Helpful Links

Local Resources

Aging Commission of the Mid-SouthOffering programs that make a difference in the lives of all older adults

Alz.orgCheck in Memphis for the local chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association.

Senior Directory for West Tennessee & North MississippiAn comprehensive online resource for Seniors in West Tennessee and North Mississippi. Visit their website above.

Online Resources

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Financial and Legal Planning Guide – Website providing resources for people to help with finances.

50 Safety Tips for Seniors – Simple steps to increase safety at home and away from home. – Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, Memory Screenings and Help

Alzstore.comOnline catalog of helpful solutions.

Caregiving.comHelping people caring for the aged.

Caregiver’s Guide: Finance Protection For Those With Alzheimer’s– Resource for the Caregiver

Coping with the Cost of Care Tax Deductions and More For Caregivers

Dementia.orgLatest news on developments in research and caregiving.

Family Caregiver AllianceAn information resource on long-term care. – Caregivers Guide to Sleep

Medical Alert Directory – Things to know when choosing a Medical Alert Device/Company

Medical Alert Systems -From Shield My Senior

Nursing Home Abuse Center -Resource hub for seniors, their families, and their caregivers for identifying and preventing senior abuse and neglect.

Senior Living Housing – Information and resources for housing seniors.

Senior Living Specialists Guide dealing with a loved one that suffers from Alzheimer’s Disease. – Dedicated website on improving the lives of our elder population.

Senior Guidance – Providing senior living assistance to the elderly.

Senior Veterans Care Network – Resource for Veterans who are seeking help with services.

Social Security and Disability Resource CenterInformational website that provides answers to questions about how to apply for disability

The Alzheimer Spouse site is a good resource for the caregiver.

Online Articles

Dementia Risk Fitness-CNN 

Online Website Home Security List -How to make home safer for a loved one with Alzheimer’s Or Dementia.

When Loved Ones Die At Home, Family Caregivers Pay The Price – For Caregivers

Taking Over Your Aging Parents Finances – For Caregivers, from “The Simple Dollar”

Millenials and Alzheimer’s – Today Show