Caregivers Links

Gina Flores
Caregiver Advocate | Shield HealthCare
06/12/11  8:15 PM PST
Caregivers Links

Links for Caregivers:

Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders Association, Inc.
919 N. Michigan Ave.,Suite 1000
Chicago, IL 60611-1676
1-800-272-3900 or 312-335-8700
Literature and resources including brochures, newsletter, respite care and

American Cancer Society
1599 Clifton Road N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30329
404-320-333 or 1-800-227-2345
Support groups for patients and their families, transportation programs, at
home care items.

American Medical Association

American Parkinson’s Disease Association
60 Bay Street Suite 401
Staten Island, NY 10301
Support groups, information and referral.

Caregiver Action Network

California Association of Health Facilities

Colorado State Foster Parent Association
7651 W 41st Ave, Ste 90
Wheatridge, CO 80033
Denver area – 303-463-7989
National – 800-426-3281
Fax – 303-463-7990
The CSFPA provides support, education, and advocacy for foster families
throughout the state of Colorado.

Direct Link For The Disabled Hotline
Extensive database of 12,000 local organizations that provide
various services for the disabled.

Health Answers

Health Care Financing Administration
7500 Security Blvd.
Baltimore, Maryland 21244
(410) 786-3000
Federal agency that administers Medicare, Medicaid, and the State Children’s
Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) providing health insurance for over 74 million

Mayo Clinic Health Oasis

Medicare Rights University



National Association for Continence (NAFC)
P.O. Box 8310
Spartanburg, SC 29305
Low-cost educational leaflets, books, audio-visuals and Resource Guide of
products and services.

National Association for Homecare

National Council On The Aging (NCOA)
409 Third Street SW, 2nd Floor
Washington, DC 20024
Variety of materials on a range of aging issues including senior centers, adult
day care and more.

National Family Caregivers Association
10605 Concord St., Suite 501
Kennsington, MD 20895

National Multiple Sclerosis Society
733 Third Ave.
New York, NY 10017
1-800-FIGHT MS
Counseling, education, information, referral and other assistance.

National Spinal Cord Injury Association
600 W. Cummings Park
Suite 2000
Woburn, MA 01801
617-935-2722 or 1-800-962-9629

National Stroke Association
96 Inverness Drive East
Englewood, CO 80112
Information and referral to rehabilitation facilities, professional services
and support groups.

Nursing Home Abuse Center
189 S Orange Ave
Suite 1540
Orlando, FL 32801
Toll free helpline: (800) 962-2873
If you or a loved one have experienced any form of nursing home or elder abuse, you can contact this center and they will connect you with all proper national/state authorities.

Oley Foundation
214 Hun Memorial, MC-28
Albany Medical Center
Albany, New York 12208
800-776-OLEY or 518-262-5079
Provides support to home tube-fed adults and children in the form of newsletters, a video library, an online community forum, regional support groups, an annual consumer conference and more.

Simon Foundation For Continence
P.O. Box 815 Wilmete, IL 60091
24-hour hotline for free information packets.

Today’s Caregiver Magazine
3005 Greene Street
Hollywood, Florida 33020
Provides information, news articles, caregiver support, newsletter, magazine,
conferences, discussion lists, chat rooms, recipes and an online store.

United Cerebral Palsy
The national organization and its nationwide network of 135 affiliates strive
to ensure the inclusion of persons with disabilities in every facet of society.

United Ostomy Association
36 Executive Park, Suite 120
Irvine, CA 92714
Informational brochures and Ostomy Quarterly

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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