Are There Other Resources for Me?

There are many resources for seniors and those who care for them. Seniors Helping Seniors® in-home care service has put together a list of some of the most helpful resources for both caregivers and senior care recipients. You’ll find information on everything from healthcare, benefits, and finance to entertainment and social outlets:

General Information

American Bar Association-Commission on Law and Aging Elder law resources in your area

American Society on Aging Advocates for those who are aging and their caregivers

Brookdale Center on Aging The largest multidisciplinary gerontology center in the Northeast

ElderNet A senior's online guide to health, housing, legal services, financial services, retirement, lifestyle, news, and entertainment

ElderWeb Virtual community of computer-using older adults

Nursing Home Abuse Justice A resource to help identify and report abuse

Senior Circle Interactive community of active senior citizens with discussion groups, travel opportunities, health information, and more

Senior Com This online community provides senior-oriented products, services, information, and entertainment

SeniorLink Access to elder-care professionals, programs, helpers, facilities, and agencies

Senior Resource Housing and lifestyle choices, as well as how to plan and pay for them

Senior Resource Guide National resources for health and wellness, entertainment, caregiving, housing, financing, travel, and much more

Senior Sites A listing of non-profit helpers for senior housing, healthcare, and services

Third Age Topic areas include health care, computers, retirement, investing, caregiving, travel, news, grandparenting, and much more

Federal, State, & Local Government

Administration on Aging Information for older persons, their families, and those concerned about enriching the lives of the elderly

Healthy Aging for Older Adults Helpful information on a wide range of health issues faced by older adults

Medicare Understanding Medicare

Social Security Online The official website of the Social Security Administration

Senior Discounts and Benefits Senior Discounts and Benefits to make the most of your retirement dollars

Health & Medical

Alzheimer's Association The leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support, and research

Alzheimers & Sleep A caregivers guide to Alzheimers & Sleep

Healthfinder Information to help you and your loved ones live well and stay healthy

Medline The world's most extensive collection of published medical information, coordinated by the National Library of Medicine

NIH Health Information Page Health and wellness information for older adults from the National Institutes of Health


Caregivers Resources An extensive online library for caregivers that includes articles, reports, links, and more

National Caregiving Organizations A list of organizations that exist to help caregivers

Family Caregiver Alliance/National Center on Caregiving An online source of information, support, and resources for family caregivers of adults with chronic, physical, or cognitive conditions

National Alliance for Caregiving Advancing family caregiving through research, innovation, and advocacy

National Caregiving Foundation An organization concerned about the problems, the worries, and the sadness that can affect caregivers

National Family Caregivers Association The Caregiver Action Network serves a broad spectrum of family caregivers ranging from the parents of children with special needs, to the families and friends of wounded soldiers; from a young couple dealing with a diagnosis of MS, to adult children caring for parents with Alzheimer’s disease

Caring for Deaf Seniors A resource to help determine next steps

Assistive Technology

Deafworks Products for the deaf and hard of hearing Resources on home modifications intended to make performing tasks easier, to reduce accidents, and to support independent living.

Books of Interest

Elder Rage How to survive caring for aging parents. A Book-Of-The-Month Club Selection.