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Resources

Stop Falls - www.stopfalls.org

They have a vision to create a center of excellence to ensure the independence and well being of older persons through fall prevention.

National Council on Aging - www.ncoa.org

The National Council on Aging (NCOA) is a nonprofit services and advocacy organization that improves the lives of all older adults and community organizations.

American society on Aging - www.asaging.org

American society on Aging offers professional education, outstanding  publications, online information and training resources.

Alzheimer’s Association - www.alz.org

Alzheimer’s Association advances research to end Alzheimer’s and dementia while enhancing care for those living with the disease.

National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs - www.nenasp.org

National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs Advocating for community based senior nutrition. With members from across the U.S. they impact state and locale policy to improve the health and well-being of all older persons.

National Center on Elder Abuse - www.ncea.aoa.gov

National Center on Elder Abuse Administration on aging.  Up  to date information regarding research, training, best practices, news resources on elder abuse neglect and exploitation.

Medline Plus - http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus

Seniors Health. People in the U.S. are living longer than ever before. Many Seniors live active and healthy lives yet as they age it is important to stay informed about a wide range of health topics. The Articles not only give your loved one detailed information about current health topics but outline how to prevent future signs of a medical problem. It is important that you and your loved one know the difference between what symptoms are normal for your age and symptoms that must be reported to you or your loved ones Doctor.

The Care Team at CAREPPOINT In-Home can help you stay informed by:

  • providing educational tools resources
  • C.A.R.E transitional support to guide you from hospital to home
  • Fall prevention Balance/activities work book
  • Medial Social worker assessments/resources/education/ geriatric care management