Caring Companions

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Associations

Alzheimer's

Alzheimer's Association - www.alz.org
The Forgetting: A Portrait of Alzheimer's - http://www.pbs.org/theforgetting/

Associations for Specific Illness or Condition

American Cancer Society - www.cancer.org
American Diabetes Association - www.diabetes.org
American Health Assistance Foundation - http://www.ahaf.org/
American Heart Association - www.americanheart.org
COPD International- www.copd-international.com
National Association for Incontinence - www.nafc.org

Famliy Caregivers

National Family Caregivers - www.thefamilycaregiver.org
Family Caregiver Alliance - www.caregiver.org

Government Agencies:

Administration on Aging - www.aoa.gov
Medicare - www.medicare.gov
Social Security http://www.ssa.gov/
National Institute on Aging - http://www.nia.nih.gov/

Facility Locator & Comparison Tools

Long Term Care Ombudsman for Georgia - http://www.georgiaombudsman.org/
Nursing Homes Comparison Search Engine - www.ucomparehealthcare.com/
Office of Regulatory Services Facility Location and Information Guide - link for Georgia facilities-http://www.ors.dhr.state.ga.us/

Veteran's

Department of Veterans Affairs - http://www.va.gov/
Veteran's Aid.org - http://www.veteranaid.org/apply.php- Information on how to apply for Veteran's Aid & Attendance