Links

Financial information about Citizens Who Care:
www.guidestar.org

Del Oro Caregiver Resource Center
www.deloro.org

Family Caregiver Alliance
www.caregiver.org

California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform
www.canhr.org

California Nursing Home Search
www.calnhs.org

Medicare web site (includes country wide Nursing Home information).
www.medicare.gov

Information on caring for Alzheimer's patients can be found at www.alz.org/carefinder

The National Senior Citizens Law Center has a booklet "Twenty Commom Nursing Home Problems and How to Resolve Them" available free from www.nsclc.org

The Mature Market Institute (Metlife) has a free guide, "Becoming an Effective Advocate for Care". Click here to read & download it.

Care for yourself while caring for an aging loved one.
CaregiverStress.com

Alzheimer's Foundation of America
www.alzfdn.org

To find a palliative care provider in your area
getpalliativecare.org

For a thorough dementia evaluation and Alzheimer's research trials
www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/alzheimers/

Davis Senior Resource Guide
Provides a listing of local services for the older adult
www.cityofdavis.org

Sacramento based resources and organizations
srgoldenpages.com

For dementia education and resources
teepasnow.com

Alzheimer's Association enhances care for those with Alzheimer's & dementia
alz.org

For Alzheimer's & dementia support
helpforalzheimersfamilies.com

Community services in your area can be accessed through
eldercare.gov

Books

"The 36-Hour Day: A Family Guide to Caring for People Who Have Alzheimer's Disease, Related Dementias, and Memory Loss" by Nancy L. Mace M.A., and Peter V. Rabins, M.D., M.P.H.
Buy "The 36-Hour Day" at Amazon

"When Caring Takes Courage: A Compassionate, Interactive Guide for Alzheimer's and Dementia Caregivers" by Mara Botonis
"When Caring Takes Courage", Buy the book at Amazon


 


Our Mission
The Mission of Citizens Who Care is to improve quality of life for the elderly and their caregivers.


















CWC’s website was created by James Hutchison



Website Manager:
Joanne Bell