Resources

IMPORTANT INFORMATION RESOURCES

There are a host of national and local government resources to help you understand what is available and to answer some of your questions and concerns. Use these resources to help you make the best decisions regarding services and assistance when placing your loved one in the home best suited to their needs.

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SOCIAL SECURITYhttp://www.ssa.gov/
MEDICAREhttps://www.medicare.gov/default.aspx
MEDICAIDhttps://www.cms.gov/MedicaidEligibility/01_Overview.asp

See Alsohttps://medicaid.gov/Medicaid-CHIP-Program-Information/By-Topics/Long-Term-Services-and-Support/Home-and-Community-Based-Services/Home-and-Community-Based-Services.html

VETERANS AFFAIRShttp://www.va.gov/   See also: Aid & Attendance Benefit
VETERANS “AID & ATTENDANCE” – www.va.gov/opa/pressrel/pressrelease.cfm?id=1265
INTERNAL REVENUEhttp://www.irs.ustreas.gov/
ELDER LAW AND OTHER RESOURCES –   http://www.elderweb.com/topics/assisted-living

LOCAL SOURCES

GUARDIANSHIPS, CONSERVATORSHIPS, ELDER LAWwww.fitzwatermeyer.com
FUNERALS, CREMATIONS, PLANNING –  http://www.threadgillmemorial.com
TRI-MET SPECIAL MOBILITYhttp://trimet.org/lift/index.htm

SOCIAL SERVICES:

Clackamas County – http://www.co.clackamas.or.us/socialservices/
Washington County – http://www.co.washington.or.us/HHS
Multnomah County – http://web.multco.us/ads
Clark County – http://www.aasa.dshs.wa.gov/default.htm
Marion County – http://www.co.marion.or.us

LOAVES & FISHES CENTERShttp://feedseniors.org/

SPECIFIC HEALTH ORGANIZATIONS

AMERICAN STROKE ASSOCIATIONhttp://www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/
AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATIONhttp://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/
NATIONAL PARKINSON FOUNDATIONhttp://www.parkinson.org
ALZHEIMER’S ORGANIZATIONhttp://www.alz.org/
DIABETES ASSOCIATIONhttp://www.diabetes.org
ARTHRITIS FOUNDATIONhttp://www.arthritis.org

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