Kline Galland Online Information Center*

Companion Programs

*State and Area Agencies on Aging

Source: N4A

Description:

Links to State and Area Agencies on Aging in all 50 states; most include comprehensive list of local resources for seniors.


Eldercare Locator

Source: U.S. Administration on Aging

Description:

The first step to finding resources for older adults in any U.S. community.


Hiring In-Home Help

Source: Family Caregiver Alliance

Description:

Assessing your loved one's needs, finding the right service providers


Home and Community Based Care Resources for Veterans

Source: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Description:

Information about home care, community-based services, medical foster home care, hospice and adult day services


Home Care Association of America

Description:

Webite offers consumer information for patients and caregivers about home care services.


How to Select a Home Care Provider

Source: National Association for Home Care

Description:

Types of services, selecting the right provider, what to do if a problem develops


National Association for Home Care & Hospice

Description:

Consumer information from association representing the interests and concerns of home care agencies, hospices, and home care aide organizations.


Worksheet for Hiring a Home Helper

Source: IlluminAge Communication Partners

Description:

Questions to ask when selecting a person to come into the home to help with personal care needs and household chores.


* The resources identified here are for informational purposes only, and do not constitute medical or legal advice. Readers are advised to contact their own medical professionals and legal advisors to determine the applicability of the information contained or referenced here to their individual circumstances.