Resource Links

Adult Day Care Information
Find information on adult day care centers, plus a directory of centers across the nation.
http://www.adultdaycare.org/

California Collaborative Resources
Find over 35 organizations involved in improving the lives of older adults and people with disabilities in the State of California.
http://www.ccltss.org/about/members/

California Health & Human Services Agency: Olmstead Advisory Committee
In 2005, California established the Olmstead Advisory Committee to ensure the involvement of people with disabilities and other system stakeholders in making recommendations on actions to improve California’s long term care system.  The committee​​ represent consumers, family members, providers and advocates.
http://www.chhs.ca.gov/Pages/OlmsteadAdvisoryCommittee.aspx

California State Senate Select Committee on Aging and Long-Term Care
Find information on the newly created Senate Select Committee on Aging and Long-Term Care
http://senate.ca.gov/agingandlongtermcare

National Long-Term Care Ombudsman Resource Center
The center provides support, technical assistance and training to the 53 State Long-Term Care Ombudsman Programs and their statewide networks of almost 600 regional (local) programs. Find recent news, directory of topics and issues associated with the center, and a library of reports.
http://www.ltcombudsman.org/

Nursing Home Abuse Center
According to the National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA), approximately 1 in 10 Americans aged 60+ have experienced some form of elder abuse. It is estimated that upwards of 10 million seniors are abused each year.
https://www.nursinghomeabusecenter.com/

US Dept. of Health & Human Services: Long Term Care Information
Find services, get information on costs of care in your state, resource links, and links to the state Medicaid program.  There are facts and other information on why its important to save for long-term care.
http://longtermcare.gov/

US Senate Special Committee on Aging
Established in 1961, the special committee studies issues, conducts oversight of programs, and investigates reports of fraud and waste.  Throughout its existence, the Special Committee on Aging has served as a focal point in the Senate for discussion and debate on matters relating to older Americans.
http://www.aging.senate.gov/