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Resources

There are many community resources in the Kansas City area and nationally.  Below are some helpful links to websites and publication.

Link for Care is a free online resource to search a variety of services in the greater Kansas City area. There are over 9 counties, 119 cities, and 50 transportation services with a total of over 1400 services listed.  

Shepherd’s Center Central partners with University of Kansas, Landon Center on Aging
to provide phone support for the website.

AGING IN COMMUNITY

When you make changes to your home, it’s smart to be proactive and think ahead about the features you, your friends and your loved ones will need in the coming years.
Project ElderCool is Bishop Sullivan Center’s annual effort to help our elderly and disabled neighbors find refuge from the summer’s deadly heat.
 

 CAREGIVER

A list of Kansas City area caregiver support groups that are open to the community.
This booklet is designed to give you an overview of the basic aspects and issues involved with caregiving. It is not an exhaustive report on the subject. Rather, it provides basic information about many important and universal aspects of caregiving.
Helen Emmott is a registered nurse, caregiver and author.  Her book, website and blog can be a great resource for any caregiver. 

 MEDICARE

Medicare Benefits Update 2014

Time to talk about Medicare – Medicare Maze-2014

Retirement, You and Medicare

Choosing the Supplemental Plan That Meets Your Needs

VETERAN RESOURCES

This website will keep you informed on all news concerning veterans.

Vets and Medicare: Who Pays First (booklet)

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