Resources Covering A Range Of Elder Law Topics
As you or a loved one experiences the aging process, you are likely to need information and guidance to help you through the new challenges that may come your way. At Akridge & Balch, P.C., we offer insights and direction to clients throughout east Alabama with elder law concerns. If you work with our firm, our knowledgeable attorneys will communicate clearly with you about what to expect.
For personalized advice on Medicare, Medicaid and other elder law topics, consult with our helpful legal team. Meanwhile, for your convenience, we have provided some helpful resources below that may get you started on your quest for knowledge to meet your current and future needs.
Organizations Providing Information And Help
The Administration on Aging is a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services advocating for older Americans. Its website contains information on legislation and resources for older Americans.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services website is the official site of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for information on Medicare, Medicaid, regulations and statistics.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services developed the LongTermCare.gov website to provide resources for individuals and families to plan for long-term care.
The National Guardianship Association strives for nationwide excellence in guardianship. Its website offers newsletters, information on ethical considerations and practical guides on various issues pertaining to guardianship.
CaringInfo, a program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO), provides free resources to help people make decisions about end-of-life care and services before a crisis.
The Family Caregiver Alliance provides information, education and support for American families caring for loved ones with disabilities and other health conditions.
AARP is the nation’s leading nonprofit organization for persons over the age of 50. Its website provides resources and information for members on health, money and other topics.
The Eldercare Locator, a public service of the Administration on Aging, connects older adults, caregivers and elder law professionals to services that allow elders to live independently in their communities.
The American Society on Aging is a nonprofit organization for service professionals dedicated to enhancing the knowledge and skill of caretakers for older adults and their families.