Great Resource Links
Alzheimer’s Association – national voluntary organization dedicated to researching the prevention, cures, and treatments of Alzheimer’s Disease. Includes information about the disease and available services.
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support – online education, support, and resources for caregivers.
Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center at Johns Hopkins – dedicated to researching the biological basis of Alzheimer’s Disease to advance treatment options, improve the prognosis of patients, and provide support for caregivers.
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Sheet – from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.
Alzheimer Research Forum – nonprofit organization established for the purpose of supporting the information needs of researchers and to promote openness and collaboration with colleagues worldwide.
Alzinfo.org – collection of Alzheimer’s information, guide to local caregivers, and community features from the Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation.
ALZwell Caregiver Support – provides dementia caregivers with insights and understanding throughout the caregiving journey.
Eldercare Locator – connects older adults and their caregivers with sources of information on senior services in any U.S. community, and it’s a free service of the Administration on Aging, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
MayoClinic.com: Alzheimer’s Disease – includes symptoms, causes, risk factors, diagnosis, and caregiving.
MEDLINEplus: Alzheimer’s Disease – Alzheimer’s disease web directory organized by topic. Includes general overviews, research, news, treatment, nutrition, organizations, and more.
Wikipedia: Alzheimer’s Disease – hyperlinked article covering pathology, etiology, prevalence, diagnosis, prevention, nutrition, treatments, history, and more.
Medicare Cost Overview http://www.medicare.gov/your-
Medicare Fraud: Avoiding Abuse and Medicare Billing Fraud http://www.planprescriber.com/
National Center on Elder Abuse http://www.ncea.acl.gov/
Preventing Home Improvement Fraud for Seniors http://www.homeadvisor.com/
Nutrition Resource Bank for Seniors http://www.nutrition.gov/life-
Caregiving Support & Help http://www.helpguide.org/
A Senior Citizen’s Guide to Aging at Home Safely and with Dignity http://www.mortgagecalculator.
Health Issues in an Aging Population http://www.cdc.gov/
Guide to Addiction Prevention for Seniors http://www.
Geriatric Mental Health Foundation http://www.gmhfonline.org/
Find Local Mental Health Service Providers http://www.zocdoc.com/