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Tips & Tools for Older Adults & Caregivers

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  • Understanding the Difference Between Mild Forgetfulness and Serious Memory Problems can help decipher typical, age-related memory changes from signs of a serious memory issue. Developed by the National Institute on Aging, part of the National Institutes of Health.
  • 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's worksheet can be used to note your memory concerns so you can address them with a friend, family member, or healthcare provider. Developed by the Alzheimer’s Association.
  • Dementia Action Alliance is a non-profit organization that provides peer supports and services for people living with dementia. From weekly online discussion groups and live virtual engagement programs, to podcasts hosted by individuals living with dementia, the Dementia Action Alliance helps connect people, increase understanding, and enhance lives.


National Resources
Elder care locator provides links to local area agencies on aging, information and assistance about long term care, elder abuse prevention, health insurance, legal services, transportation, and driving.
Formerly known as the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (N4A), USAging provides links to aging services and local area agencies on aging.
National Institute of Aging, part of the National Institutes of Health, is working to improve the health and wellbeing of older adults through research. The NIA website provides information on numerous health topics affecting the lives of older adults.