Resources for older adults, family, and caregivers
Housing and Social Services
Federal and Washington State support programs
Information on aging services, distance learning, and toolkits available
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
- Offers programs at national, state and local levels to support and sustain caregivers.
- Resources and tips for family caregivers
Guidelines for clinicians and resources for patients/caregivers on medication use in older adults
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