The following are informational resources that our clients and their families may find useful:
- Atlanta Regional Commission
atlantaregional.org/ Programs include Information and Assistance, Nutrition Education, Case Management Coordination, and much more.
- Division of Aging Services
aging.georgia.gov/ The State Agency on Aging offers assistance and referrals for all services for seniors and disabled persons.
- Georgia Care Planning Council
caregeorgia.org/ This is a State care planning council that helps the public with current elder care needs.
- Today’s Caregiver
caregiver.com/ A national magazine providing an online home for caregivers including nutrition, pharmaceutical, financial, home safety, new technology options, insurance, homecare, medication breakthroughs, and incontinence management.
southeastrans.com/ Transportation is provided to Georgia Medicaid Members who require non-emergency transportation assistance to Medicaid-billable healthcare services and have no other means of transportation. Must schedule (3) days in advance of the appointment date.
- Long-Term Care Pathfinder
longtermcare.acl.gov/ Learn more about the basics of long-term care and if it’s right for you.
- Medicaid Waiver Program (CCSP & SOURCE)
georgiahealth.us/ The Georgia Department of Community Health explains the programs and eligibility requirements.
- U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
va.gov/ As a Veteran, you may be able to get assisted living, residential (live-in), or home health care through VA. Find out how to access these long-term care services.
- U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
hhs.gov/ This site provides a comprehensive overview of a wide variety of topics, programs, and services related to aging.
- Alternatives to Nursing Homes
medicare.gov/nursinghomecompare/ Before you make any decisions about long-term care, learn all the options available to you and your family.
- APDA Georgia
apdaparkinson.org/ APDA Georgia is Georgia’s chapter of the American Parkinson’s Disease Association.
- Georgia Alzheimer’s Association
alz.org/ Georgia Alzheimer’s Association is Georgia’s chapter of the American Alzheimer’s Association.
- Dementia Resources
aging.georgia.gov/ Division of Aging Services provides Georgia Resources to support people whose lives have been touched by dementia.