Your local Area Agency on Aging will put you into contact with the programs and services in your area. This Locator Tool allows you to select your county from the drop-down menu to find contact information for the Area Agency on Aging serving your local area.
The resources listed are designed to support work being undertaken within dementia friendly community initiatives by all sectors and individuals and come from a wide variety of sources.
Sectors represented: Airports, Arts and Cultural Activities, Businesses, Clinical Tools, Disaster Planning, Environment, Faith Communities, First Responders, Health Care and Hospitals, Housing, Transportation and Youth/University Partners.
Dementia Society of America® (DSA) is the nation’s leading volunteer-driven all-Dementias awareness organization. DSA provides an information hotline (1-800-DEMENTIA), many online resources, and an easy-to-use, web-based locator, which can help families and individuals find valuable support near to them.
Additional resources and programs include: Aware and Share Cards to use when in the community, The Big Umbrella: A guide to make available to patrons, and Operation KeepSafe. DSA offers no-cost / low-cost, basic medical ID kits to anyone living with Minor Cognitive Impairment or Dementia and their carers throughout the US/Canada, regardless of their ability to pay.
Welcome to NIA's publications ordering site! Here you can order and download free publications about healthy aging and age-related diseases and conditions, including Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.
The Pennsylvania Department of Aging works to ensure that older adults across Pennsylvania have access to quality services and supports that help them age and live well.
The department provides a wide array of services and programs intended to help older Pennsylvanians live and thrive in their homes and communities for as long as possible. These services include home-delivered and congregate meals, caregiver support, health and wellness services, personal assistance, senior community centers, Medicare enrollment counseling, transportation, job training, elder abuse prevention, PACE prescription assistance and more.
The PA Link to Aging and Disability Resources is PA's effort designed to help persons with disabilities and seniors find information that will connect them to supports and services in their community. There is no charge for information and assistance provided by any PA Link or PA Link partner agency.
Call the PA Link to Aging and Disability Resource Center Toll-Free Helpline: 1-800-753-8827
As a Purple Table reservation restaurant, you are providing customers who are living with Dementia (Alzheimer’s Disease), Autism, PTSD, a hearing or vision impairment, or other physical or cognitive condition that would benefit from additional accommodations when dining out. The Purple Table reservation flag is designed to integrate with your existing reservation software, and Purple Table training documents will help you get started.