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

A Place for Mom:  aplaceformom.com
Assisted Living Directory:  assisted-living-directory.com
Assisted Living Source: aboutassistedliving.org
Senior Advisor (reviews of senior communities) SeniorAdvisor.com
Senior Decision (Senior housing; Senior care ratings and reviews): seniordecision.com
Seniors for Living (living locations): seniorsforliving.com
Senior Living Advisors (living locations):  Seniorcare.org
Years Ahead – Connecting Families and Care:  yearsahead.com
NOTE:  See state-specific options below

Caregiving – Resources/Products

Caregiver resources and products: caregiverpartnership.com
Caring for Aging Parents: agingCare.com
Caring.com (helping you help your parents) caring.com
Caring from a Distance: cfad.org
Elder Care Link (connecting you with providers): eldercarelink.com
My Senior Care (multiple resources): myseniorcare.com
Safely Filed (securely file documents):  safelyfiled.com
VA Caregiver Support:  caregiver.va.gov

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

Community Based Resources- Eldercare Locator: eldercare.gov
Legal Forms:  Formswift.com   Legalzoom.com   Legacywriter.com
The Senior Driver and their families:  keepingussafe.org
Veterans “Aid and Attendance” Pension: veteranaid.org,
veteranscarecoordination.com
Visiting Angels (in-home care services):  visitingangels.com

Monitoring Devices

FYI:  See review of 69 medical alert systems:  Reviews.com
Medicalalert.com
Philips.lifelinesystems.com
Rescuealertofca.com
Senioralertmedical.com

Organizations

Alzheimer’s Association:  alz.org
Alzheimer’s “Online Community:”  alzheimers.net
National Alliance for Caregiving:  caregiving.org
National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers: aginglifecare.org
National Family Caregivers Association: caregiveraction.org
National Association of Senior Move Managers: nasmm.com

Other:  Articles / Blogs

BLOGS:

AlzAuthors  (for those living with dementia, and their caregivers)
Andelcare.com
Caregivers.com
CareGiving.com
Seniorcarecorner.com

MISCELLANEOUS ARTICLES:

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

Arizona:
Estate and Moving Sales:  anestateintime.com

California:
Elder Care Assisted Living Facilities in CA: californiahomeforseniors.com
Senior Housing and Transition Specialists: goldenplacements.com

New York:
Home Care; Geriatric Care Mangement:  alliancehomecare.com
Walk-in tubs:  comfortwindows.com/bathroom/walk-in-tubs

Oregon:
Elder Law:  oregonelderlaw.com
Estate and Moving Sales:  milliusestateservice.com
Moving Assistance: NWOrganizing Solutions
Northwest Retirement Professionals nwretirementprofessionals.com
Northwest Senior Management Services (In-home care): eldernw.com
Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs: oregondva.com
Organizing Solutions:  NWOrganzingSolutions.com
Outings for Seniors:  urbanexcursionsPDX.com
Personal Safety & Health Solutions: columbiamedalarm.com
Senior Housing and Care Referral Specialists: choiceseniorreferrals.com
Senior Housing and Transition Specialists: goldenplacements.com
Support for Adults with Aging Parents:  caringforagingparents.com

Texas:
Senior Housing and Resources:  findhoustonseniorcare.com

Washington:
In home care (Seattle, Bellevue, Tacoma, Everett): andelcare.com
In home care (many eastern and southeastern locations):  loveathomeseniorcare.net

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.