Health Care


Information on the federal health care program that provides medical assistance to elderly individuals over the age of 65, individuals with certain disabilities, and other qualified individuals.


Medicare is an entitlement program funded entirely at the federal level. It is a social insurance focusing primarily on the older population and varies on a state-state basis.

Selecting a Doctor

Resources to help select a doctor who is knowledgeable and responsive to the needs of an elderly patient.


Understand the medications you or your loved one is taking, how medications interact with each other, and which medications are available for certain ailments.

Healthy Aging and Alternative Medicine

Resources to help understand the physical and mental changes of the elder generation, and resources to ensure individuals are living healthy lives as they age. Alternative medicine includes information on how elderly individuals can benefit from non-traditional methods of medicine.

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