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.

Alzheimer’s Association
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.

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