Navigating the World of In Home Care Services Can be Daunting. Here are Some Resources That You Might Find Useful.
Founded in 1977, Family Caregiver Alliance was the first community-based nonprofit organization in the country to address the needs of families and friends providing long-term care at home.
Prevention, Treatment, and Promotion of Public Understanding for Missourians with mental illnesses, developmental disabilities, and addictions.
Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services oversees Medicaid In-Home Care Services.
Senior and Disability Services.
The Department of Social Services is responsible for coordinating programs to provide public assistance to children and their parents, access to health care, child support enforcement assistance and to provide specialized assistance to troubled youth. While many programs give needed financial assistance and services, other units work toward reducing financial dependency of the citizens on government.
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Federal Site.
The mission of the Northwest Missouri Area Agency on Aging is to promote systems that maintain and enhance the quality of life for older adults in the home environment of their choice.
AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, with a membership of more than 37 million, that helps people 50+ have independence, choice and control in ways that are beneficial to them and society as a whole. AARP does not endorse candidates for public office or make contributions to either political campaigns or candidates.
CJE SeniorLife offers you this website caregivinghelp.org as a tool to support the overall caregiving experience. Our goal is to provide caregivers with educational materials and resources that are applicable to many different caregiving situations. In order to help caregivers maximize the quality of care they can offer while also minimizing the risk of "caregiver burnout," we have shared our expertise in dealing with the older adult population and designed our web pages around the most challenging aspects of caregiving.
Up to date articles pertaining to health from the New York Times.
MoRx is Missouri’s State Pharmacy Assistance Program.
NIHSeniorHealth makes aging-related health information easily accessible for family members and friends seeking reliable, easy to understand online health information. This site was developed by the National Institute on Aging (NIA) and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) both part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Great articles about senior living and relevant up to date health information.
Caregiver Media Group is a leading provider of information, support and guidance for family and professional caregivers.