In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Program
A California state assistance program that helps pay for in home care services for eligible participants who are over the age of 65, blind, or disabled. For more information, visit http://www.cdss.ca.gov/agedblinddisabled/pg1296.htm.
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA)
Disabled veterans and their spouses may qualify for in home care benefits through the DVA. For more information, visit https://www.va.gov/healthbenefits/access/home_health_care.asp.
Social Security Administration (SSA)
The official resource for Social Security benefits and programs, including disability, SSI, and Medicare. For more information, visit http://www.ssa.gov/
Senior Citizen Resources
USA.gov provides a collection of links to government resources for senior citizens, including information on retirement planning, Social Security benefits, and more. For more information, visit http://www.usa.gov/Topics/Seniors.shtml.
California Association for Health Services at Home (CAHSAH)
CAHSAH is the leading certifying agency and resource for home care for the western United States. For more information, visit http://www.cahsah.org/
A non-profit organization dedicated to Alzheimer’s and dementia research and enhancement of care for individuals living with the disease. For more information, visit http://www.alz.org/.