Resources

The following is a list of organizations that assist seniors.  This is for informational purposes only and is not an endorsement by this writer. 

The Alzheimer’s Association is rich with resources for people dealing with all forms of dementia:  Alzheimer’s Organization

Lewy Body Dementia Association has information and resources specific to Lewy Body:  LBDA

Legal and Financial Checklists:

AARP Financial and Legal Checklist

American Bar Toolkit for Advance Planning

Senior Planning Checklist

Veterans:

Disabled American Veterans

Veteran’s Service Organizations

Veterans – Aid in Attendance Pension

Countless veterans are currently suffering from life-threatening illnesses that are a result of exposure to asbestos, a material that was commonly used in hundreds of military applications, products, and ships because of its resistance to fire. Veterans who have been diagnosed with mesothelioma even qualify for special benefits from the U.S Department of Veteran Affairs.   Here isa  link to a recently published educational guide about mesothelioma prognosis:

asbestos.com/mesothelioma/prognosis/

Nursing Home Evaluation:

Medicare – Nursing Homes

Minnesota – Nursing Home Report Card

More to come

If you would like your organization to be listed, please send me information or the link to your website.