National
Resources

AARP

AARP Foundation Booklet “Prepare to Care” 

Informational booklet which is a guide to help you and other family members discuss and create a care giving plan for yourself or an aging parent, other relative or close friend.

AARP SS Q & A Tool The AARP Social Security 

Q & A tool is an easy- to-use tool that provides answers to your most frequently-asked questions about Social Security retirement benefits.

Baby Boomer Population Map     

This map of the United States gives 2010 population  and age information for any county.  It is interesting to make comparisons throughout the US

Family Caregiver Alliance

Information, education and support for family caregivers, including fact sheets, online discussion groups, and personal stories.

Family Caregivers Online

Educational resources for families, caregivers, friends and providers of older adults.

Family Caregiver Alliance 

Information, education and support for family caregivers, including fact sheets, online discussion groups, and personal stories.

Federal Trade Commission

Free consumer information to help exercise ones rights, spot fraud and avoid deception.

Golden Passes

Learn how to obtain a reduced fee life-time pass to national parks for seniors and free pass for veterans and US citizens with permanent disabilities.

Long Term Care Issues

Information on advocates for long term care residents

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging

Information on the Eldercare Locator, Meals-on-Wheels program and other community services for older people as well as help finding an agency on aging in your area.

National Council on Aging

NCOA Benefit’s Checkup 

Use the tool that’s helped millions of people find billions in benefits for seniors who want confidential and comprehensive information about benefits programs tailored to their circumstances

National Volunteer Caregiving Network

Parent network for Interfaith Caregivers.