Assisted Living Regulatory Information
Texas Department of Aging and
Disability Services provides information regarding licensing, certification, laws,
regulations, and complaints, as well as an assisted living facility directory.
Alzheimer’s Disease Education
& Referral Center
For information about Alzheimer's disease and related
disorders, the Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral Center is a service
of the National Institute on Aging.
This nonprofit organization, formerly known as the American Association
of Retired Persons, boasts more than 34 million members aged 50 and older and
is dedicated to their needs and interests.
American Parkinson Disease Association
The American Parkinson Disease Association,
Inc. was founded in 1961 to "ease the burden and find a cure" for Parkinson's
disease. Headquartered in New York, the organization focuses its energies on research,
patient support, education and raising public awareness of the disease.
Through national and local chapters, this organization
is dedication to educating patients and caregivers, offering programs related
to pain management, as well as finding a cure.
Children of Aging Parents
Children of Aging Parents is a nonprofit,
charitable organization whose mission is to assist the nation's nearly 54 million
caregivers of the elderly or chronically ill with reliable information, referrals
and support, and to heighten public awareness that the health of the family caregivers
is essential to ensure quality care of the nation's growing elderly population.
Crimes of Persuasion: Schemes, Scams, Frauds that Prey on Seniors
inform the public, along with law enforcement personnel, justice officials and
victim support groups on the workings and scope of telemarketing and investment
fraud so that efforts can effectively be taken to minimize the impact on its victims
and ensure that adequate penalties are in place to deter the perpetrators.
US Administration on Aging
Administration on Aging (AOA), an agency in the US Department of Health and Human
Services, is one of the nation's largest providers of home- and community-based
care for older persons and their caregivers. Our mission is to develop a comprehensive,
coordinated and cost-effective system of long-term care that helps elderly individuals
to maintain their dignity in their homes and communities. The
AOA is proud to sponsor a new web-based service to help people with Medicare and
other older adults to learn about and enroll in government benefits. BenefitsCheckUpRx
includes the new Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage and other valuable federal,
state and private programs that can save you money on health care and prescription
Meals on Wheels
Each day in America senior citizens are going hungry.
At the Meals On Wheels Association of America we find this to be unacceptable.
Each day in communities throughout America, local senior meal programs are working
tirelessly to bring meals to seniors in need.
National Association for Home Care
The National Association for Home
Care (NAHC) and Hospice's virtual headquarters, the NAHC is committed to representing
the interests of the home care and hospice community.
AAA Foundation for Public Safety Senior Driver Web Site
offering information for individuals, families and transportation providers.
Senior Job Bank
The goal of the Senior Job Bank is to spread the word about
the wisdom of keeping our older population in the workforce longer. The Senior
Job Bank web site offers an easy, effective and free method for our senior citizens
to find occasional, part-time, flexible, temporary and even full-time jobs.
SeniorNet is a nonprofit organization of computer-using adults,
age 50 and older. SeniorNet's mission is to provide older adults education for
and access to computer technologies to enhance their lives and enable them to
share their knowledge and wisdom.
Texas Association for Home Care
comprehensive resource for Texans who need information about all aspects of home