Elder Care Websites
Aging With Dignity - The mission of this website is to help you and your family plan and receive the care you deserve.
Alzheimer’s Association - A comprehensive site regarding Alzheimer's disease, and for caregivers of those suffering from this disease.
American Assoc of Homes and Services for the Aging - American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging is an organization is composed of over 5,000 nursing, retirement and convalescent home facilities offers press releases, a bookstore and job listings.
American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) - This web site is a must for up to date information on aging.
Asbestos Information - Asbestos.com is committed to providing the latest, up-to-date information to our visitors in the hopes of spreading awareness about the dangers of asbestos cancer (mesothelioma). Our goal is to offer a one-stop resource on all asbestos and mesothelioma-related issues ranging from occupational exposure to treatment options.
BenefitsCheckUp - This web site is designed to provide information regarding all benefits for which all elderly are eligible.
Caregiver - Caregiver is a leading provider of information, support and guidance for family and professional caregivers.
Eldercare Locator – This web site initially will provide consumers with basic contact information about elder service agencies in the state and local area requested by zip code.
Elder Net - A senior’s guide to health, housing, legal, financial questions, retirement, lifestyles, news, and entertainment information on the Web.
Elder Web - This is a gateway to hundreds of links to elder care information for the frail elderly and their family, caregivers, and advisors.
Extended Care - One can talk free with a Geriatrician.
Family Caregiver Alliance - This site of the Family Caregiver Alliance is considered among the best all-around sites. Beyond the Question and Answer service, it has tip sheets and support groups facilitated by experts, among other resources. This is an informational resource on Long Term Care.
Longevity World – This website contains the Longevity Report; Poetry of Life Transactions, Spirituality: and links to other Longevity Sites.
Medicare - This is an essential website which gives information on the Medicare basics; provides a Medigap policy comparison, prescription drug assistance programs, Nursing home comparisons, and health information to help stay healthy.
Mesothelioma - The Mesothelioma Center is an up-to-date resource for all mesothelioma issues ranging from mesothelioma statistics to diagnosis options. Mesothelioma is a rare and aggressive cancer. One of the primary mesothelioma causes is asbestos exposure. The cancer develops in the mesothelium, a protective membrane that lines three body cavities: the thoracic cavity (pleura), abdominal cavity (peritoneum) and the heart sac (pericardium). Extensive studies and mesothelioma clinical trials are in progress internationally and cancer specialists and doctors are constantly working towards the discovery of a cure.
National Alliance for Care Giving - This site, prepared by the National Alliance for Caregiving, Bethesda, MD, offers expert ratings of web sites, books, videos and other products, based on topic.
National Council on Aging - The National Council on Aging presents summaries of linked articles and a comprehensive directory of jobs, advocacy groups, service centers, and forums.
Senior Citizen’s Resources - An excellent resource for all kinds of information regarding issues important to aging persons and their families. This web site is maintained by the Social Service Administration.
Social Security Administration - The official web site of the Social Security Administration.
The Stroke Network - The purpose of this web site is to provide online support for stroke survivors and caregivers of adult stroke.
Third Age - Web chat for those who are over 50. Infotainment and news to help users get the most out of their day.
For guidance and assistance with any and all resources for the elderly call Elder Support Services, Inc. (314) 989-1000.