Resources

Local Resources


NAMI – NH – Alliance for the Mental Illness of NH
Statewide organization and affiliates offer information and support to people with serious mental illnesses and their parents, children, spouses, siblings and friends.


NH Association for the Blind
Provides information and gives direct services to visually impaired people of all ages to enable them to maintain their independence.


Office of Public Guardian
Provides legal guardianship services for people with developmental disabilities and mental illness


Service Link
ServiceLink Resource Centers are the places in your community to get answers about healthcare and other services for older adults, persons with disabilities and family caregivers.


NH Department of Health and Human Services
The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is the largest agency in New Hampshire state government, responsible for the health, safety and well being of the citizens of New Hampshire.

 

Financial Planner: Caitlin Demet
Northeast Planning Associates, Inc.

603-471-0900 Ext. 241
www.caitlindemet.com

 


National Resources

Visiting Angels
Visiting Angels is the nation's leading, nationally respected network of non-medical, private duty home care agencies providing senior care, elder care, personal care, respite care and companion care to help the elderly and adults continue to live in their homes across America.

Visiting Angels of NH - Assisted Living & Senior Care for NH Elders

American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.


Alzheimer's Association
The Alzheimer's Association is the leading, global voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care and support, and the largest private, nonprofit funder of Alzheimer's research.

 

The American Association of People with Disabilities
The AAPD is dedicated to further the productivity, independence, full citizenship, and total integration of people with disabilities into all aspects of society and the natural environment.

 

The American Optometric Association
The authority in the optometric profession and leads the way in its mission of improving the quality and availability of eye and vision care everywhere.

 

Alzheimer's Foundation of America
Providing optimal care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families.

 


Beltone
Beltone has been helping people hear better for 65 years as the most trusted name in hearing care among adults over fifty.


 

Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
The PSP Society’s mission is to increase awareness of progressive supranuclear palsy, advance research toward a cure, educate health professionals and provide support, education and hope for persons with PSP and their families. PSP: A brain disease that slowly effects walking, balance, swallowing, speaking and eye movement.


Dementia Care Professionals of America
Providing training, qualification and other benefits to healthcare professionals involved in dementia care.


CareGiver Partnership   
The CareGiver Partnership provides a wide range of home healthcare products that help maintain dignity. They offer fast and free shipping on orders over $50 to your doorstep.

ElderLaw Answers 
Resource for advice and answers on legal issues for seniors.

National Association for Home Care and Hospice 
NAHC is the nation's largest association representing the concerns of home care hospice, home care aide organizations.

Huntington’s Disease Society of America 
HDSA provides resources and support for HD families and educates the public (including medical professionals) about HD while building awareness about HD and advocate for HD patients and their families. HD: A degenerative brain disorder that slowly diminishes the ability to work, think, talk and reason.

 

Johnson & Johnson Strength for Caring 
The Caregiver Initiative is a Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products Company project to help family caregivers provide care to their loved ones and reduce their own stress. This project works with the many caregiving organizations across the United States and will launch new programs in the coming months.


 

The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
Established by the National Institutes of Health, the NIA leads a broad scientific effort to understand the nature of aging and to extend the healthy, active years of life

 

 

The National Institute on Aging
The NHPCO is dedicated to promoting and maintaining quality care for terminally ill patients and their families.

 

NIH SeniorHealth.gov 
Health information from the National Institutes of Health for Seniors.

 

Patient Advocate Foundation
Patient Advocate Foundation is a national non-profit organization that serves as an active liaison between the patient and their insurer, employer and/or creditors to resolve insurance, job retention and/or debt crisis matters relative to their diagnosis through case managers, doctors and attorneys. Patient Advocate Foundation seeks to safeguard patients through effective mediation assuring access to care, maintenance of employment and preservation of their financial stability.

 

Outcome Concept Systems, Inc.
Using powerful data analysis products to improve patient care while enhancing performance.


 

Private Duty Home Care Association
The PDHCA believes that all persons with needs should be able to live independently and safely at home for as long as possible with the assistance of qualified, accountable home care services.

Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) doesn't have to stop you from living your life. Although the symptoms of RA can be painful, there are many treatments and therapies to help you take your life back.
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