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Share The Care

Offers a handbook to empower caregivers, concerned friends and neighbors with steps to create and maintain a caregiving family to support the ill, disabled or aging and their family caregiver. Scripted first meeting, 23 forms. Telephone and email support.

National Volunteer Caregiving Network (Faith In Action)

The National Volunteer Caregiving Network (NVCN) provides technical assistance, educational webinars, national conferences, information and referral, and mentorship, among other benefits for member organizations. Membership is open to any organization or individual who can realize benefits. Interfaith volunteer caregiving is based on the belief that people of ALL faiths include a tenet to help their neighbors by putting their faith into action.

National Center on Caregiving (NCC) at Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA)

Offers a national telephone hotline, online resources and printed publications which serve as a central source of information and assistance to family caregivers in every state.

Lotsa Helping Hands

An online volunteer coordination service for friends, family, colleagues, and neighbors to assist older adults in need. Offers a private group calendar to organize meals delivery, rides, and other caregiving tasks for a loved one.

Leeza's Place

This organization offers educational programs, connective social activities, emotional support, and inter-generational programming designed to help you navigate through your community's continuum of care. Designed to ensure families have access to new, supportive settings created for the purpose of educating, empowering and energizing.

Access to Health Insurance / Resources for Care

Online resource that provides information on low-cost and affordable health insurance, health care, and hospice. It is a free service from the Actors' Fund of America's Health Insurance Resource Center.

ABLEDATA

Provides information on assistive technology and rehabilitation equipment, including how to find and purchase it. Also offers an online forum for consumers, caregivers and others to submit and read reviews of products and classified ads of equipment for sale.

Able Project.org

A nonprofit organization with an online directory that allows people to research, compare, locate and obtain mobility and assistive products, such as wheelchairs, canes, walkers, bars and rails.

AARP (Online Resources)

A consumer organization for people 50 years and older. Provides online information about issues related to aging, including:
- Long-term care and retirement
- Financial and legal information
- Resources on family caregiving
- Internet resources on aging

Nursing Home Compare

An online government resource that provides information about the past performance of every Medicare and Medicaid certified nursing home in the country.

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