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Helpful Links

We have provided a list of resources which we hope will assist you in your research.

Alliance For Aging Research
A non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and accelerating the pace of medical discoveries to vastly improve the experience of aging and health.

Alliance for Retired Americans
Allianced committed to ensuring social and economic justice and full civil rights for all citizens so that they may enjoy lives of dignity, personal and family fulfillment and security.

Alzheimer’s Association
Non-profit organization that provides reliable information and care consultation; creates supportive services for families; increases funding for dementia research; and influences public policy changes

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America
AFA’s objective is to unite organizations from coast-to-coast that are dedicated to meeting the educational, social, emotional and practical needs of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and related illnesses, and their caregivers and families.

American Association of Retired Persons
Organization for individuals 50+; provides member discounts, information and research, community services, and more.

American Parkinson Disease Association
Organization that focuses its energies on research, patient support, education and raising public awareness of the disease.

American Society on Aging
ASA is a nonprofit organization committed to enhancing the knowledge and skills of those working with older adults and their families.

Arthritis Foundation
The mission of the Arthritis Foundation is to improve lives through leadership in the prevention, control and cure of arthritis and related diseases.

Association of Mature American Citizens
The voice of Americans 50+. The Association of Mature American Citizens (AMAC) is here to protect your interests, and to offer an alternative perspective on how to best solve the problems seniors face today.

Benefits Check-Up
Helps people connect to government programs that can help them pay for prescription drugs, health care, utilities, and other needs.

Careguide

Caregivers Guide
A complete list of resources that will help determine if a caregiver is needed or what type of care is actually needed.

Case Management Society of America
The Case Management Society of America is an international, non-profit organization founded in 1990 dedicated to the support and development of the profession of case management through educational forums, networking opportunities and legislative involvement.

Council on Family Health
The Council on Family Health, a nonprofit organization established in 1966, is dedicated to educating consumers about the proper use of prescription and nonprescription medicines, dietary supplements, home safety and personal health.

Elder Rage

Estate and Probate Laws
Estate and Probate laws vary from State to State. Know the laws in your State when dealing with inheritance and such.

Go60.com
Go60.Com is a no-nonsense, yet caring and compassionate internet destination devoted to helping seniors improve with age. Go60.Com is not about imitating youth or dazzling you with an eye popping, animated website. Go60.Com is about aging well, and aging wisely and successfully.

IRS Website
When dealing with estate and gift taxes it’s important to know the law and what you have to report and not report. The IRS is the best place to find the information you need.

Little Brothers – Friends of the Elderly
Little Brothers – Friends of the Elderly is a national, nonprofit organization committed to relieving isolation and loneliness among the elderly. We offer to people of good will the opportunity to join the elderly in friendship and the celebration of life.

Meals on Wheels
The Meals on Wheels Association of America represents those who provide congregate and home-delivered meal services to people in need. Our mission is to provide visionary leadership and professional training, and to develop partnerships that will ensure the provision of quality nutrition services.

Medicare
The official U.S. government site for people with Medicare.

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
The Academy provides a resource of information, education, networking and assistance to those who deal with the many specialized issues involved with legal services to the elderly and people with special needs.

National Area Agencies on Aging
The umbrella organization for the 655 area agencies on aging (AAAs); provide services which make it possible for older individuals to remain in their home, thereby preserving their independence and dignity.

National Association for Continence
NAFC’s purpose is to be the leading source for public education and advocacy about the causes, prevention, diagnosis, treatments, and management alternatives for incontinence.

National Association of Estate Planners
Don’t have time or knowledge on how to plan for you Estate to pass on in inheritance? This list will show you Estate planners in your area you can contact to help you get the affairs in order.

National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers
Association for professionals, such as a gerontologist, nurses, social workers, or psychologists, with a specialized focus on issues related to aging and elder care.

National Institute on Aging
NIA’s mission is to improve the health and well-being of older Americans through research, training, and communication.

Phones and Plans for Seniors
This program offers basic phones featuring easy to read displays and hearing assistance, as well as low priced calling plans made especially for the over 65’s. Also available is the SureResponse mobile emergency response system that connects users to emergency responders through a simple wearable device.

SeniorDiscounts.com
This site boasts that it helps seniors find gold in their golden years. It offers more than 125,000 discounts for people over 50 who simply enter their zip code for breaks on airline tickets, hotels, restaurants, movie theaters and golf, to name just a few. Seniors and others can sign up for a free weekly newsletter that features hundreds of dollars worth of discounts and a chance to win a vacation.

Social Security Administration
The official website of the Social Security Administration.
Whether you need to know the age at which you can receive full retirement benefits, the most popular baby names in 2003 or how safe is Social Security, the Social Security Administration’s site has it all. Among the highlights: You can calculate your benefits and apply for them as well. What’s more, you can sign up for a free electronic newsletter that keeps you abreast of all things Social Security.

Stress Free Guide To Selling Your Inherited Home
If you were given a home from inheritance and are planning on selling it. This guide will help you from knowing the tax laws to what to do when it is up for sale.

Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning
Planning for a loved one’s passing is a trying time. Is their will in order. Find out what needs to be done before it’s too late.

Companion Connection Senior Care
Companion Connection Senior Care Membership Organization

A Servant’s Heart Care Solutions – San Diego In-Home Caregivers – In home caregivers for San Diego seniors and others needing help at home.