Senior Planning

Checklists & Form Letters


Cemetery / Funerals / Memorial Planning

 

Groups & organizations:

  • American Association of Retired Persons - AARP
    Steve Melman, Consumer Rep.
  • group health insurance - 800-523-5800
  • auto insurance - 800-541-3717
  • home owner's insurance - 800-423-4114
  • pharmacy - 800-456-2277
  • Senior Consumer Alert - a free newsletter on sweepstakes.
    To order, send a postcard requesting stock no. D15554 to:
    AARP Fulfillment EE0752
    P.O. Box 22796, Long Beach, CA 90801-5796
    For free monthly "e-news" (on-line newsletter)

    Websites:

  • www.careguide.com to find senior resources (day care, senior centers, nursing homes)
  • www.score.org - Service Corps of Retired Executives / Info Line (S.C.O.R.E
  • www.caremanager.org (Natl. Assoc. of Prof. Geriatric Care Managers)
  • www.nahc.org (Nat'l Assoc for Home Care)
  • www.aahsa.org (American Assoc of Homes and Services for the Aging)
  • www.medicare.gov (Medicare Nursing Home Comparisons)
  • www.aoa.dhhs.gov (Administration on Aging, Long Term Care Ombudsman)
  • www.prepsmart.com (long term care insurance buyers advocate)

    Counseling services:

  • Health Insurance Counseling Assistance and Referral for the Elderly - 800-669- 8387 (H.I.C.A.R.E.)
    Answers questions about Medicare, Medicaid, Medigap, long term care & private insurance programs

  • Eldercare Locator Information and Referral Line - 800-677-1116

    Legal help:

  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys - 520-881-4005