Resources for older adults, family, and caregivers
Housing and Social Services
Federal and Washington State support programs
YouTube video by Dr. Mike Evans on the "one thing" that can most improve health Hint: It's exercise.
Resources to increase public awareness of the health concerns of minority groups
Information for older adults/caregivers, publications, toolkits, prevention and health promotion, caregiving, emergency preparedness, health disparities, mental health and aging, and resources/programs by state
BenefitsCheckUp helps find and enroll in public and private benefits programs.
Provides education, peer support, and resources to family caregivers across the country free of charge
Provides online courses, patient resources, mental health information and more.
Advance Care Planning: An Introduction for Public Health and Aging Services Professionals
Resources for patients and professionals including newsletters and updates on programs that have undergone the Older Americans Act Title IIID submission process
The purpose of this blog is to increase awareness of the impact of culture on health and to support health care providers and students in their efforts to provide culturally sensitive and appropriate health care.
- Resources on housing assistance options for older adults
- Includes information on types of assistance, what health insurance might cover, and costs
National directory of community services for older adults and their families
Information on both environmental health and stewardship issues related to the aging population
- Information about cultural beliefs, medical issues and related topics pertinent to the health care of immigrants, many of whom are refugees fleeing war-torn parts of the world
- Resources on health issues affecting older adults located under "Patient Education"