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There are a number of useful resources available to our geriatric patients.
1-800-Age-Info - www.800ageinfo.com: This resource assists consumers and caregivers as well as professionals seeking information and resources on elder care services. The site lists information on approximately 40,000 services and programs in Massachusetts for elders. For more information, call 800-AGE-INFO (800-243-4636); TDD/TTY 800-872-0166.
Boston Elder Info - www.elderinfo.org: A city-wide information services on many elder issues. Information and referral services are free to the public. 617-292-6211.
Living with Alzheimer’s – www.alz.org: Tips to help you care for your loved one and yourself, message boards, government programs, financial matters and more.
Mass Aging - www.massaging.org: Provides a list of different types of elder housing ranging from independent living to nursing home care. For more information, call 617-244-2999.
Nursing Home Compare - www.medicare.gov/NHCompare: This tool has detailed information about every Medicare and Medicaid-certified nursing home in the country.