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Senior Care Issues Families Face
The issues outlined below impact the lives of seniors every day and are just a few of the reasons that families look to Home Instead Senior Care to meet their home care needs

Meals on Wheels
Citymeals-on-Wheels provides home-delivered meals to New York’s homebound elderly.  Read more


MTA New York City Transit administers Access-A-Ride (AAR), the paratransit service for New York City.  Read more


Healthcare Proxy
The New York Health Care Proxy Law allows you to appoint someone you trust — for example, a family member or close friend – to make health care decisions for you.  Read more

New York State Office for the Aging
Governor’s Advisory Committee/ Aging Services Advisory Committee.
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Gem wheelchair and scooter services
For home mobility , wheelchair and scooter rental.
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Power of Attorney
Form to grant durable power of attorney to a loved one.

Selecting a Nursing Home in New York City
Information on how to select a nursing home in NYC from The Division of Quality and Surveillance for Nursing Homes and ICFs/MR in the New York State Department of Health.

Music & Memory
Help Spread the Music—and Give New Life to Someone You Love
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National Resources for seniors

Alzheimer's Association
The Alzheimer’s Association, New York City Chapter sponsors support groups for caregivers and people in the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease at many locations and at no charge.  Read more

AARP Health
Health care information and resources for seniors from the AARP.  Read more


The American society of aging(ASA)
Enhancing the skills and knowledge of those working with older adults and their families. Events, training.  Read more



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.  Read more

Eye Care America
Seniors EyeCare Program The Seniors EyeCare Program ensures that every senior has access to medical eye care.  Read more

assistedliving logo.pngAssisted Living Benefits for VeteransTeam of medical professionals created a comprehensive guide specifically for veterans living with disabilities to learn and understand their assisted living options. Read More.


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