professional resources

National Investment Center for the Senior Housing & Care Industry (NIC)

 

A valuable resource to lenders, investors, developers/ operators, and others

interested in meeting the housing and care needs of America's seniors.

 

 

Alzheimer's Association

 

Provides support programs and services to persons with Alzheimer’s disease

and other dementias, their families, care givers, and healthcare professionals

nationwide.

 

Take the brain tour

2017 Alzheimer's Report

 

 

American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry

 

Acts as a key driver for progress for elderly mental health care offering

products, activities and publications, which focus exclusively on the challenges

of geriatric psychiatry.

 

 

Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease Center

 

Specializes in the clinical care and scientific study of neurological diseases

including age-related memory impairments, dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, etc.

 

 

The National Association of Area Agencies on Aging

 

Helps older persons and persons with disabilities live with dignity and choices

in their homes and communities for as long as possible.

 

 

Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA)/Argentum

 

The largest national association exclusively dedicated to professionally-

managed, resident-centered senior living communities and the seniors and

families they serve. Advocate for choice, accessibility, independence, dignity,

and quality of life for all seniors. ALFA’s programs promote business and

operational excellence through education, research, publications, professional

networking and online tools designed to foster innovation and entrepreneurism

in the field of senior living.

 

 

My HealtheVet

 

VA's award-winning Personal Health Record designed for Veterans, active

duty Service members, their dependents and caregivers providing convenient

access from anywhere to secure, trusted health information and benefits.

 

 

National Association of Geriatric Care Managers

 

Their mission is to advance professional geriatric care management through

education, collaboration, and leadership.

 

 

Family Caregiver Alliance

 

Supports needs of family caregivers giving them a public voice.

 

 

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)

 

A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization helping people 50+ have independence,

choice and control in ways that are beneficial to them and society as a whole.

 

 

LeadingAge

 

Offers a strong and distinct voice for our not-for-profit members as we strive to

expand the word of possibilities for aging.

 

 

American Seniors Housing Association

 

Provides leadership for the seniors housing industry on legislative and

regulatory matters, advances research, education and the exchange of

strategic business information, and promotes the merits of seniors housing.

 

 

National Alliance for Caregiving

 

Connects family caregivers to community resources and post regular updates

about your caregiving situation.

 

 

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

 

The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc. (NAELA) is a professional

association of over 4,200 attorneys who are dedicated to improving the quality

of legal services provided to seniors and people with special needs. NAELA

members assist their clients with public benefits, probate and estate planning,

guardianship/conservatorship, and health and long-term care planning, among

other important issues.

 

 

National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL)

 

The assisted living voice of the American Health Care Association (AHCA)

dedicated to serving the needs of the assisted living community through

national advocacy, education, networking, professional development, and

quality initiatives.

 

 

Life Care Funding Group Services

 

Financial Assistance for Senior Living Made Easy.

 

 

National Institute on Aging

 

At the forefront of the Nation's research activities 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 Pleural Mesothelioma Center

 

Offers free services and support for mesothelioma victims and their

family members.

 

 

National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification

 

An international organization dedicated to professional excellence through

therapeutic recreation specialists. NCTRC supports quality human services

and healthcare standards.

 

 

The National Certification Council for Activity Professionals (NCCAP)

 

One of the Certifying Bodies recognized by Federal law and incorporated

in many state regulations. NCCAP is the ONLY national organization that

exclusively certifies activity professionals who work with seniors.

 

 

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

 

The world’s leading provider of resources to serve the needs of HR

professionals and advance the professional practice of human resource

management.

 

 

Florida Assisted Living Association

 

FALA is the largest state association representing assisted living facilities and

adult family care homes.

 

 

Florida Department of Elder Affairs

 

The mission of the Elder Housing Unit is to provide information and technical

assistance to elders and community leaders about affordable housing and

assisted living choices, so that everyone can age in place with dignity.

 

 

Florida Long-Term Care Ombudsman

 

The mission of the Florida Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program is to improve

the quality of life for all Florida long-term care residents by advocating for and

protecting their health, safety, welfare and rights.

 

 

Florida Agency for Healthcare Administration

 

 

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

 

Assures safe and healthful working conditions for working men and women by

setting and enforcing standards and by providing training, outreach, education

and assistance.

 

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