Resources for Seniors
According to the CDC, Older adults, 65 years and older, are at higher risk for severe illness. COVID-19 is a new disease and we are learning more about it every day.
Areas on Aging
Area Agencies on Aging are a repository of information on government services related to senior care including nutrition, care management and transportation. View the links on the left for the Area on Aging near you.
COVID-19 presents unique challenges for Americans living with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers. The Alzheimer’s Association operates a free 24/7 Helpline (800.272.3900) to provide confidential care consultations to assist individuals with decision-making, crisis situations and disease education information.
AARP has compiled resources related to senior care during the COVID-19 outbreak, including information on testing, caring for a quarantined senior family member, and how chronic conditions can affect seniors’ susceptibility to COVID-19.