Local & Timely Resources
Colorado Resource Guides
COLORADO ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION
The Colorado Alzheimer’s Association is the leading local efforts in local resources, education and caregiver support for those affected by dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.
COLORADO GERONTOLOGICAL SOCIETY
Colorado Gerontological Society provides resources, services and support to seniors in the Denver Metro Area.
DRCOG – DENVER REGIONAL COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENT
Denver Regional Council of Government provides comprehensive services to address the needs of the region's population of older adults and people living with disabilities. Excellent resource.
SENIOR RESOURCE CENTER
Senior Resource Center offers care management, transportation services and many resources to the Denver Metro Community.
Fact and Tip Sheets
FAMILY CAREGIVER ALLIANCE – FACT AND TIP SHEETS
Extensive library of fact and tip sheets on specific health conditions and caregiver strategies. Many fact sheets have been translated into multiple languages. The information is free.
SENIORBRIDGE – FACT AND TIP SHEETS
Fact and tip sheets to help you, your loved one or your clients stay organized and health.
Hospice & Palliative Care
AMERICAN ACADEMY OF HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE MEDICINE
A professional organization for physicians specializing in hospice and palliative medicine. Membership is also open to nurses and other health care providers who are committed to improving the quality of life of patients and families facing life-threatening or serious conditions.
GET PALLIATIVE CARE
Get palliative care assist individuals in finding palliative care providers in their community. Palliative care is specialized medical care focused on relieving the symptoms and stress of a serious illness. Online directory, maintained by the Center to Advance Palliative Care, offering resources and information in the field of palliative care.
HOSPICE FOUNDATION OF AMERICA
The HFA places a strong emphasis on education and grief support, offering a broad array of end-of-life care resources for professionals, patients, survivors and caregivers on their website. There are numerous articles as well as many links to register for a large assortment of live programs and webinars.
NATIONAL HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE ASSOCIATION
The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) is the oldest and largest nonprofit membership organization representing hospice and palliative care programs and professionals in the United States. Their website contains a comprehensive amount of information and resources on all the elements of hospice and palliative care, with many helpful links to related organizations and relevant articles.
Incontinence Related Resources
As adults age, about 1/3 of them will develop incontinence issues. Therefore, it is vital to have products which minimize embarrassment and maximize enjoyment of life. ParentGiving.com has a resource page with some important facts about a variety of sanitary products, as well as information on how to acquire them without paying too much.
Peace of mind,
Clarity of options,