Finding Resources For Older Adults
North American Precis Syndicate
Older people can get help and advice on a number of topics from one special source. (NAPS)
(NAPSI)—If you or someone you care about is an older adult, you
should know about the Eldercare Locator. The Eldercare Locator, a public
service of the Administration on Aging, an agency of the U.S. Administration
for Community Living is a nationwide service that connects older adults and
their caregivers with information on aging services.
Callers to the Eldercare Locator receive information about federal, state
and local services such as transportation, in-home supportive services, and
health and wellness programs. Information Specialists are there to help guide
callers to the correct resources.
You can call the Eldercare Locator at (800) 677-1116 Monday through
Friday, 9:00 am to 8:00 pm ET to speak with a knowledgeable Information
Specialist, or you can visit the website, www.eldercare.gov
to find local resources on a broad range of topics.
On the Net:North American Precis Syndicate, Inc.(NAPSI)