Links & Resources

The selected links that follow are for your convenience and will connect you with various websites (listed in alphabetical order) that provide information ranging from care giving services to living locations, to resources and products.

Caregiving – Finding Living Locations; Home Care

A Place for Mom:
Assisted Living Directory:
Assisted Living Source:
Caring for Aging Parents: (helping you help your parents)
Home Instead Senior Care:
My Senior Care:
Senior Advisor (reviews of senior communities)
Senior Decision (Senior housing; Senior care ratings and reviews):
Seniors for Living (living locations):
Senior Living Advisors (living locations):
Visiting Angels (in-home care services):
Years Ahead – Connecting Families and Care:
NOTE:  See state-specific options below

Caregiving – Resources/Products

Adjustable Bed Guide (Consumer Affairs):
Caregiver resources and products:
Community Based Resources- Eldercare Locator:
Elder Care Link (connecting you with providers):
Legal Forms:
Safely Filed (securely file documents):

Caregiving – Other  [Also see “State-specific” resources below]

Caring from a Distance:
The Senior Driver and their families:
VA Caregiver Support:
Veterans “Aid and Attendance” Pension:,

Monitoring Devices

FYI:  See review of 69 medical alert systems:


Alzheimer’s Association:
Alzheimer’s “Online Community:”
National Alliance for Caregiving:
National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers:
National Family Caregivers Association:
National Association of Senior Move Managers:

Other:  Articles / Blogs


AlzAuthors  (for those living with dementia, and their caregivers)


Caregiver Stress:  Remembering to take care of yourself 
Making the Move to Assisted Living

Resources:  Books / Radio / Videos

TOPIC:  Alzheimer’s

Activities to do With Your Parent who has Alzheimer’s Dementia, Judith A. Levy
Alzheimer’s Daughter, Jean Lee
Blue Hydrangeas, An Alzheimer’s Love Story, Marianne Sciucco
On Pluto: Inside the Mind of Alzheimer’s, Greg O’Brien
Somebody Stole my Iron, Vicki Tapia
What Flowers Remember, Shannon Wiersbitzky

Other Resources:

Beyond Driving With Dignity, Matt Gurwell
The ABCs of Caregiving:  Words to Inspire You, Nanette J. Davis
Second Half Now – A Radio Show for Boomers and Beyonders

“State-specific” Resources

Estate and Moving Sales:

Elder Care Assisted Living Facilities in CA:
Senior Housing and Transition Specialists:

New York:
Home Care; Geriatric Care Mangement:
Walk-in tubs:

Elder Law:
Estate and Moving Sales:
Moving Assistance: NWOrganizing Solutions
Northwest Retirement Professionals
Northwest Senior Management Services (In-home care):
Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs:
Organizing Solutions:
Outings for Seniors:
Personal Safety & Health Solutions:
Senior Housing and Care Referral Specialists:
Senior Housing and Transition Specialists:
Support for Adults with Aging Parents:

Senior Housing and Resources:

In home care (Seattle, Bellevue, Tacoma, Everett):
In home care (many eastern and southeastern locations):

Please note
The views and opinion expressed in any of these other websites are solely theirs and do not represent or imply the position or opinion of the Senior Care Organizer (SCO). In addition, the SCO accepts no responsibility if you use information from the other websites.