Make It Better Guide to Senior Resources

Looking for answers to your questions about senior living or senior care? Here’s a comprehensive guide to articles, local and national websites and recommended reading:


Make It Better articles:

Why Long-Term Insurance Is Hot

Stopping the Brain Drain

Dementia Detection

Aging Grace Allows Seniors to Remain Independent

10 Hilarious Reminders That Our Parents Are Still OK

Local Organizations:

Presbyterian Homes Senior Care Answer Team

North Shore Senior Center

National Organizations:

Department of Health and Human Services, Administration on Aging

National Institute on Aging

National Council on Aging

Internet Resources:

Senior Citizen’s Resources

Books & Publications:

How to Care for Aging Parents (Morris, How to Care for Aging)
by Virginia Morris and Robert M. Butler (Workman Publishing, 2004)




You and Your Aging Parent: A Family Guide to Emotional, Social, Health, and Financial Problems by Barbara Silverstone and Helen Kandel Hyman (Oxford University Press, 2008)




The Complete Eldercare Planner, Second Edition: Where to Start, Which Questions to Ask, and How to Find Help by Joy Loverde (Three Rivers Press, 2000)