimer’s and dementia while enhancing care for those living with the disease.
Area Agency on Aging for Southwest FL – A website that is devoted to members of our population aged 60 and over, and their caregivers, loved ones and those who serve them.
CareGiving.com – A community of supportive individuals caring for a family member or friend.
Department of Elders Affairs– The primary state agency that serves elders, their families, and caregivers in Florida.
Friendship Centers in SWFL – Information, support and programs for caregivers and their loved ones.
Medicare.gov– Medicare.gov is a great resource to learn the types of care that are covered by Medicare, and where you may need to plan for supplementary insurance or funding to cover healthcare costs.
National Council on Aging -a respected national leader and trusted partner to help people aged 60+ meet the challenges of aging.
National Institute on Aging– This overview from the National Institute on Aging provides a good summary of payment sources on how people pay for long term care services.
Parkinson’s Foundation– A resource that makes life better for people with Parkinson’s disease by improving care and advancing research toward a cure. Here they share some things to consider when additional help is needed.