This team of healthcare professionals, patient advocates, and communication specialists who’s goal is to lead the way in supporting and encouraging mesothelioma patients and their families through:Education, Support Services, Financial Support, and Guidance. Contact the Mesothelioma Group if you need support for yourself or a loved one who has Mesothelioma.
Need assistance finding the proper in-home care professional? www.in-homecare.com can help.
If you’re a caregiver looking for support the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving can provide you with resources to promote caregiver health, skills, and resilience.
The National Council of Aging works with thousands of organizations across the country to help seniors find jobs and benefits, improve their health, live independently, and remain active in their communities. To learn more go to www.ncoa.org.
Know and understand your Medicare Rights and Benefits by visiting www.medicarerights.org.
The Ability Center of Greater Toledo partners with community organizations and supports individuals with disabilities and their families to support equitable and inclusive communities for people living with disabilities. www.abilitycenter.org.
The Department of Health and Human Services (www.hhs.gov) is the United States government’s principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.
The National Institutes of Health (www.NIH.gov) is the nation’s medical research agency.
The National Institute on Aging (www.NIA.NIH.gov) is dedicated to understanding the nature of aging, supporting the health and well being of older adults, and extending healthy, active years of life for more people.
The National Library of Medicine (www.NLM.NIH.gov) is the world’s largest biomedical library, and makes available a vast collection of information resources on a wide range of topics. It also supports and conducts research, development, and training in biomedical informatics and health information technology. In addition, the Library coordinates a 6,000-member National Network of Libraries of Medicine that provides access to health information in communities across the United States.
NIHSeniorHealth (nihseniorhealth.gov) makes aging-related health information easily accessible for family members and friends seeking reliable, easy to understand online health information.
The Eldercare Locator (www.eldercare.gov) is a nationwide service that connects older Americans and their caregivers with information on senior services.
The Ohio Department of Aging (aging.ohio.gov) provides choice, independence, and quality of life for all aging Ohioans.