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Professional Collection
Provides a custom selection of many full-text journals for professional educators covering teaching the humanities, social sciences, science and technology, as well as child development, substance abuse, health, learning disabilites, teaching literature, education law and sports training. more info.
Health & Wellness Resource Center
Research diseases, medical conditions, drugs, herbal remedies, and alternative medicine, health assessment tools. Spanish available. more info.
Alt HealthWatch
Full-text articles from journals, reports, pamphlets, and original research. Contents cover complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care. more info.
Research diseases, conditions, wellness issues, drugs, supplements, and treatments. Resources include videos, tutorials, illustrations, and a dictionary. From the National Library of Medicine. more info.
  Caring For Aging Parents 
The New Old Age Blog from NYTimes.com. Read about eldercare and other topics concerning those caring for their...more
Eldercare Partners 
Calendar of metro area caregiver support and education groups. Sortable by county.
National Women's Health Information Center 
Service of the Office on Women's Health in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Offers a wide...more
Savvy Senior Weekly 
New column every Monday covers variety of topics for older adults. Written by Jim Miller, Contributor to the N...more
Meals on Wheels 
Information on ordering meals and volunteering.
Affordable rental housing information for people living in the seven-county Twin Cities area and selected regi...more
Minnesota Homecare Association 
Resource to find and choose homecare services in Minnesota.
Family Caregiver Alliance 
Information and support for families and caregivers of individuals with chronic, disabling health conditions.
Vital Aging Network 
Resources that link people to opportunities for meaningful and productive activities.
Minnesota Kinship Caregivers Association 
Non-profit organization serving people caring for, or considering caring for, a relative's child through i...more
National Hispanic Council on Aging NHCOA 
Works to improve the lives of Hispanic older adults, their families, and caregivers.

Long Term Care Choices 
Step-by-step tool to help you decide what you need to live well and age well. Identifies community resources. ...more
Care Options Network 
Referral resource for senior care professionals in the Twin Cities area. Publishes the more
Metropolitan Area on Aging 
The designated area agency on aging for the seven county Twin Cites metro area.

Metro Mobility 
Door to door public transportation for people with disabilities.
Alzheimer's Association - Minnesota 
Programs and information for those diagnosed with or caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease. 24/7 Helplin...more
Caregivers' Resources 
Official information and services from the U.S. Government. Find help providing care, government benefits, leg...more
Provides objective information on assistive technology products and rehabilitation equipment available from do...more
MedlinePlus Medicare Page 
Excellent list of resources for caregivers.
Nursing Home Report Card 
Includes information about the 382 nursing homes in Minnesota that are certified to participate in the Medical...more
Administration for Community Living - Older Adults 
Provides links to resources to connect older persons, caregivers and professionals to federal, national and, a...more
MedlinePlus Caregivers Page 
Links to resources aimed to help caregivers.
Living At Home 
Volunteers and health professionals team up to help older neighbors stay in their homes.
Benefits CheckUp 
Get all the benefits you deserve. Complete online questionnaires to identify federal, state, local and private...more
Multiple resources for family caregivers. Includes culturally specific information for Spanish speakers and Hm...more
Medicare Resources for Caregivers 
Information on navigating through Medicare, health care services, links to partner organizations that assist c...more
Caregiver topics from Mayo Clinic 
Topics include aging parents, senior health, caring for the elderly, more
Minnesota Adult Day Care Services 
MADSA supports adult day programs that help keep people in their communities without social isolation while pr...more
Medicare Nursing Homes 
Identify and compare every nursing home that accepts Medicare and Medicaid, by state, city, and zip code.
Medicare Rights Center 
Largest independent source of health care information and assistance in the U.S. for people with Medicare. MRC...more
Senior Housing Options 
Select and search specific Minnesota areas for assisted living facilities, independent living, and subsidized ...more
Guide to Choosing a Nursing Home 
Information to help individuals, family members, caregivers, and those who assist them find and compare nursin...more
American Stroke Association 
Practical information and resources for taking care of yourself and your loved one.  Tips for daily livin...more
Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance 
Lists programs, services, employment & education tips, and informational resources, including support grou...more
Minnesota State Services for the Blind 
Tools, techniques, training and referrals to help senior citizens adapt to changes in their vision,&...more
Caring For The Caregiver 
Information, education and support for family and friends who are caregivers.  From the National Cancer I...more
Assisted Living Directory - Minnesota 
Resource for locating Assisted Living, Alzheimer's, Senior and Long-Term Care options in al...more
National Stroke Association 
The National Stroke Association reaches out to people who want to learn more about stroke, have survived a str...more
Staying Healthy as a Senior 
Learn how to stay healthy by eating nutritious foods, exercising, and getting regular medical check-ups.
USA.gov Senior Citizens' Resources 
Official information and services from the U.S. government. Includes caregivers' resources, consumer protectio...more
Nursing Home Compare 
Detailed information about every Medicare and Medicaid certified nursing home in the country. Also available i...more
Cuidando al Cuidador (Caring For The Caregiver) 

En español

Minnesota Health Care Directive 
From the Minnesota Board on Aging.
Life Stages and Populations 
Minnesota Department of Health.
UCare Skyway Senior Center  
Provides a safe, accessible, and friendly place for people age 50 and over to socialize,&n...more
Breaking Free 
Minnesota-based non-profit organization dedicated to helping women and girls escape sex trafficking, sexual ex...more
Minnesota Braille and Talking Book Library 
Provides free direct services to eligible Minnesotans who are legally blind or visually impaired, physically d...more
National Hispanic Council on Aging E-Learning Cultural Competence Course 
Web-based tool to increase the cultural and linguistic competence for healthcare providers to Latino...more
Caregiver Resource Center  
Designed specifically for caregivers. Provides links to local caregiver resources and Facebook community ...more
Food Resources For Seniors 
Second Harvest Heartland offers assistance to older Americans in need of resources that help provide nutr...more
Hearing Aids 
Source of excellent information about hearing aids.

AARP Caregiving Resource Center 
Broad selection of caregiving...more
Dementia and Driving Resource Center 
 24/7 Helpline: 1-800-272-3900.  Watch videos portraying how four families deal with different is...more
Helps adults with vision loss continue to live full and independent lives by providing timely information, ste...more
Twin Cities Senior Housing Guide 
Offers information on resources and services that can help you remain in your home or research future housing ...more
Own Your Future 
Provides basic information for creating your own personal plan for long-term care. Thinking ahead and planning...more
Minnesota Parents Know 
Research-based resource on children from birth through grade 12, health websites and parenting information. In...more

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