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As the saying goes, “Knowledge is power.” At Senior Helpers, we see the truth in that saying all the time, when our clients and their families are informed, they feel empowered to decide what is best for their situations.

There is a wealth of resources available for senior citizens and their families, covering every topic from general care to specific illnesses. Learn from these resources to make informed decision about your family’s needs. The more informed you are, the better we can serve you. We have gathered trusted, informative resources to help you find solutions to your senior home care needs.

MobileHelp, Medical Alert Systems You Can Trust

MobileHelp® is America’s leading provider of mPERS (Mobile-Personal Emergency Response System) technology, medical alert solutions, fall detection and real-time medical monitoring services with nationwide wireless voice,  data and GPS-enabled location tracking for expedited personal emergency assistance. 

Your Guide to Supporting Family Members with Dementia

This free, informative video can assist you in your efforts to help your family member with dementia.

Your Family’s Guide to Navigating Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s is a unique challenge for caregivers. Request this free video to learn how you can best assist a family member with Parkinson’s disease.


AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization for people age 50 and over. They are dedicated to enhancing quality of life for all as we age. They lead positive social change and deliver value to members through information, advocacy and service.

Alzheimer's Association

The Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support and research. Their mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

The AFA seeks to provide optimal care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families—through member organizations dedicated to improving quality of life.


It is a common misconception that Medicare covers the cost of all long term care once you hit the age of 65. This, unfortunately, is not the case. Medicare.gov is a great resource to learn the types of care that are covered by Medicare, and where you may need to plan for supplementary insurance or funding to cover healthcare costs.

Mental Health and Social Support Resources for Older Adults

Like everyone, older adults are at risk for certain mental health conditions. If you’re an older adult, you may find yourself more isolated because of declining health, the loss of a spouse or partner, or transportation challenges. The lack of social interaction and rising health problems can contribute to mental health issues such as depression, anxiety, or cognitive challenges. Read on for resources from GoodRx Health on where to find mental health and social support specifically for older adults.

National Council on Aging

Tips, tools and resources to help older adults and caregivers of seniors to stay independent.

The Parkinson's Foundation

The Parkinson’s Foundation makes life better for people with Parkinson’s disease by improving care and advancing research toward a cure. Here they share some things to consider when additional help is needed.

Paying for Care- Long Term Care Funding Options

How people pay for long-term care—whether they receive care at home or in a hospital, assisted living facility, or nursing home—depends on their financial situation and the type of care they need. Many people may rely on a variety of payment sources, including personal funds (“out-of-pocket”), government programs, and private financing options. This overview from the National Institute on Aging provides a good summary

Rock Steady Boxing

Rock Steady Boxing is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with affiliate locations across the United States offering a non-contact boxing based fitness curriculum to support improved quality of life for people with Parkinson’s disease. Find a class in your area today.

Teepa Snow- Positive Approach to Care

Senior Helpers is honored to partner with dementia care expert Teepa Snow, a nationally renowned leader in the senior care industry with more than 30 years’ experience. Read more about Teepa here.