Home Equity Conversion Mortgages
A Home Equity Conversion Mortgage allows a person to sell their existing home and purchase another home for a portion of the purchase price and keep the other portion in the bank. There are options when it comes to Home Equity Mortgages and Reverse Mortgages, that provide options for those of us who are 62+. Melinda with Mutual or Omaha is a good no pressure source of information.
Seniors & the Law
This is a link to A Guide For Maturing Texans posted by Texas Young Lawyers Association, as an added connection for the aid in assisting our Senior Citizens .
Seniors Real Estate Specialists
SRES® designees bring a unique approach to each transaction and interaction with clients. They not only offer a deep knowledge of real estate and the local and economic issues shaping market trends, but they're also educated on issues of particular concern to aged 50+ clients.
Common Senior Living Terms
Becoming a Senior and working with our Senior Parents a whole new set of terms and acronyms come into play, hopefully this link by LivingSenior will help.
Seniors for Living
Seniors for Living is a link to:
Retirement, Assisted and Independent Living
Home, Continuing and Alzheimer's Care
Senior Specialized Services
For Seniors in need of a little assistance with: Meal Preparation, Laundry, Errand, Personal Care, Companionship and Organizational Services.
Senior Homecare - Living Assistance
Visiting Angels is the nation's leading, nationally respected network of non-medical, private duty home care agencies providing senior care, elder care, personal care, respite care and companion care to help the elderly and adults continue to live in their homes across America.
Senior Care and Rehabilitation Resource
Senior Care Centers provides: Skilled Nursing Care, Long-term Care, Alzheimer's Care, Assisted Living, and Independent Living with a personal touch. Our focus is on providing the highest standards of care in a compassionate, respectful and enjoyable environment. Quality of life is as important to Senior Care Centers as quality of care.
Working Care Giver Information
WorkingCaregiver.com delivers resources to help families with parent care decisions. The challenge helping families is finding and locating quality senior service providers in local areas.
In Home Care Services
Senior Home Care Services
Everyone shares similar concerns about health care for our parents, grandparents and loved ones as they reach retirement age and beyond. Perhaps your mother gets confused and can't keep her doctor appointments and medications straight. Or your dad seems depressed and doesn't enjoy fishing anymore. Maybe your grandmother suffering from Alzheimer's needs regular attention while you're at work. That's when Home Instead Senior Care can come into the home and be the caregiver for you.
Austin Skilled Nursing Homes
Here are the 42 options for Skilled Nursing Homes located around the geographical center of Austin. Use our advance search to see every possible senior care option in your neighborhood.
A Place For Mom
A place for mom or dad is a free referral service helping families find nursing homes, assisted living, Alzheimer's care, retirement communities, home care, and other senior care options. Our experienced Eldercare Advisors have assisted thousands of families with the difficult task of selecting senior care.
Moving Elders Specializes in managing the move process for senior citizens and their cherished possessions, when downsizing to a smaller home or retirement community and assistance is necessary. Moving Elders can help with all or part of the process., helping you downsize and manage your move. We are members of The National Association of Senior Move Managers (NASMM) and are insured and bonded.
Estate Mates Austin
Estate Mates, LLC provides estate sale services for clients in the Austin Area who need to downsize or liquidate an estate. We organize, price, and display the items attractively and conduct the sale on Saturday and Sunday. After the sale, the client has a choice on how to handle the leftovers.
Spectrum Home Services
We provide superior services to seniors and injured or disabled individuals. This improves your peace of mind and allows you to keep living safely in your home for as long as possible. Whether it is cleaning, running errands or help with a bath, our company developed out of a desire to provide seniors with outstanding care and the companionship they need to stay comfortable and connected.
Living Senior, LivingSenior.com
Living Senior provides an array of Senior related: Services, Articles along with Care Providers and Senior Resources, easily accessed on-line.
The Scooter Store
The Scooter Store Freedom Program - Is a unique process dedicated to helping you regain regain mobility by working with your doctor to identify your mobility needs, coordinating with your Medicare or insurance benefits to determine the best mobility solution.
Lifeline Medical Alert
Philips Lifeline for peace of mind you can count on
Falls and medication errors are the two biggest threats to independent living. That's why Philips Lifeline provides the #1 Medical Alert Service and Medication Dispensing Service to offer you something else: peace of mind.
Adult Abuse Protection
Protecting Vulnerable Adults from Abuse, Neglect, Financial Exploitation, or Isolation is Everyone’s Business.
Safety for Elder Texans
For the latest in formation relating to Safety for Seniors, from the Office of the (Texas) Attorney General, open this link and click on the "Senior Alerts" tab.
Legal Hotline for Elder Texans
Texas Legal Services Center (TLSC) is a non-profit legal office which provides assistance and training to poverty law advocates and their clients in the areas of litigation support, education and communication.
Department of Aging and Disabiltiy Services
The Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) was created to administer long-term services and supports for people who are aging and who have cognitive and physical disabilities. DADS also licenses and regulates providers of these services, and administers the state’s guardianship program.
VA provides a wide range of benefits including, Disability, Education and Training, Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment, Home Loan Guaranty, Dependant and Survivor Benefits, Medical Treatment, Life Insurance and Burial Benefits.
Veterans Assistance Foundation
The Veterans Assistance Foundation (VAF) is a 501 (c)(3), nonprofit, tax exempt corporation. It was established January 1994 to operate transitional housing programs for military veterans who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.
Since the days of the Republic, Texas has always supported her veterans in return for their military service. In the early days, it was in the form of land given by the state for military service in the Texas Revolution. In 1946, this tradition was formally recognized with the creation of the Texas Veterans Land Board (VLB) to administer benefits exclusively for Texas veterans. Since then, more than 200,000 VLB loans have been funded for Texas veterans.