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Eldercare Locator - Connecting You to Community Services

The Eldercare Locator is the first step to find local agencies that can help older adults and their families access home and community-based services including transportation, meals, home care, and caregiver support services.

Review Date: January 28, 2013

Administration on Aging

Adult Day Centers: Alzheimer's Association- (PDF)

The Alzheimer's Association describes the range of services offered by adult day care programs, and offers helpful tips for selecting a center that can provide the best setting for your loved one with dementia.

Review Date: January 15, 2013

Alzheimer's Association

Community Care Options

This fact sheet explains the unique aspects of social day care, adult day health care, and other programs designed to provide recreation, therapy, and social support for disabled and impaired adults, as well as a break for family caregivers.

Review Date: May 28, 2014

Family Caregiver Alliance

Find a (Geriatric) Care Manager

Search for a Professional Geriatric Care Manager in your area to locate a health and human services specialist who helps families who are caring for older relatives.

Review Date: February 08, 2011

National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers

Locate an Adult Day Center

Find adult day care programs throughout the United States by city, state or zip code.

Review Date: January 15, 2013

National Adult Day Services Association

National Service Programs for Older Adults

For nearly 40 years, Senior Corps programs have connected more than 500,000 Americans to service opportunities in their communities. Learn about the RSVP, Foster Grandparent and Senior Companion Programs.

Review Date: November 05, 2012

Corporation for National and Community Service

Nursing Homes: Making the Right Choice

There are many long-term care choices. Find answers to questions that might arise as you look for the best place for you or your relative to live.

Review Date: January 16, 2013

NIH National Institute on Aging Information Center