Companion Programs

*State and Area Agencies on Aging

Source: N4A

Description:

Links to State and Area Agencies on Aging in all 50 states; most include comprehensive list of local resources for seniors.


Eldercare Locator

Source: U.S. Administration on Aging

Description:

The first step to finding resources for older adults in any U.S. community.


Hiring In-Home Help

Source: Family Caregiver Alliance

Description:

Assessing your loved one's needs, finding the right service providers


Home and Community Based Care Resources for Veterans

Source: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Description:

Information about home care, community-based services, medical foster home care, hospice and adult day services


Home Care Association of America

Description:

Webite offers consumer information for patients and caregivers about home care services.


How to Select a Home Care Provider

Source: National Association for Home Care

Description:

Types of services, selecting the right provider, what to do if a problem develops


National Association for Home Care & Hospice

Description:

Consumer information from association representing the interests and concerns of home care agencies, hospices, and home care aide organizations.


Worksheet for Hiring a Home Helper

Source: IlluminAge Communication Partners

Description:

Questions to ask when selecting a person to come into the home to help with personal care needs and household chores.