Resources

Medicare.gov
The Official U.S. Government Site for People with Medicare

Medicare.gov - Nursing HomeCompare
Detailed information about every Medicare and Medicaid-certified nursing home in the country. Before you get started, you or your family member may have other long-term care choices like community-based services, home care, or assisted living depending on your needs and resources.

Aging Parents and Elder Care
Caring for an aging parent, elderly spouse, domestic partner or close friend presents difficult challenges – especially when a crisis hits and you are suddenly faced with the responsibilities of elder care. Perhaps your aging mother has fallen, is hospitalized with a broken hip and needs to go to a rehab facility or nursing home to recover.

Ohio Assisted Living Association
The Ohio Assisted Living Association (OALA) represents the largest number of assisted living communities of any organization in the state. Representing 330 Ohio communities, we are a strong voice on all issues affecting assisted living. Our mission is to promote the continued growth of quality assisted living in Ohio, and to ensure its place as an integral part of the long-term care continuum.

Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging
The Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging provides in-home services, resources and education to support older adult independence, choice and dignity.

Franklin County Office on Aging
The Franklin County Office on Aging is primarily responsible for planning and coordinating services and programs that assist older citizens in the maintenance of independent living.

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
Not sure which Medicare plans and options are right for you or a loved one? AARP is here to help connect you to the resources that may make it easier for you to decide what’s right for you.

Social Security Administration
Social Security has provided financial protection for our nation's people for over 80 years.

Veterans Administration
If you qualify for VA health care, you’ll receive coverage for the services you need to help you get—and stay—healthy.