Resources

Activity Connection

Portal for activity directors with an emphasis on long term care facilities and adult day centers.

Administration of Aging

Provides the full text of the AoA update (newsletter), includes a directory of resources, statistics and information about the Eldercare Locator–atoll free information and referral service that helps locate services and programs for older people.

The Alzheimers Association

The largest national voluntary health organization supporting Alzheimer’s research and care. On this site, you’ll find information about the disease, programs and services, and advocacy efforts.

Department of Health and Human Services

The website of the Federal Government department that administers health care programs. Includes information about federal government initiatives in which HHS participates, current Congressional testimony and press release

Health Care Financing Administration

Offers access to information about Medicare and Medicaid, research on health care, health cares statistics and access to health care laws and regulations. Provides full texts of many HCFA publications and manuals and includes basic information about the Department of Health and Human Services.

Long Term Care Campaign

Provides information about Long Term Care Campaign member organizations, basic information and facts about long term care, an advocate’s toolkit and access to LTCC publications, brochures, legislative alerts and newsletters.

National Association of Adult Day Services

The mission of NADSA is to enhance the success of its members through advocacy, education, technical assistance, research and communication services.

University of Bradford: Dementia Care Mapping

Used internationally in over 25 countries spanning 5 continents, Dementia Care Mapping was developed at the University of Bradford during the early 1990s.