Senior Resources

 

Golden Age Caregivers believes the more knowledgeable you are, the better to handle life’s struggles.

The resources below are meant to provide an easy way to get additional, professional answers & help with caring for your loved one. Golden Age Caregivers, LLC is always here to help you every step of the way, so you can always call on our friendly and knowledgeable for further assistance.

Consumer Protection for Seniors
Consumer fraud, elder rights, advocates for nursing home residents.

Education, Jobs, and Volunteerism for Seniors
Adult education, AARP working options, Senior Corps.

End-of-Life Issues
Advance directives, estate planning, hospice…

Federal and State Agencies for Seniors
Administration on Aging, Social Security Administration, Veterans’ Health Administration

Health for Seniors
Disease, health care facilities, Medicare, nutrition…

Laws and Regulations Concerning Seniors
Age Discrimination in Employment Act, Medicare Modernization Act, Social Security Act…

Money and Taxes for Seniors
Investing, tax counseling, estate planning

Retirement
Pension plans, benefits calculator, retirement ages

Travel and Recreation for Seniors
Amtrak senior discount, older drivers, travel tips

AARP Internet Resources
The American Association of Retired Persons Web site provides a frequently updated database of Internet resources, including links to more than 900 of the best sites for people age 50+.

The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America
The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America strives to provide optimal care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families – through member organizations dedicated to improving quality of life.

American Cancer Society
This nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization provides extensive information on preventing cancer and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.

American Heart Association’s Delicious Decisions
This AHA Web site provides a healthy selection of nutrition tips, menu suggestions, heart-wise supermarket shopping tips and even advice on healthier dining out.

Family Caregiver Alliance
The FCA provides a wealth of information on care strategies, stress relief, community resources, family issues and hands-on care.

MyFlorida.com
The official Portal of The State of Florida.

Florida Department of Elder Affairs
The Florida Department of Elder Affairs, the primary state agency responsible for administering human services programs to benefit Florida’s large and growing elder population. Whether you are an elder or caregiver, a professional or volunteer who deals with aging issues, or just looking for information related to Florida’s older residents, we hope this website proves to be a valuable tool for you.

Administration on Aging:
The mission of the Administration on Aging (AoA) is to help elderly individuals maintain their dignity and independence in their homes and communities through comprehensive, coordinated, and cost effective systems of long-term care, and livable communities across the U.S.

A Worldwide Resource for Healthcare:
A Worldwide Resource for Healthcare Consumers and Professionals Providing links to health Services and Products, Alternative Health, Education, Dental and Medical Resources, Hospitals, Employment, Healthcare Publications, Mental Health and Much More!