Helpful Resources

Organizations and resources helpful to our clients and friends:

General Aging Websites
Administration on Aging
Planned Giving Council of Broward www.`ncpgbroward.orgAging
Social Security Administration 1-800-772-1213
Medicare 1-800-633-4227
Department of Veterans Affairs
State of Florida
National Care Planning Council

Alzheimer’s Association 800-272-3900
Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center 800-438-4380
Leeza’s Place

Arthritis Foundation American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

Brain Injury
Brain Injury Association of Florida

American Cancer Society
National Cancer Institute

Care Programs
The National Long-Term Care Ombudsman Resource Center 202-332-2275
Long-term care ombudsman
Administration on Aging, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (202) 619-0724

Care Giving
Children of Aging Parents 1-800-227-7294
Administration on Aging
National Council on Aging Benefits Check Up
National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers www.caremanager.
Today’s Caregiver
Elder Care Online
Family Caregiver Alliance
Caregiver’s Home Companion

Community Foundations & Community Giving
Community Foundation of Broward
Planned Giving Council of Broward
Leave a Legacy Broward
Partnership for Philanthropic Planner
Jewish Federation of Broward
Jewish Federation of Palm Beach
Greater Miami Jewish Federation
Chrisitan Community Foundation of South Florida
The National Christian Foundation
Sheridan Wealth Advisors

National Mental Health Association 1-800-969
American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
American Psychological Association 1-800-374-2721

American Dietetic Association
National Cancer Institute – 5 A Day Program
National Center for Nutrition 1-800-366-1655

National Highway Transportation Safety Administration
Driving Safely While Aging Gracefully

The Senior Job Bank
Experience Works
AARP Working Options

Estate Planning
Mike Kilbourn’s Blog

Eye Care
The National Eye Institute
Glaucoma Foundation
Macular Degeneration Foundation:
American Macular Degeneration Foundation:
Macular Degeneration Network:

Financial Help
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards
American Savings Education Council
U.S. Securities and Exchange

Flu Prevention
Flu Facts For Everyone
Focus On The Flu

Federal Trade Commission
National Fraud Information Center

Funeral Planning
Funeral Consumers Alliance 1-800-458-5563
Funeral Service Consumer Assistance Program: 1-800-662-7666
Cremation Association of North America

Free hearing test
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Sight & Hearing Info
Government Health Finder
Better Hearing

Heart Care
American Heart Association
Congenital Heart Information Network
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Nutrition, Health Heart Disease; Cause Prevention

Hospice Association of America
Hospice Net
Hospice Web
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

National Association for Continence 1-800-252-3337
National Kidney & Urologic Diseases

Insomnia National Center on Sleep Disorders Research
American Academy of Sleep Medicine
National Sleep Foundation

Legal Help; Wills, Trusts & Estates National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

Living Alternatives Senior Living Alternatives

Long Term CareNational Association of Insurance Commissioners – Shopper’s Guide to Long-term Care Insurance

Medicare Medicare 1-800-633-4227

Medigap Medicare Health Plan Compare
Medigap Compare

Osteoporosis National Institutes of Health: Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases, National Resource
National Osteoporosis Foundation

Prescription Drugs Medicare Prescription Drug Assistance Programs
Free/Discounted/Affordable Prescription Medication –
National Association of Boards of Pharmacy complete list of online drugstores
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America 1-800-762-4636
TRICARE Senior Pharmacy Program

Social Security
Social Security Administration 1-800-772-1213

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Strokes 1-800-352-9424
American Stroke Association 1-888-478-7653
National Stroke Association 1-800-STROKES

Internal Revenue Service 1-800-829-1040

Department of Veterans Affairs

Volunteer Match
American Hospice Foundation
America’s Second Harvest
Big Brothers Big Sisters of America
Habitat for Humanity
Meals on Wheels
National Mentoring Partnership
Points of Light Foundation