Here is a list of helpful senior resources with links to their websites.
SENIOR RESOURCES AND LINKS
ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES
It provides information on elderly abuse, what to look for, and how to report it.
Information provided on Alzheimer’s disease/dementia and support groups.
Annuities can be purchased as another financial option to cover costs during retirement.
ARCH NATIONAL RESPITE NETWORK AND RESOURCE CENTER AND NATIONAL RESPITE LOCATOR
A network created to help caregivers and professionals locate respite services.
COMMUNITY CARE LICENSING IN CALIFORNIA
CCLD provides licensing information on all assisted living, board and care facilities, hospitals, and skilled nursing facilities.
FINANCIAL INDUSTRY REGULATORY AUTHORITY
Not-for-profit organization authorized by Congress to protect America’s investors by making sure the broker-dealer industry operates fairly and honestly.
INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE
Information on federal income taxes, exemptions, deductions, estate tax, federal gift tax exclusion, required minimum taxes (RMD’s) on IRA’s and retirement accounts.
IRS TAXPAYER ADVOCATE SERVICE
Assistance on tax preparation, filing federal taxes, taxpayer rights, etc.
MEALS ON WHEELS SAN DIEGO
Inexpensive meals delivered to low income and disabled seniors living at home.
NATIONAL ACADEMY OF ELDER LAW ATTORNEYS
NAELA provides elder law and special needs information and online services to find an eldercare attorney.
NATIONAL ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES ASSOCIATION
NAPSA responds to the needs of elders and adults with disabilities who are the victims of abuse, neglect, or exploitation, and to prevent such abuse whenever possible.
NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR AGING CARE
Provides information on independent senior living and aging well.
MEDI-CAL ENROLLMENT IN CALIFORNIA
Health insurance plan eligibility requirements for low income people, including seniors, in California.
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AREA AGENCIES ON AGING
NAAAA provides education on aging and resources for seniors.
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HEALTHCARE ADVOCACY CONSULTANTS
NAHAC educates consumers and healthcare professionals on research and current trends in patient-centered navigation, advocacy and decision-making support.
NATIONAL CENTER FOR CREATIVE AGING
Quality of life improves through “creative aging” and increased social contact.
NATIONAL COUNCIL ON AGING
Help seniors aged 60+ meet the challenges of aging. They partner with nonprofit organizations, government, and business to provide innovative community programs and services, online help, and advocacy.
NATIONAL ELDER LAW FOUNDATION
National organization certifying practitioners of elder and special needs law.
OFFICE FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME
Provide aid and promote justice for crime victims.
A source of income based on home equity. Must qualify for to help finance care needs and pay bills.
SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION
Go to source to determine Social Security eligibility and earnings, Medicare Enrollment qualifications, Supplemental Security Income, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) or CalFresh benefits.
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Protects the health of all Americans and provides essential human services, especially for those least able to help themselves.
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
Information is provided regarding veteran benefits and eligibility. This will be helpful for those needing resources to finance immediate and long-term care needs.
AREAS WE SERVE
We currently provide senior placement services for residents to the following areas in San Diego County: Scripps Ranch, Poway, Rancho Bernardo, Rancho Penasquitos, 4S Ranch, Escondido, Fallbrook, San Marcos, Vista, Oceanside, Carlsbad, Encinitas, Solana Beach, Cardiff, Del Mar, Carmel Valley and University City. On occasion, we may be able to help you find a new senior community in other areas of San Diego County as well.
PHONE: 858-395-3333 FAX: 858-724-3348
Contact Next Step Senior Care Placement today for a free consultation on how we can guide you in taking your "next step" to find the perfect senior living solution for you or a loved one's needs!