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Disability Services and Assistive Devices

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We promote and support planning for long term care. The links below will direct you to sites we believe are useful and informational eldercare resources. Our Guide to Long Term Care Planning also covers many eldercare and long term care planning topics.

All aging people, regardless of current health, should have a long term care plan. This includes (1) A knowledge of eldercare issues (2) Preparation and proper funding, and (3) Using long term care professionals. Failure to effectively plan for long term care can lead to the greatest crisis an older person will ever face.

1. Council for Disability Awareness ...(Help your clients prepare your clients for disability)
2. American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD)
3. American Disablity Association
4. Arthritis Foundation
5. Disability Information and Resources
6. American Diabetes Association
7. "Communication for the Cognizant, Nonverbal Patient" Communication Book
8. Disabillity Information and Resources ...(Help and guidanceon social securtiy disability issues)
9. I Live with a Disability
10. Medline Plus ...(Information on Assistive Technology)
11. Aids for Arthritis
12. Disability Related Products/Services - (Medical Supplies, Assistive products(
13. Independent Living Institute
14. Administration on Aging - (Assistive Technology Division)
15. ABLEDATA ...(database of assistive technology)
16. Global Assistive Devices, INC.
17. Active Forever ...(Medical Supplies, Safety Equipment & Innovative Health Products)
18. Assitive Devices Key
19. NSIP ...(Glossary of Disability and National Service Related Terms)
20. National Center for Senior Transportation
21. Social Security Disability Resource Center