Resources to help secure independent living.
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For more information on independent living options for retirement in St. Louis, refer to the additional resources listed below:
About Senior Living
American Geriatrics Society
National Institute of Health-Senior Health
Shepherd’s Center of Webster-Kirkwood, Inc.
Social Security Administration
Health services help is here.
Information at your fingertips.
Determining the right choice for a senior loved one’s care doesn’t have to be overwhelming. To start, review the list of resources below.
The Glen at Aberdeen Heights offers a full range of continuing care services, from assisted living to memory care, plus skilled nursing and senior rehabilitation. As the newest member of the Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America family of communities, located throughout Missouri and Kansas, Aberdeen Heights is part of a network with more than 60 years experience.
To learn more about Aberdeen Heights, call 1-800-931-1704.
The nation’s leading organization for people age 50 and older.
Administration on Aging
Site provides an overview on a variety of topics, programs and services related to aging.
The world leader in Alzheimer’s research and support. The first and largest voluntary health organization dedicated to finding prevention methods, treatments and an eventual cure for Alzheimer’s.
American Health Assistance Foundation
A charitable organization dedicated to funding research on age-related and degenerative diseases, educating the public about these diseases, and providing emergency financial assistance to people with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers.
American Heart Association
Offers information on heart attacks, strokes and family health.
Provides information on arthritis: types, treatments, coping tips and research information.
Referral sites to locate geriatric care managers who assess needs, identify and coordinate care resources.
Site created and maintained by RNs to provide older adults and their families access to quality health care information, products and services.
FDA Information for Older People
Articles, brochures and other publications with information on a wide range of health issues.
Health and Age
The Novartis Foundation for Gerontology supports education and innovation in healthy aging, geriatrics and the care of elderly people.
Official U.S. government Medicare site.
Medicare Rights Center
The largest independent source of health care information and assistance in the United States for people with Medicare.
National Clearinghouse for Long-Term Care
Site developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to provide information and resources to help you and your family plan for future long-term care (LTC) needs.
National Family Caregivers Association
Offering support, education and empowerment for the more than 50 million Americans who serve as caregivers for loved ones.
Senior-friendly website featuring health information from the National Institutes of Health.
Senior Housing Net
Link to local retirement communities, health resources, real estate companies, movers and more.
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