Akin Care is happy to provide the following links to other sites that you may find useful:
Bright Focus Foundation is one of America’s leading supporters of scientific and medical investigations into Alzheimer’s disease, glaucoma, macular degeneration, heart disease, and stroke
American Association of Retired Persons provides resources and advice on finances, travel, health, and technology.
National Association of Area Agencies on Aging
N4A’s primary mission is to build the capacity of its members to help older persons and persons with disabilities live with dignity and choices in their homes and communities for as long as possible.
The Alzheimer’s Association
The leading, global voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care and support, and the largest private, nonprofit funder of Alzheimer research. The Alzheimer’s Association works on a global, national and local level to enhance care and support for all those affected by Alzheimer’s and related dementias.
Why Home Care?
There is growing demand for home care services and the reasons for that have to do with tradition, new technology, and with cost effectiveness.
While in-home care is the “oldest” form of elderly care, it is also the “newest.”
There is a significant evidence that elders heal more quickly and remain independent longer with home care and it is the most satisfying form of care available to the American public.