Helpful Resources

ACME Posture Partner (helps support older adults who have weak spinal or back muscles)
Adjustable Bed Guide

Adverse Drug Reactions
Drug Recall Center

ALIMED (provider of medical, healthcare and ergonomic products to support patients at home or in a facility)

AMR Air Ambulance  (a healthcare company providing worldwide bed to bed services for fixed wing air ambulance, medical escort and intl. commercial stretcher since 2002)

General Caregiving Resources (AARP approved)     

The Caregiver Partnership offers medical & personal care supplies provides resources in many categories.

The Complete Guide to Traveling with a Medical Condition

Consumer Safety Website

Great Website for Assistive Devices – leading provider of medical supplies, rehabilitation products and healthcare technologies

National Incontinence

Just Home Medical offers home safety equipment including ambulatory aids, medical equipment, and incontinence protection.

Ruth J Clark Fashion Moves Inclusive Designs for people with dementia

Caregiver list highlights nursing homes and services by stateAlso offers info about caregiving jobs is a website written by experts who live and breathe caregiving every single day. Many of them are home care agency owners or assisted living facility owners who help families with caregiving nationwide. offers a Free 10-Part Series (via email) on caregiving that covers caregiver tips, family caregivers, long-distance caregiving, paying for care, caregiver stress, caregiver burnout and much more.
This website offers exercises for older adults and includes videos and CDs for practicing TaiChi.

Other Helpful Websites:

Alcohol Awareness Council                       

Alzheimer’s Association

Alzheimer’s Reading Room

Area Agencies on Aging

American Association of Retired Persons (Driver Safety Program)

American Diabetes Association

American Disability Association

American Heart Association

American Lung Association

Quit Smoking Community!

American Parkinson Disease Association Inc.

American Stroke Association

Addl. Stroke info provides info on the diseases related to asbestos exposure

Assistive Devices link

Senior Housing Website  –

Info to help potential residents select assisted living

Center for Medicines and Healthy Aging

Cerebral Palsy Symptoms

Cue You – Cue early dementia or disability clients via cues sent on iphone

CoverMissouri (info on MO health care reform progress)

Department of Health and Senior Services

Disabilities & Resources

Car Insurance for People with Disabilities:

Resources & Funding for Independent Living

Guide for Job Seekers & Workers with a Disability to find info on drugs.  Check with your pharmacist for interactions and duplications if you are using multiple doctors.
Online calendar and personal health info organizer.

Eldercare Locator

Elder Law Answers

Empowering Caregivers

Family Doctor Online (Has senior tab with great health info)

Hearing Impaired Resources:

Hospice Foundation of America

Housing Resources

Housing & Mortgage Information

Leiomyosarcoma Info – malignant tumor that affects supportive tissues of the body Compare Services

The Truth About Medicare from United Medicare Advisors

Mental Health America

Mental Health America of Eastern Missouri (Formerly the Mental Health Association of Greater St. Louis)

Mesothelioma Treatment Community Home Page Mesothelioma Treatment Community

Mesothelioma information for Firefighters
Mesothelioma information for Veterans
What is asbestos?
What is mesothelioma?
Mesothelioma treatment options

Mesothelioma Guide supports caregivers & families

Mesothelioma Fund – 800-215-9896  This organization offers financial support to individuals facing financial hardship paying for medical treatment.

Missouri No Call Website:  or call 866-289-9633

Missouri Senior’s Legal Helpline

MS Society

National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers

National Association of Elder Law Attorneys

National Council on Aging

National Family Caregivers Association (DBA Caregiver Action Network)

Nursing Home Abuse Guide

National Institutes of Health

National Senior Citizens Law Center

New Lifestyles Offers directory to all types of senior housing throughout the US

Nursing Home Compare (ratings for nursing homes)


SeniorAdvisor – resources on senior housing facilities across US & Canada

Senior Care Pharmacist

Senior Driver Safety

Social Security Administration

Society for the Blind

St. Louis Help  (Health Equipment Lending Program)  or call 314-567-4700

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services

The Center for an Accessible Society

VACaregivers Home

Veterans Affairs