Resource Websites for Seniors

Websites for seniors and information on health, finances, and support.

Alzheimer’s Association–  This website is for information and referrals on Alzheimer’s Disease.

Benefitscheckup–  This is a website to determine what state and federal benefits are available, it asks you some info and then gives you an anonymous quote of what is available. This is a seniors only website as well.

Bright Focus Foundation–  It is the goal of our organization to help support research and to educate the public about Alzheimer’s disease.  Check out recent research done, ask an expert any questions you may have, read about caregiving and what’s new or just educate yourself about Alzheimer’s Disease.

Elderweb.com –  This is a seniors only website that has info about finances and other issues affecting seniors.
Firstgov for seniors–    This is an informational website about all of the programs and assistance available through the government for seniors.

Griefnet.org–    This is a support website for people dealing with death, loss, and the grief associated with these.

Medicare– Compare Nursing Homes with this site.  Provides information on nursing homes nationwide, including licensing survey results, also get info on Medicare.

National Long Term Care Ombudsman Resource Center–  This site provides support, technical assistance and training to the 53 State Long Term Care Ombudsman Programs and their statewide networks of almost 600 regional (local) programs.

Nursing Home Info–  The Nursing Home INFO database contains basic information for more than 17,000 nursing facilities across the United States, use it to search for a facility, get maps to the facilities, get basic info about nursing home criteria.

The U.S. Administration on Aging–  This is the Administration on Aging website.