Senior Care Strategies


Federal Agencies


The federal government’s Medicare website includes specifics about Medicare, nursing home information and comparisons, and links to evaluate Medicare D prescription insurance options. 1.800.633.4227; TTY/TDD 1.877.486.2048.


Social Security Administration
Information about benefits and links to apply.


Veterans Administration
Descriptions of programs and services, as well as application forms.


Health Finder

A government website where you will find information and tools to help you and those you care about stay healthy.


National Institute of Health

The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the nation’s medical research agency.

National Programs and Services


American Association of Retired Persons
A broad array of information of interest to elders and families, particularly regarding health care issues.


National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
Overview of elder law and a search function to locate an elder law attorney across the country.


Aging Life Care™ Association (ALCA)


American Stroke Association


Arthritis Foundation


National Parkinson Foundation

Helpful Websites for Older Adults, those with Disabilities and their Caregiver Support System


Alzheimer’s Association


Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation

One of the leading scientific facilities in the world dedicated to solving the puzzle of Alzheimer’s disease.


Lewy Body Dementia

Because LBD symptoms can closely resemble other more commonly known diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s, it is currently widely underdiagnosed.


The Arc of the United States
A wealth of information about national public policy issues, including federal legislative priorities and position statements. Key federal laws can be found here.


American Society on Aging

Strengthen the skills of those who work with, or on behalf of Older Adults.



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Medicare Interactive

Medicare Rights Center has designed a website to help older adults and people with disabilities navigate the complex world of health insurance.


National Alliance for Caregiving

National Alliance for Caregiving is a non-profit coalition of national organizations focusing on advancing family caregiving through research, innovation, and advocacy.


Senior Resource Connect – A Service of AJFCA Network

Senior Resource Connect provides a connection to information and resources of local service providers in communities in the United States and Canada by the Association of Jewish Family and Children Agencies.