Aging & Disability

Recommended Websites from    Resource Directory for Aging and Disabled

Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Association ………………………………………………….. www.alz.org

National Institute on Aging ……………………………………. www.alzheimers.org

Caregiver Resources

Caregiver Action Network ……………………………….www.caregiveraction.org

Caregiving Resource Center………………………….. www.aarp.org/caregivers

National Alliance for Caregiving………………………………www.caregiving.org

National Caregivers Library ……………………….. www.familycareamerica.com

Consumer Affairs

NJ Division of Consumer Affairs   …………………………… www.njconsumeraffairs.com/

Disability Services

Americans with Disabilities Act ………………………………………. www.ada.gov

Disability Rights NJ………………………………………………………..www.drnj.org

Elder Care Locator ……………………………………………….. www.eldercare.gov

National Organization on Disability…………………………………..www.nod.org

New Jersey Disability Services Directory …………….www.state.nj.us/humanservices/dds/documents/RD%2014_webqxd.pdf

Health

Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation   ………………      http://kff.org/

National Institute of Health Senior Health Website  …………….   http://nihseniorhealth.gov/

Housing

NJ Housing Resource Center ………………………………………..www.njhrc.gov

Rooming and Boarding Homes……………………….www.boardandcarenj.org

US Department of Housing and Urban Development………….www.hud.gov

Legal

Legal Services of New Jersey    ……………………………….   http://www.lsnjlaw.org

Medicare

Medicare ……………………………………………………………….www.medicare.gov

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ……………………www.cms.gov

Medicare Interactive…………………………………www.medicareinteractive.org

Medicare Rights Center …………………………………. www.medicarerights.org

Middlesex Services

Middlesex County Office of Aging and Disabled Services   

NJ State Dept. of Human Services

Division of Aging Services… ………………… www.state.nj.us/humanservices/doas/home/

Division of Disability Services ………… http://www.nj.gov/humanservices/dds/home

NJ State Library

Resources on Aging   …………………………………… www.njstatelib.org/research_library/subject_guides/health_and_medical/aging/

Nursing Homes

Nursing Home Performance Reports……. http://web.doh.state.nj.us/apps2/healthfacilities/fsSearch.aspx

Organizations

Administration on Aging……………………………………………….. www.aoa.gov

ADRC – Aging and Disability Resource Connection …….www.adrcnj.gov

American Association of Retired Persons – AARP…………..www.aarp.org

Centers for Independent Living

Disability Rights New Jersey

Middlesex County Office of Aging and Disabled Services

NJ Division of Disability Services

NJ Division of Disability Services (NJDDS) resource directory

JVS Vocational Rehabilitation Services for Persons with Disabilities

NJ Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services (DVRS) – local offices

New Jersey Department of Education – Special Education

New Jersey State Library Talking Book & Braille Center

New Jersey Council on Development Disabilities

 

Scholarships & Higher Education

Google Lime scholarship program

Scholarships for people with disabilities list prepared by Indian University of Pennsylvania

Disabled World list of scholarships for those with disabilities

 TCNJ Disability Support Services and Non-Campus Weblinks

Social Security

Social Security Administration ……………………………………….www.ssa.gov

Support Groups

NJ Self Help Clearinghouse…………………………………….. www.njgroups.org

Veterans Administration …………………………………………………..www.va.gov