Caregiving and Living
National Family Caregiver
The Caregiver Action Network serves a broad spectrum of family caregivers ranging from the parents of children with special needs, to the families and friends of wounded soldiers; from a young couple dealing with a diagnosis of MS, to adult children caring for parents with Alzheimer’s disease.
Nursing Home 5-Star Rating System
This tool had detailed information about every Medicare and Medicaid-certified nursing home in the country.
Information on health topics, finding a physician, medical encyclopedia, dictionary of medical terms and more.
Department of Health and Human Services
Index to HHS with links to various sites with the main page—nursing homes and hospital comparison tools, Medicare and Medicaid.
Official government site for information concerning Medicare.
Meals on Wheels
Provide balanced, nutritious and appealing meals to seniors, people with disabilities and disadvantaged populations.
Contains information on hospice care, advanced directives and wills.