Helpful Links & Resources
The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support, and research, whose mission is to eliminate the disease through the advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support for all affected, and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
This resource offers various services for older adults in Arizona, including legal remedies, victim resources for elder abuse, and Adult Protective Services.
The local chapter of the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging is an umbrella organization advocating to ensure that needed resources and support services are available to older Americans.
The official Arizona state website provides a comprehensive list of senior citizens’ resources, including aging and adult services, Alzheimer’s support, and advisory resources.
CSFP aims to improve the health of low-income seniors by providing a monthly package of nutritious food at no cost, with foods purchased from the USDA.
SHIP is a free health-benefits counseling service for Medicare beneficiaries in Arizona, offering assistance with healthcare benefits.
Provides legal information, advice, assistance, and advocacy for individuals aged 60 and older.
A compilation of organizations in Arizona that assist seniors with various concerns, offering guidance and resources.
Offers senior employment programs that help low-income older adults develop workforce skills to find paid employment.
Offers planning tutorials on retirement, wealth transfer, and when to collect Social Security, provided by the National Council on Aging.
Provides connections to critical services for individuals and families, including resources for senior citizens in Phoenix and throughout Arizona.
A bilingual (English/Spanish) hotline provides anonymous, free information and referral services.
Provides extensive information on patient assistance programs and prescription drug details, aiming to help those needing medications.
The official website for Medicare includes tools like “Plan Finder/Compare” for the Medicare Part D prescription drug program.
A nonprofit organization dedicated to educating both professionals and consumers about safe medication practices.
Offers consumer health and drug information, aiming to educate users about various medications and health conditions.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services offers programs and resources specifically tailored to seniors nationwide.
The Library of Congress offers a wide range of resources for seniors, focusing on areas like elder abuse, legal assistance, and general support services.
NCOA provides resources and programs to help older adults, including information on healthcare, nutrition, and various benefits.
This government resource offers information on various food assistance programs available to seniors, helping them access nutritious food.
Provides information on resources to support older veterans and other older adults who have or are at risk for behavioral health conditions.
A comprehensive guide offering resources specifically designed to assist low-income seniors across the U.S.
Offers information on benefits available to older adults, including healthcare, prescriptions, food, and housing.
Offers information about various food assistance programs available to seniors in the U.S., helping them access nutritious food.
Provides resources and tools for financial institutions working with families of older adults to prevent fraud.
A comprehensive list of 16 organizations that offer a wide range of services and support for seniors and aging adults in the USA.
We are enhancing the knowledge and skills of those working with older adults.
Assists lawyers, bar organizations, and others working with older clients and their families, providing a resource for information, education, networking, and assistance.
Advocates nationwide to promote the independence and well-being of low-income elderly individuals and persons with disabilities, focusing particularly on women and racial and ethnic minorities.
Protecting Arizona’s seniors from abuse and exploitation is an important function of the Attorney General’s Office. AZ’s seniors are often more vulnerable to physical abuse and neglect by caretakers and many times are specifically targeted by those attempting to defraud them through home repair, living trust scams, bogus charities, and other financial scams.
MEDICARE AND MEDICAID
The official U.S. government site for Medicare information features search tools for contacts, personal plan finders, nursing home comparisons, and FAQs.
Provides advocacy and legal assistance to help obtain fair access to Medicare and quality healthcare.
Offers comprehensive information about Medicare and Medicaid services for consumers and professionals.
The Medicare Rights Center is a national, nonprofit consumer service organization that works to ensure access to affordable health care for older adults and people with disabilities through counseling and advocacy, educational programs and public policy initiatives.
Is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization that was formed to be the primary voice for the home care industry in Arizona. Whether it be best practices, consumer protection, education, or general information about our industry, AZNHA is the foremost leader for in-home care. We invite you to tour our site to learn more about us, our members, what we stand for and to find care services for your loved ones.
Offers solutions to caregiving situations, tips for managing stress, and guidance for making decisions relevant to caregiving.
A non-profit organization dedicated to family caregivers, providing research, education, awareness, and advocacy to support them.
The primary federal agency for conducting and supporting medical research, offering a wealth of information on various health issues.
The world’s largest biomedical library provides access to a vast collection of medical research, databases, and information.
Offers information on end-of-life care and downloadable state-specific advance directives, supporting informed decisions about end-of-life services.
Provides information and resources on health issues particularly relevant to older adults.
The American Academy of Family Physicians’ patient information site with articles and topics related to seniors and family health.
Dedicated to assisting those with Parkinson’s and their families through education, research, and support services.
Provides comprehensive information about Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders.
The leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support, and research.
Offers practical, actionable information and reviews of research to help those impacted by dementia in its various forms.
We are dedicated to providing information and support to those affected by dementia, including patients, caregivers, and families.
The nation’s leading nonprofit organization providing diabetes research, information, and advocacy.
Provides extensive resources, support, and education for individuals suffering from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).
The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer through research, education, advocacy, and service.
The mission of the Arthritis Foundation is to improve lives through leadership in the prevention, control, and cure of arthritis and related diseases. Arthritis is the leading cause of disability in the United States.
An organization by and for those diagnosed with dementia. Since its founding in 2000, DASNI has evolved as an international group of people with dementia. Approximately one-third of members have dementia themselves.
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