Agencies and Organizations Beneficial to our A+ Senior Care Community and their Families
The Alzheimer’s Association: http://www.alz.org/ has a local chapter located in Marlton, NJ. They have a wealth of information to support families caring for someone with Alzheimer’s. Visit their website or call their office for more information 1800-272-3900
Agencies on Aging: Information can be found through the Department of Health and Senior Services website: http://www.state.nj.us/health/senior/help.shtml. To receive more information, you may call their office at 1-800-367-6543
Adult Daycare Center: According to the NJADSA, Adult Day Services “are community-based group programs designed to meet the needs of adults with impairments and/or medical conditions needing treatment and monitoring to prevent premature institutionalization”. There are many scattered throughout the State of NJ. Families interested in this type of service, should visit a few before making a decision. Visit their website at http://www.njadsa.org
Elder Law Attorneys: More families today could benefit from the services of an elder law attorney. They are able to assist with such issues as, Estate planning, Guardianship, Medical Planning, VA Benefits, Medicaid appeals and other end of life decisions. A valuable website is http://www.naela.org. We have also appreciated the help of the team at http://www.rothkofflaw.com
Medical Supplies: Many of our clients want to know where to purchase supplies such as Adult diapers, walkers, cane, etc. There are many to choose from. We can provide you with a list if you call our office.
Hospice Services: The Hospice Foundation of America defines Hospice as “a special concept of care designed to provide comfort and support to patients and their families when a life-limiting illness no longer responds to cure-oriented treatments”. Website information is www.hospicefoundation.org
We are here as a resource to you. For more information on services, or for specific referrals, call our office today and ask for Karlyn.