Resources

  • AARP AARP.org - The Power to Make It Better.
  • Aging.com Aging.com is dedicated to connecting you and your family with the information you need to plan your future—and to agencies and organizations that can help make those plans a reality.
  • AgingCare.com Find the answers you need to help deal with the stress of aging parents and elder care (senior care). Whether mom or dad needs long-term elder care, help to recover after a hospital stay, or mom or dad is living with you, we have the support and resources caregivers need.
  • Annuity.org Find information on the different types of annuities and the tax implications involved in owning one.
  • AvaCare Medical AvaCare Medical offers a full range of products, along with the knowledge, expertise, and sensitivity  to your specific situation. Shop for wheelchairs, mobility scooters, canes, crutches, walkers and a full range of medical equipment.
  • Benefits CheckUp National Council on Aging's free, comprenhensive online screening site, featuring more than 2,000 public and private programs for low-income Medicare beneficiaries.
  • Boomer's Roadmap for Aging in Place Useful guide for baby boomers who are preparing for the future.
  • Bucks County Seniors' Guide Directory of Bucks County businesses and agencies whose primary mission is to serve senior citizens.
  • Cards for Causes Purchase your greeting cards from Cards for Causes. Designate Twilight Wish as your cause of choice in the Public Services category and Twilight Wish will receive 20% of each order.
  • Cleaning For A Reason This  nonprofit offers free professional housecleaning, and maid services to improve the lives of women undergoing treatment for cancer - any type of cancer. 
  • Consumer Affairs Resource for comparing the best adjustable beds.
  • Elder Connections is a comprehensive geriatric care management practice that combines a platinum level of non-medical licensed home care services integrated with care management.  Our multi-disciplinary team of professionals addresses the concerns families face when dealing with the issues of aging and disability and are client centered advocates.  We have also developed, www.betterseniorcare.com to reach out to caregivers offering them relevant information and resources for better senior care.  The direct link for the Better Senior Care Resource Guide is:  http://betterseniorcare.com/better-senior-care-resource-guide/.

  • Eldercare Locator A public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging, provides information about local agencies and organizations that support seniors, their families and caregivers. 800-677-1116
  • Forterus Treatment Center This is a comprehensive resource for seniors with substance abuse and addiction problems. It is well-researched, accessible and covers the spectrum of common problems with seniors, substance abuse and recovery.
  • Guide to Medicare and Medicaid The definitive guide to the differences between Medicare and Medicaid.
  • Guide to Senior Nutrition Helpful guide for nutrition in the elderly
  • Legal Planning for Alzheimer's and Dementia Advice on legal planning if you or a loved one has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's or dementia.
  • Making the Move to Assisted Living Tips for choosing an assisted living facility.
  • Michael Ellenbogen Movement Visit this page for information on Alzeimer's with resources for caregivers.
  • Missing Senior Network Register your loved one with this network that enables you to alert your family and friends that he/she is missing.
  • Moving Tips for Seniors Helpful tips on downsizing for seniors.
  • Parentgiving Parentgiving is a comprehensive website serving adults, seniors and their caregivers with thousands of products and hundreds of informative articles that allow people to age well at home. Get $10 off* plus 5% of your purchase directly benefits Twilight Wish. Use coupon code WISH10 when ordering online or by phone. Shop Now. *$50 minimum order. Not valid with other offers. Valid once per customer/household.
  • Pennsylvania Assisted Living Directory  This page lists several assisted living and senior care options in Pennsylvania, each with varying degrees of services and amenities.
  • Prevent Wandering This page contains lots of information about the whys and hows of managing this challenging behavior in seniors with Alzheimers.
  • Rescue Alert of California Great resource for caregivers and seniors.
  • Retirement Homes.com RetirementHomes.com is North America's largest and most comprehensive easy-to-use online Senior Living Directory. As a gateway to retirement living, RetirementHomes.com offers information and services for seniors, families, directors, vendors, job seekers and health professionals who are looking for a trusted resource.
  • Senior Mortgages and Loans This guide will help seniors of all ages to understand some of the options open to them and precautions that they should take when it comes to owning a home, downsizing, paying a mortgage, taking out a reverse mortgage, and selling property.
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) This is a government-sponsored search engine of more than 20,000 drug and alcohol treatment providers, ofering different methods and levels of care across the country.
  • Senior Directory - Pittsburgh  Find senior care, senior services, programs, products, and support in the Greater Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Region: Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Washington, Westmoreland Counties, and more.
  • The Helping Home The Helping Home is a comprehensive online directory complete with in-depth guides on how to age safely at home through the use of home modifications, medical equipment, and assistive devices.
  • Veterans Benefits for Seniors This website, Senior Veterans Service Alliance, is a detailed resource for the many benefits to senior veterans.
     

Disclaimer: Your use of this Web site is conditioned upon your having read and agreed to the following.  The information on this web site is general in nature and is not intended as a substitute for competent medical care, legal advice or other professional counsel. No representation is made as to the accuracy of the information herein provided. Information about organizations is provided by the organizations or acquired from public sources. No endorsement of the organizations or their services is implied. Individuals using the information herein provided do so at their own risk and assume full liability for any damages or loss arising there from.