Resources

Assisted Living

Decision Making

This document provides a list of questions to ask when researching facilities
How to start looking for assisted living facilities

Facility Identification

National database of senior living facilities

Daily Living

Bathing

Tips for bathing and maintaining personal hygiene

Dressing and Grooming

Tips on how to make dressing easier for your loved one
Great tip to keep loved one safe while dressing

Groceries & Meal Preparation

Meal prep service, gift cards available

Transportation

Article on coping with a parent who has to give up their keys

End of Life

End of Life Care

A guide to having life's most difficult conversation
What Really Matters at the End of Life

Healthcare Coordination

Coordinating Dr Visits

Details on how to prepare for Dr visits

Medicare/Insurance

Medicare website

Medication

A guide for managing medications

Health/Well-being

Mobility

How to choice the right mobility aid

Mental Acuity

AARP's brain health assessment

Physical Health

Details on very common health conditions

Social/Spiritual

Learn how social interaction keeps the elderly healthy

Independent Living

Home Care Aides

Advice on hiring a professional Home Care Aide

Home Maintenance

A by room way of making a loved one's home a place they can age in

Home Safety

This document provides a checklist for safety-proofing a loved one's home
A blog about fall prevention
A guide to keep your loved one home as long as possible
Home technology that helps caregivers look after loved one's such as door alarms, security systems etc.

Housework & Cleaning

Learn how keeping a clean improves your thinking

Legal/Finance/Insurance

Insurance

Learn about the different types of insurance and why they matter

Legal Documents

National Caregivers Library checklist of important documents

Managing Finances

A list of the most critical documents to have in place

Support for the Caregiver

General Information

Details on various topics impacting caregivers
10 caregiving tips