Neighborhood Network - A non-profit agency in partnership with York Hospital and York Housing Authority. It is a referral program allowing individuals 50 and over stay in their home with the proper supports.
Senior Living Help - An organization that provides senior living assistance to the elderly. Senior Living Help assists Maine senior citizens, their family members and caregivers in finding appropriate senior living and care facilities. Many elderly adults are no longer able to be cared for at home so finding a senior living facility with caring and loving staff becomes necessary.
Senior Living - Housing Information, Resources and Programs - Offering an overview of how aging is impacting the U.S> along with information and resources for seniors and their caregivers who need assistance navigating their options. Our guide includes an overview of the housing options available to seniors, considerations when choosing a senior living facility, and additional resources for families who need help.
www.seniorguidance.org - An organization dedicated to providing helpful senior living resources. The site includes a dedicated section that provides extremely well detailed and thorough information on Maine assisted living.
Moving for Seniors - Tips and guidance including a step by step guide to help seniors who are moving into a new home.
Life Storage - Tips and information on moving or relocating an elder loved one.
Aging in Place - Home Improvement Resources for the Elderly & Disabled - This guide provides legal and financial information for anyone looking to improve their home and make it more accessible for the elderly and disabled. There are specific tips for specific rooms in the home, finding a contractor, and information on financial grants to help fund these charges.
Retirement Living - Identity Theft Protection - This free Identity Theft Protection Guide helps consumers determine the best identity theft protection services to fit their needs. The guide evaluates the best companies in the industry and answers frequently asked questions. The guide is helpful for all consumers, especially seniors.
30 Best Part Time Jobs for Seniors - This guide covers a variety of part-time job ideas for seniors looking to supplement their income in a role that fits their interests & lifestyle.
Baylor University - How to Identify and Address Apathy Caused by Dementia - This resource examines how apathy can be caused by dementia present in senior adults. There are three types of apathy that may be linked to dementia: Affective, Behavioral, and Cognitive Apathy and signs to pay attention to. Click the link for tips and strategies to help seniors through this.
How to report and prevent against COVID-19 Coronavirus Fraud.
United States Senate Committee on Aging Top Prevention Tips.
Local Community Elder Prevention Locator Resources (i.e. FBI Regional Offices).
Red flags and signs associated with Elder Financial Abuse for loved ones to notice.
Top Schemes targeting the elderly, how to prevent, mitigate and recover from elder financial abuse.
Avoiding Elderly Scams - This resource explains the most common types of scams targeting the elderly, as well as general tips for avoiding them. Senior citizens tend to be viewed as easier targets for financial scams. Unfortunately, this is a growing problem and reality. This information will help keep more people informed to keep loved ones safe.
Senior Fitness - This resource provides affordable ways that seniors can stay physically, mentally, and financially fit. For example, trying low-impact chair workouts or challenging themselves to a daily word puzzle.