View the Fairfax County 2002 Long-Term Care Strategic plan, Toward a Lifetime of Independence http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/hd/ltccc/ltctask01.htm
Physician's Information Notepad - "Memory Loss...Now What"- This project was funded, in part, through a LifeCircle Alliances' Haywood Incentive Fund grant. The notepad was the result of the work of the Senior Services Committee of the Fairfax County Long Term Care Coordinating Council.
Home Instead Senior Care Network's Senior Emergency Kit is free and available to download at www.caregiverstress.com
The Administration on Aging (aoa.gov) has Emergency Readiness Lists and publications for older adults and caregivers. The federal agency advises updating records every two to three months.
Aging in the American Suburbs: A Changing Population
By, Stephen M. Golant, PhD
The face of the American suburbs is gradually changing. Is the suburban infrastructure capable of supporting the aging population?