This is by no means an exhaustive list of links, but we think our clients will find these links helpful.
- National Association of Senior Move Managers
Information on organizations that specialize in senior relocation – facilitating the physical, emotional, and logistical aspects of the move.
- After 55.com
Guides to senior housing, including age restricted housing, retirement communities, independent living, assisted living, and nursing homes.
- Senior Housing Net
Another guide to senior housing.
Family Caregiver Support
Information on education, peer support, government support services, and family care givers.
Information on driver safety programs for seniors and help with difficult conversations around vehicle use.
- National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
- AARP Driver Safety Program
- AAA Senior Driving Information
- Able Data
Provides information on the assistive devices for people of all ages.
Senior Specific Organizations
Provides a wealth of information regarding senior citizens including medical, legal, and other information and services.
- National Association of Geriatric Case Managers
Provides a locator service to find geriatric case managers to assisting in care and housing options.
- Jewish Council for the Aging
Provides local programs and information for older adults and their families.
- Eldercare Locator
Public service of the Administration on Aging providing links to local services.
- Geriatric Mental Health Foundation
Offers information for older adults, family members, and caregivers on health and living related topics.
Provides a variety of resources to seniors, including help lines, exercise, wellness and nutrition programs, care management and counseling services, and legal and insurance assistance in the DC area.
- Maryland 211
Call 211 to be connected to various health and human service resources in MD.
- Maryland Association for Senior Centers
Provides information on Senior Centers and their programs.
- Benefits Check Up
Provides tools to determine adult eligibility for federal, state, and private benefit programs.
- Montgomery County Senior Site
Provides general information about senior health and wellness programs and services available in Montgomery County.
- NCOA (National Council on Aging)
Numerous resources, such as advice for caregivers, help navigating Medicare, self-management workshops for ongoing health issues, evaluation of your medical benefits, and a center for healthy aging.
- JSSA Hospice
JSSA Hospice serves people of all religious backgrounds, providing physical, emotional, and spiritual comfort.
- Montgomery Hospice
A nonprofit hospice serving residents of Montgomery County, Maryland.
- Hospice Caring
A non-medical volunteer based hospice support organization.
Disease Specific Organizations
- Alzheimer’s Association
- Parkinson’s Disease Foundation
- ALS Association
- American Cancer Society
- American Stroke Association
- Arthritis Foundation