Table: Care For The Elderly: Resources
ELDERCARE LOCATOR Sponsored by the National Association of Area (800 677-1116) Agencies on Aging, this information line will direct you to services in your parents' area. NATIONAL ASSOCIATION These private-care managers may perform a OF PROFESSIONAL range of services for the elderly, from arranging GERIATRIC CARE placement in a nursing home to helping balance MANAGERS a checkbook. Their national trade group will (602 881-8008) provide you with names. NATIONAL ACADEMY OF This lawyer's association offers free materials ELDER LAW ATTORNEYS on how to choose an estate planner or elder (602 881-4005) law attorney. NATIONAL ORGANIZATION Finds professionals to take over the burden OF CLAIMS ASSISTANCE of health-insurance paperwork. One firm, PROFESSIONALS Claims Security of America (800 400-4066), (708 963-3500) offers free brochures on the service.
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