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Valuable Resources

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In Your Home Care wants to connect our patients and their families to a wealth of industry resources to answer their questions, ease their concerns, and provide valuable information to make educated decisions about their own or a loved one’s care. Click on the links below to view more information on each topic.

AARP (American Association of Retired People)

AARP is an organization that honors our nation’s retirees by offering many benefits. These include free or discounted gym memberships, auto insurance discounts, discounts on restaurants, movie theaters, eye exams and glasses, e-books, and much more. It’s easy to join—create your account in minutes on their website.
www.aarp.org

Adult Children of Aging Parents

This organization provides support for children of parents who are getting older and may have significant health concerns, or are at a stage in their life where they’re considering alternative living arrangements. Filled with tips and connections to various medical professionals, this site has much of the information you need in one place.
www.healthinaging.org

Alzheimer’s Association

Alzheimer’s disease is devastating and can affect not only senior citizens, but people of any age. If you have a loved one who is showing signs of or suffering from Alzheimer’s, the organization’s website is readily available to connect you to the help you need.
www.alz.org

American Diabetes Association

Managing diabetes can be challenging, especially for senior citizens. This site has tips for management at home, questions to answer to see if you are at risk for developing diebetes, recipes, fitness advice, and much more.
www.diabetes.org

American Parkinson’s Disease Association

American Parkinson’s Disease Association
www.apdaparkinson.org

Eldercare Locator

Eldercare Locator will help you find the appropriate caregiver for your loved one, based on your location, income, and specific needs.
www.eldercare.gov

Emergency Preparedness Guide

When an emergency arises, there may not be anyone available to assist the person or yourself in the first critical moments. This site has information you can review so you will know what to do until help arrives—it could save someone’s life.
www.hhs.gov

Fall Prevention and Safety Tips

Walking outside in heavy rain or snow, uneven terrain, and balance problems can all lead to falls, which can result in serious injury. To prevent falls, here are some tips that many people can follow.
www.cdc.gov

Governor’s Office of Elder Affairs

This site has information about several areas including legal aid, transportation, medical alert systems, meals, home care services, home repairs, crime prevention, and utility assistance.
www.goea.louisiana.gov

National Institute on Aging

From coping with Alzheimer’s to keeping your skin healthy and your lifestyle active, this institute has a comprehensive library of information that will be useful to you and your family.
www.nia.nih.gov

National Council on Aging

This organization has information about health benefits for seniors, how to maintain healthy aging, achieving and maintaining economic security, and much more.
www.ncoa.org

National Institute of Health

This institute’s website has information about conditions from A to Z, exercise stories, health tips videos, and much more.
www.nihseniorhealth.gov

National Resource Center on Supportive Housing and Home Modification

This university based, non-profit organization is dedicated promoting aging in place and independent living. Learn more about them by clicking on the link below.
www.homemods.org

Social Security Administration

When you or a family member is ready to take advantage of social security benefits, this site is a valuable resource to answer any questions you have.
www.ssa.gov


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