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Senior Nutrition Guide

Figuring out how much food you need, your adequate caloric intake, and the nutrients you need as your body ages may be confusing.

A Caregiver’s Guide to Understanding, Recognizing, and Preventing Elder Abuse

Elder abuse has become a serious and growing issue in the United States.

Medicare and Dementia

In this post, we’ll review dementia and it’s common treatments. We’ll also go over what is covered and not covered by Medicare.

9 Amazing Ways Dogs Can Change The Lives Of Elderly Humans

Dogs can provide relief for many issues facing the older population. Here are some ways that dogs can help seniors, seniors can help dogs, and you can help dogs help seniors!

Senior Isolation: America’s Quietest Health Risk

Senior isolation is one of the biggest threats to the health of America’s seniors. It’s a health risk not often discussed, but at least a quarter of seniors over 65 live with it.

The Recovery Village

Drug and Alcohol Treatment Resources for the Elderly

Safety Detective

The Ultimate Internet Safety Guide for Seniors

I Need a Lighthouse

A Depression and Suicide Education Awareness Program. Older adults don’t always fit the typical picture of depression. Many depressed seniors don’t claim to feel sad at all.

The Complete Medication Management Guide for Seniors

In this guide, you’ll learn how age changes our response to medication, and how to keep track of the medication you’re taking.

Guide to Dementia and Sleep Disorders

According to the latest estimates from the Institute for Dementia Research & Prevention (IDRP), 1 in 6 women and 1 in 10 men will develop dementia-related symptoms after the age of 55.

Senior Sleep Guide

As we age, most of us will experience bodily changes that affect how we sleep. The effects may be influenced by chronic illness or the side effects of prescription medication.

To Opt Out of Prescreened Credit Card Offers

If you choose to Opt-Out, you will no longer be included in firm offer lists provided by the four consumer credit reporting companies.

Register for the National Do Not Call Registry

The National Do Not Call Registry gives you a choice about whether to receive telemarketing calls.

7 Signs Your Parents May Need Help With Money Tasks

Look for these red flags when you spend time with mom and dad.

Legal Planning for Senior Care - Dementia/Alzheimers

Legal planning is important for all people to consider, but for those who have been diagnosed with a disease such as dementia, it's even more important, and the timing of the planning is vital as well

Aging in Place

The National Aging in Place Council® is a senior support network founded on the belief that an overwhelming majority of older Americans want to remain in their homes for as long as possible.

Mapping U.S. Elder Care Facilities

General statistics about nursing homes throughout the USA, including the states with the highest numbers of complaints, those with the best health scores, and other important data.

Senior Wellness Guide - Healthy Aging

Two out of 10 U.S. citizens will be seniors in a little more than two decades. Seniors already account for 14 percent of the population. Aging brings physical, mental and financial concerns.

101 Mobility

101 Mobility of Raleigh is proud to be the leading source for auto lifts, patient lifts, stair lifts,vertical lifts, and wheelchair ramps throughout The Triangle Area.

The Senior-Friendly Guide to Medical Alert Systems

Despite the array of products on the market, all medical alert systems work the same way. You wear a device with a button around your neck or wrist.

AARP

Founded in 1958, AARP is a non-profit, non-membership organization that helps people 50 and over improve the quality of their lives.

Administration for Community Living

In survey after survey, when older adults and people with disabilities are asked where they would prefer to live, they say they want to live in their communities, not in institutions.

NC Division of Aging and Adult Services

Works to promote the independence and enhance the dignity of North Carolina's older adults, persons with disabilities, and their families.

Aging with Dignity

National non-profit organization with a mission to affirm and safeguard the human dignity of individuals as they age and to promote better care for those near the end of life.

American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry

Resources to help our physician members & AAGP affiliates improve the quality of life for older people with mental disorders. For patients and caregivers: news, facts, tools and expert information.

Association for Home & Hospice Care of NC

Represents over 700 agencies serving patients in all 100 counties.

Dementia Alliance of North Carolina

Provides family support, community education, public awareness and supports research for the prevention, cure and treatment of Alzheimer's disease and related disorders.

AssistGuide Information Services

Elder care resource guide with information about: caregiving overview, finding facilities and services, paying for care, Medicare & Medicaid basics, Alzheimer's and dementia.

Caregiver Resources

Get eldercare help, feel less alone, meet and share with others like you. Get answers to questions about common concerns. (Housing, Home Care, Community, Articles)

CaringInfo

Free resources to help people make decisions about end-of-life care and services before a crisis.

Full Circle of Care

A comprehensive health and human services web site, providing up-to-date information about programs and services across North Carolina for families, seniors, youths and everyone in-between.

Community Alternatives Program for Disabled Adults

The program contributes to the quality of the participants and their families/caregivers, while providing care that is cost-effective in comparison to the Medicaid cost for nursing facility care.

Downtown Housing Improvement Corporation

Non-profit organization dedicated to strengthening neighborhoods and families in the Research Triangle area of N.C.

Eldercare Locator

Eldercare Locator is designed to help older adults and their families and caregivers find their way through the maze of services for seniors by identifying trustworthy local support resources.

Division of Health Service Regulation

Oversees medical, mental health and group care homes, emergency medical services, and local jails. We check to see that people receiving care in these facilities are safe and receive appropriate care.

Transitions LifeCare (formerly called Hospice of Wake County)

Located in Raleigh, N.C., it is the oldest, largest and most experienced hospice organization serving Wake, Durham, Johnston, Franklin, and Harnett counties. Compassionate end of life care.

State Elder Housing Locator

The Locator includes listings, by county, of independent housing options for North Carolina seniors.

NC Department of Insurance

Trained experts who can answer questions about health, life, Medicare, homeowners, auto, disability, long-term care, dental, vision and other types of insurance coverage.

UNC Partnership in Aging

Enhances the well-being of older adults in N.C. By collaborating with organizations/institutions, we nurture dialogue about the personal and societal meaning of having a long life.

National Alliance for Caregiving

Non-profit coalition of national organizations focused on improving the lives of family caregivers.

Family Caregiver Alliance - National Center on Caregiving

As a public voice for caregivers, shines light on the challenges caregivers face daily and champions their cause through education, services, and advocacy.

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

Largest non-profit membership organization representing hospice and palliative care programs and professionals in the U.S. Committed to improve end of life care and expanding access to hospice care.

National Institute on Aging

NIA, one of the 27 Institutes and Centers of NIH, leads a broad scientific effort to understand the nature of aging and to extend the healthy, active years of life.

National Institutes of Health

Americans today are living longer and healthier. Life expectancy in the U.S. has jumped from 47 yrs in 1900 to 78 yrs as reported in 2009. Disability in people over age 65 has dropped significantly.

NC Association, Long Term Care Facilities

Statewide association for providers of Assisted Living for seniors. Provides a directory of participating assisted living facilities by county and/or city.

Project Compassion

Non-profit organization based in Chapel Hill, NC, that creates community and provides innovative support for people living with serious illness, caregiving, end of life and grief.

Resources for Seniors

Serves senior and disabled adults in Wake County by providing home and community based services and information so that they can maximize their choices for comfort, safety, security and well-being.

Seniors Guide Online

Senior Products Services – Compare senior products and services on a wide range of topics.

Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program

The counselors on this toll free line offer free and unbiased counseling on Medicare health care products. They provide assistance with Medicare/Medicaid billing errors, fraud and abuse.

Today’s Caregiver

A leading provider of information, support and guidance for family and professional caregivers. Produces Today's Caregiver magazine.

Wake County Human Services

This is the consolidation of programs and services formerly carried out by several separate departments and offices such as Social Services and Public Health.

Wake County Supportive Housing

Supportive housing combines support services with housing to offer tenants a wide range of services designed to improve the quality and stability of their lives while increasing independence

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