ResourcesHelpful information can be accessed on the following web sites.
DISCLAIMER: Links to other websites or references to products, services or publications do not imply the endorsement or approval of such websites, products, services or publications by “Renata’ Home For The Elderly”. The determination of the need for senior care services and the choice of a facility is an extremely important decision. Please make your own independent investigation.
AARP – A non-profit, nonpartisan membership organization for people age 50 and over, AARP serves as an advocate for its members and offers a wealth of information on benefits, services and special products for seniors.
National Institute on Aging – A great place to find all of the latest federal research and information on aging.
Senior Citizens’ Resources from USA.gov – This website contains a list of resources and services and information from the U.S. government. A great place to look for information on health, education, consumer protection, travel, laws and taxes that are important to seniors.
National Council on Aging – This organization’s website contains valuable information on aging, health, news and benefits for seniors.
American Diabetes Association – Their mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to help improve the lives of those affected by the disease. The site contains definitive information on prevention, nutrition, lifestyle and the latest research.
Alzheimer’s Association – Look at this website for a wide variety of resources and information about Alzheimer’s disease including warning signs, facts, diagnosis, treatments and all the latest research.
AAHSA – American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging – This site contains important consumer information on retirement planning, volunteer work and choosing services.
ALFA – Assisted Living Federation of America – This website contains information on assisted living communities, research and programs. It’s an ideal place to learn more about long-term care choices.
NCAL – The National Center for Assisted Living – The National Center for Assisted Living – This organization is dedicated to serving the needs of the assisted living community through education, networking, advocacy and professional development.
Department of Health and Human Services – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Dedicated to preventing falls among older adults, this link contains all sorts of information on fall preventions.
AHCA – American Health Care Association – As leading advocates in advancing quality in long term care, this site contains research, data, news and noteworthy events.
Methothelioma Center – The goal is to offer a one-stop resource on all asbestos and mesothelioma-related issues ranging from occupational exposure to treatment options.
AZDHS – Arizona Department of Health Services – The Arizona Department of Health Services promotes and protects the health of Arizona’s children and adults. Its mission is to set the standard for personal and community health through direct care, science, public policy, and leadership.