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Housing Resource Desk Guide
for Hunterdon County Social Service Providers

The Housing Resource Desk Guide was prepared, for the purpose of aiding social service providers who work with low-income families and individuals in their search for affordable housing.

PREPARED BY:
Family Promise of Hunterdon County

and the
Hunterdon County Department of Human Services

Hunterdon County Meals on Wheels

SITES OF INTEREST

AliMed - AliMed is a leading provider of medical, healthcare and ergonomic products serving all segments of the healthcare market including hospitals and clinics, nursing homes and long-term care facilities, private medical practices, therapists, and more.

Alzheimer's and Dementia Legal Planning - A Comprehensive Guide for Patients and their Families

Assisted Living Directory - Assisted Living Directory strives to be the model of honesty and transparency in the assisted living and senior care industry by providing accurate and highly trustworthy facility information, caregiver support, and in-depth, original content, videos, and interviews.

assistedliving.com - Get free expert guidance on choosing the right senior housing from a local Senior Living Advisor. Our compassionate advisors will work with you to understand your loved one’s needs and help you find the best assisted living options for your unique needs and budget.

Assisted Living Facilities - Making the Move

Benefits Checkup - Quickly find benefit programs that could help you pay for medications, health care, food, and more.

Care Compare - Find a Care Advisor near you to answer questions and help you find the best care for your loved one.

Drug Watch: Drug Watch helps people who were injured by dangerous drugs and medical advises.

Other helpful topics from Drug Watch:

  • Senior Health - Thanks to modern medicine, seniors are living longer. But with old age comes additional concerns about health and well-being. The key is making sure the extra years are as healthy, fruitful and enjoyable as possible.
  • Type 2 Diabetes Information - Patients with Type 2 diabetes have excess sugar in their blood, which can cause a number of complications, including nerve and kidney damage. The disease is usually treated with medication, but some come with serious side effects.
  • Common Antibiotic Information - basic information regarding Cipro, Levaquin and Avelox.

Federal Trade Commission - Consumer Information - SCAM ALERTS

Financial Resources for Seniors and Boomers

Health Finder - Get information to help you and your loved ones stay healthy.

HUNTERDON COUNTY OFFICES AND SERVICES:

Meals on Wheels in Hunterdon, Inc. - call 908-284-0735. The objective of each Meals on Wheels in Hunterdon, Inc. nutrition program is to assist the elderly and disabled of Hunterdon County, NJ avoid unwanted institutionalization by making it possible for them to live at home in comfort, safety and dignity.

Medicaid Official Medicaid Benefits Web Site.

Medicare Official Medicare Web Site.

Mesothelioma Hospice Care Hospice care may be a consideration for mesothelioma patients and families because of the short life expectancy of the disease. Hospice can be a compassionate option for end-of-life care.

Moving Tips, Tricks and Secrets for Seniors

National Association for Area Agencies on Aging - The National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a) is a 501c(3) membership association representing America’s national network of 622 Area Agencies on Aging (AAAs) and providing a voice in the nation’s capital for the 256 Title VI Native American aging programs.

NJ Division of Consumer Affairs FRAUD ALERTS

NJ Helps (www.njhelps.org) is a free service offered by the New Jersey Department of Human Services Division of Welfare Services. It is an easy way for you to prescreen for several welfare programs that are available to help you and your family. NJHelps is private. They do not ask who you are and do not share your information with anyone. NJHelps will tell you where to go for help and what to bring with you when you visit your County's Division of Social Services. Just answer some simple questions and they will assist you.

Planning for the Future for Special Needs Seniors

Preparing for Your Senior Years - a Road Map for Boomers

Senior Living - Guide to Senior Living and Retirement - A comprehensive guide to Senior living and retirement.

Senior Health Resources

Social Security Administration - Official Social Security Administration Web Site.

Third Age - Healthy Living for Women and their Families.

Veterans Service Alliance for Senior Veterans

 

 

 

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