Parenting Your Parents

Alabama Department of Senior Services

Alabama Department of Senior Services  (ADSS) administers statewide programs on aging that cover all 67 counties through the Regional Planning Commissions and the local Area Agencies on Aging (AAA). Each of the AAAs provide comprehensive services through contracts and grants to a wide variety of local agencies, both public and private. Categories: Parenting Your Parents

Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office offers many services for mental health as well as elderly care in our community including Operation ID, Are You OK? , Yellow Dot, Smart 911, Home Security Check and Project Life.  Go to their website and click on the “public interest” tab for information on all of these programs. Categories: Mental Health Resources, Parenting Your…

CaraVita Village

CaraVita Village is a place for people to come and enjoy the lifestyle they deserve with the hardworking years behind them and a whole new life ahead of them. Our all-inclusive resort style active living village for seniors awaits!  To find out more click on our logo! Categories: Parenting Your Parents

Alabama Senior Health Insurance Plan

  Choosing a Medicare Plan can be very confusing.  Open enrollment starts October 15th and will continue through December 7th.  This is the time that you can compare plans and make the best decision for you or your loved one. SHIP , the Alabama Senior Health Insurance Plan, provides counselors who are NOT affiliated with any health care plans.  They…

Alabama SenioRx – Prescription Assistance

Being a caregiver is not always easy.  About 50% of all caregivers get no outside help.  When someone asked if there is anything they can do to help, most of us usually say, “Oh no, that’s ok, I’m doing fine”.  Learning to accept help early in your transition to being a caregiver will make it easier down the road. There…

Alabama Cares – Support for Caregivers

Being a caregiver is not always easy.  About 50% of all caregivers get no outside help.  When someone asked if there is anything they can do to help, most of us usually say, “Oh no, that’s ok, I’m doing fine”.  Learning to accept help early in your transition to being a caregiver will make it easier down the road. There…

Dementia Friendly Alabama

With 10,000 people daily turning 65, and age being the greatest risk factor for dementia, Alabama is committed to raising awareness throughout the state, striving to reduce stigma and fostering individual engagement through training and participation with a “dementia friendly community”. Imagine a community where people with dementia feel included, respected and valued, where they can participate in activities that…

CENTRAL ALABAMA AGING CONSORTIUM (CAAC)

CENTRAL ALABAMA AGING CONSORTIUM (CAAC) is a part of a state-wide aging network that provides a variety of Home and Community based services to the region’s senior and disabled populations and their caregivers.

CAAC coordinates services for these targeted populations in Autauga, Elmore, and Montgomery counties. The primary goal is to develop, coordinate, and support services in the community that promote an active and independent life- style where those we serve can live and thrive. To find out about all the services available through CAAC click on the link. Categories: Parenting Your Parents

AARP

AARP is here to help you take on today – and every day. From sharing practical resources, to holding fun activities and events, AARP is providing opportunities to connect and help build an even stronger Alabama for all ages to live, work and play. Click here for more information! Categories: Parenting Your Parents