Elder Resources

The Directory of Elder Resources for Santa Cruz County by SEAGO (South East Arizona Government Organization) is a great resource for locating help with social security or a safer place to live or other types of assistance. This directory lists agencies, centers and websites for elders and their caregivers in dealing with various issues.

http://seago.org/sites/default/files/SantaCruzElderResources%2012.6.13.pdf

Following are headings from the table of contents:

Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation, Adaptive Aids and Devices/Loan Closets, Alzheimer’s/Dementia, Area Agency on Aging, Assisted Living, Behavioral Health Services, Benefits (Social Security and Veterans), Caregiving/Case Management, Credit Problems, Dental, Diabetes, Discounts/Refunds, Food,  Funeral Homes/Grief Support, Guardian and Conservator Services, Hearing, Home Health, Hospice, Hospital, Housing, Information and Assistance, In-Home Supportive Services, Legal Services, Medical Insurance, Medical Services, Medications, Mental Health Services, Nursing Home, Police and Emergency Numbers, Scams, Consumer, and Fraud Issues, Senior Center/Nutrition Sites, Transportation, Veterans, Vision, Volunteer Opportunities.