Links

Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs:
www.mass.gov/elders

Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission:
http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/gov/departments/mrc/

Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission Guide to Medical Equipment Recycling in Massachusetts:  DME Resource Guide - April 2016; REQ GAS flyer

Massachusetts Senior Legal Helpline.  Over 60 and in need of legal help?  Free legal information and referral services to Massachusetts residents 60 and over, Monday through Friday 9:00 AM - Noon.  More information:  MA Legal Svs Helpline Brochure.

DrugWatch educates seniors on healthy aging, medication and device complications, nursing homes and assisted living facilities: www.drugwatch.com/seniors/

The Community Transportation Center of America:
http://web1.ctaa.org/webmodules/webarticles/anmviewer.asp?a=23&z=2

National Council on Independent Living:
www.ncil.org

A Guide for Adapting a Home for Disability Accessibility: https://www.moneygeek.com/mortgage/resources/home-modification-for-disability/

Information on treatment and addiction in major regions within  New England: http://clinicalservicesri.com/new-england-treatment/

Social Security Guide - Disability Benefits
 https://www.moneysavingpro.com/blog/ultimate-guide-to-social-security-disability-benefits/

Help for individuals diagnosed with asbestos-related illnesses
http://www.mesotheliomaguide.com/mesothelioma/

The LINK Falls Prevention Sub-Committee focuses on strategies for falls prevention, which can be a major threat to individuals who are 65 and older.  Below are suggested resources:

Falls Interaction Studies that include Education ... read more at Fall Interaction Studies incl Education

Stopping Elderly Accidents, Deaths, & Injuries (STEADI) ... read more at Falls are a Major Threat for Patients

ADRCGNS, Inc. Staff


Teresa Gove Arnold, Executive Officer
tarnold@northshorelink.org

Patricia M Cox, Community Relations & Events
pcox@northshorelink.org