Resource Library
  • Checklist For Family Caregivers: A Guide to Making It Manageable


  • Your Discharge Planning Checklist: For patients and their caregivers preparing to leave a hospital, nursing home, or other care setting 


  • Fall Prevention Conversation Guide For Caregivers


  • Medicare & You 2021: The Official U.S. Government Medicare Handbook


  • Advance Directives for Health Care: Planning Ahead for Important Health Care Decisions


  • Advance Directives: Making Your Wishes Known and Honored


  • National Council on Aging: BenefitsCheckUp                                                                                                             

Online form provides seniors information on their eligibility for programs that may help pay for medications, food, utilities, health care, housing, in-home services, transportation, and employment training.



Basics on retirement planning and pension benefits such as how Social Security works, retiring from the civil service, and managing a private pension.                                                                                                                                     



  • Retirement Benefits: Social Security Administration                                                                                                   

Allows users to apply for retirement benefits like Social Security and Medicare, return to a saved application, and check the application status. Provides a Social Security calculator that identifies spousal and retirement benefits.


  • Seniors & Medicare and Medicaid Enrollees                                                                                                                     

​Presents charts detailing what Medicaid covers for Medicare enrollees


  • State Health Insurance Assistance Programs (SHIP)                                                                                             

Administered by Medicare and run by the states, SHIP helps seniors cover their out-of-pocket Medicare costs. Allows users to search by state for information on Medicare Savings Programs and Part D Low Income Subsidies.