Caregiver Resources

AARP Caregiver Information

AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that empowers people to choose how they live as they age. It has many articles, tools, and resources for family caregivers on its website. 

Be sure to check out AARP's Financial Workbook for Family Caregivers - A practical guide focused on health, housing, and money management. 

 

Administration for Community  Living (ALC)

The Administration for Community Living (ALC) is the principal agency of the U.S Department of Health and Human Services designated to carry out the provisions of the Older Americans Act of 1965 (OAA), as amended (42 U.S.C.A. § 3001 et seq.). The OAA promotes the well-being of older individuals by providing services and programs designed to help them live independently in their homes and communities. The Act also empowers the federal government to distribute funds to the states for supportive services for individuals over the age of 60.

https://acl.gov/about-acl/administration-aging

American Cleaning Institute
The American Cleaning Institute® (ACI) is the Home of the U.S. Cleaning Products Industry®.

ACI serves the growth and innovation of the U.S. cleaning products industry by advancing the health and quality of life of people and protecting our planet. ACI achieves this through a continuous commitment to sound science and being a credible voice for the $57.4 billion cleaning products industry.

Learn more: https://www.cleaninginstitute.org/

AmeriCorps Seniors

Who can serve? AmeriCorps Seniors is open to individuals 55 and older. 

How can I serve? When you join AmeriCorps Seniors, you choose how you want to give back. Help a struggling child to learn to read. Deliver groceries to an elderly neighbor. Support a family impacted by natural disaster. These are just a few of the service opportunities available to you through AmeriCorps Seniors.

Every year, they match over 200,000 AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers with service opportunities offered by partner organizations.

Learn more: https://americorps.gov/serve/americorps-seniors

800-942-2677
Annuity.org

Annuity.org has been providing visitors with carefully researched, timely information about annuities and structured settlements for nearly a decade. This free, comprehensive web resource offers professional insight from experienced financial experts on a variety of financial topics to help you make smart decisions about your money.

Be sure to check out their information on Financial Literacy

Learn more: https://www.annuity.org/

Benefits Check Up

Find out if you qualify for public benefits via Benefits Check Up, a service of the National Council on Aging.