Senior Resources

Helpful Senior Resource Sites

Senior Resources for folks living in Palm Beach or Broward counties in South Florida,  a very Senior/Older Adult friendly area. Senior Resources OnlineThere are many services, organizations, companies, foundations and so forth geared to meeting the needs of aging residents. From finding a Hoyer lift rental to a senior residence, or meals etc. etc. below are some important resources to get services, equipment and benefits. The state of Florida handles such things as Medicaid while the Federal government manages Medicare and Veteran benefits. We have suppled website addresses from there you can find the phone numbers you may need for certain departments.

Senior Resources

The Aging Boomers, Sponsored by Senior Care Authority: https://www.iheart.com/podcast/53-The-Aging-Boomers-26997592/

Eldercare http://www.eldercare.gov/Eldercare.NET/Public/Index.aspx

Medicaid http://www.cms.gov/home/medicaid.asp

AARP http://www.aarp.org/

ALS Association – http://www.ALSAFL.org

Multiple Sclerosis Society:  http://www.nationalmssociety.org/

My Florida http://www.myflorida.com/

Florida Veteran http://www.floridavets.org/

US Dept of Health and Human Services http://www.hhs.gov/

Florida Agency for Healthcare Administration http://www.fdhc.state.fl.us/

National Council on Aging http://www.ncoa.org/

Alliance For Aging Research http://www.allianceforaging.org/

Alliance for Retired Americans http://www.retiredamericans.org/

Alzheimer’s Association http://www.alz.org/index.asp

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America http://www.alzfdn.org/

American Parkinson Disease Association http://www.apdaparkinson.org/

American Society on Aging http://www.asaging.org/index.cfm

Arthritis Foundation http://www.arthritis.org/

Benefits Check-Up http://www.benefitscheckup.org/

Florida Department of Elder Affairs http://elderaffairs.state.fl.us/index.php

Go60.com http://www.go60.com/

Health Foundation of South Florida http://www.hfsf.org/

The Joint Commission http://www.jointcommission.org/

Little Brothers – Friends of the Elderlyhttp://www.littlebrothers.org/

Meals on Wheels http://www.mowaa.org/

Medicare http://www.medicare.gov/

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys http://www.naela.org/

National Association for Continence http://www.nafc.org/

Florida Movement Therapy Centers – Outpatient Physical Therapy – www.flmtc.com

National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers http://www.caremanager.org/

National Institute on Aging http://www.nia.nih.gov/

Social Security Administration http://www.ssa.gov/

Flu Information http://www.flu.gov/

Fresh Meal Plan – Home Delivered Meals – Also Diet Specific —  http://www.FreshMealPlan.com

Home Care in New York –  http://www.QualityNY.com

Hospice.Palliative Care – VITAS –  www.vitas.com or TrustBridge -http://www.Trustbridge.com

South Palm Beach Chapter – National Parkinson Foundation-http://www.npfsouthpalmbeach.org

Easy Living Program – Emergency Response Buttons and more – http://www.easylivingprogram.com

Medical Supply Rentals – http://www.familyrentals.com

Senior Placement – http://www.rightfromtheheartseniorplacement.com

Elder Care Mediation – http://www.eldercaremediations.com

DrugWatch  – https://www.drugwatch.com/

Senior Resources abound and many more could be added. For your specific questions and needs, please call our office for direct referrals to the professionals and services you request.

For additional information, call our Social Worker, Sherry Picker, MSW –  561-672-7170