Financial information about Citizens Who Care:
Caregiver Resource Center
Advocates for Nursing Home Reform
California Nursing Home Search
Medicare web site (includes country wide Nursing Home information).
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.
Alzheimer's Foundation of America
To find a palliative care provider in your area
For a thorough dementia evaluation and Alzheimer's research trials
Davis Senior Resource Guide
Provides a listing of local services for the older adult
Sacramento based resources and organizations
For dementia education and resources
Alzheimer's Association enhances care for those with Alzheimer's & dementia
For Alzheimer's & dementia support
Community services in your area can be accessed through
"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,
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"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