For Caregivers – Using Resources

Websites

Getting Help – From the National Institute on Aging

Area Agency on Aging – A Public Service of the U.S. Administration on Aging

Illinois Department on Aging – Support for people over 60

Illinois Department of Rehabilitation Services – Support for people under the age of 60

Online Support – From the The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregivers

Day Care – Through Illinois Department on Aging

Home Health Care Through Illinois Department on Aging

Home Are Association of America

Care Managers – Trained nurses and social workers who provide guidance and assistance regarding changing care needs. From the Aging Life Care Association

Long Term Care

Long Term Care – From the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services

Medicare

Message Boards – Connecting with other caregivers through the Alzheimer’s Association

Care Team Calendars – creating support networks

E-Helpine – From the Alzheimer’s Association

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