Care resources

State of Connecticut Department of Social Services

 The Department of Social Services (DSS) provides a broad range of services to the elderly, persons with disabilities, families, and individuals who need assistance in maintaining or achieving their full potential for self-direction, self-reliance and independent living.  It administers over 90 legislatively authorized programs and one-third of the state budget.



The Eldercare Locator, a public service of the Administration on Aging, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is a nationwide service that connects older Americans and their caregivers with information on senior services.


The official U.S. government site for people with Medicare



A nonprofit membership organization dedicated to addressing the needs and interests of persons 50 and older. This website includes a section titled "Internet Resources on Aging" that includes links to several home modification and universal design websites.


Where the Heart Is: How to Pay for Home Modifications

 This helpful article explains how to find funds for home modifications by using grants, loans, dedications, mortgages, insurance policies, and local home repair and modification resources.



This website is the federal government's portal to reliable health information online, it has extensive features that offer health news, online checkup and many more.


The National Council on the Aging (NCOA)

A private, nonprofit association committed to promoting the dignity, self-determination, well-being, and contributions of older persons and to enhancing the field of aging through leadership and service, education, and advocacy.