Resources Friday, April 18, 2014
Caregiver Supports
ECare Diary
www.ecarediary.com
Free tools, resources & an on-line community, to support and help manage long term care.

Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA)
www.caregiver.org
Provides articles, practical advice on daily issues facing caregivers, support groups, and facts about care giving. Website available in English, Spanish and Chinese.

Family Caregiving Information
www.familycaregiving101.org
Provides assistance, answers to commonly asked questions, new ideas and helpful advice for caregivers and their loved one.

National Alliance for Caregiving
www.caregiving.org
Supports family care givers and the professionals that help them. Provides tips for care givers, brochures, resource directory and more.

National Family Caregivers Association (NFCA)
www.thefamilycaregiver.org
Educates supports, empowers and advocates for those who care for loved ones with chronic illness or disability or the frailties of old age. Offers a virtual library of information and educational materials, tips, tools, newsletters and more.

National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Aging
www.nia.nih.gov
Numerous free publications and helpful information in English and Spanish

Rosalyn Carter Institute for Caregiving
www.rosalynncarter.org
Provides information on caregivers, caregiving support center, advocacy for caregiving, news articles and other resources for caregivers.

Strength for Caring
www.strengthforcaring.com
Information for caregivers relating to: work, family, stress relief, diet wellness, grief, caring for loved ones and more. Newsletters and articles on various topics.

The Wright Stuff.
www.caregiverproducts.com
Health care products to make caregiving easier.

Today's Caregiver
www.caregiver.com
Leading provider of information, support and guidance for family and professional caregivers. Provides links to magazine subscription, newsletters, resources regarding local support groups, financial aid etc.

Insurance Benefit/Information & Counseling
National Council on Aging (NCOA)
www.ncoa.org
Programs help older people remain healthy and independent, find jobs, increase access to benefits programs, and discover meaningful ways to continue contributing to society.

NYS Insurance Department
www.ins.state.ny.us/lntmcare.htm
Basic information about long-term care insurance; charts of companies that offer the policies and the types of policies offered; and a comparison tool that gives sample premiums based on age and other factors.

NYS Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA)
www.otda.ny.gov
Visit www.myBenefits.ny.gov to find out about a number of work support programs that you may be eligible for by quickly entering some basic information about you and your family.

NYS Partnership for Long-Term Care
www.nyspltc.org
Information on long-term care policies that will allow NY residents to protect some or all of their assets by combining a long-term care policy with extended Medicaid coverage.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
National Clearinghouse for Long-Term Care Information
www.longtermcare.gov
Understanding Long-Term Care, Planning for Long-Term Care, Paying for Long-Term Care.