Helpful Links for Senior Care

It is natural for your loved one to want to stay in their home and age in place. However, it can be important to take a step back and look at the big picture as you decide whether leaving an aging family member in their home for the long term truly is the right step for your family. Too often, the decision to move a senior out of their home is suddenly made after an emergency, making recovery all the more painful and difficult. Use the resource links below to learn more about your options and alternatives like at home healthcare and companion care services.

Administration on Aging

Administration for Community Living

Age in Place

ALS Association

Alzheimer’s Association

American Association for Respiratory Care

American Cancer Society

American Diabetes Association

American Heart Association

American Lung Association

American Parkinson Disease Association

Arthritis Foundation

Brain Injury Association of America

Caregiver Action Network

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Department of Elder Affairs for Florida

Elder Source for Northeast Florida

Epilepsy Foundation

Family Caregiver Alliance

Florida Agency for Health Care Administration

Florida SHINE

National Institute on Aging

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

National Institute Senior Health

National Library of Medicine

National Parkinson Foundation

National Rehabilitation Information Center

Seniors & Social Security

The Official U.S. Government Site for Medicare

United Spinal Association

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

Vestibular Disorders Association

World Health Organization

Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society