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Hospice Foundation of America

Provides information about end-of-life care. Its website includes a Locate a Hospice search which allows the user to search for hospice and palliative care programs, and a Caregiver's Corner that offers publications and tips on caregiving for persons near the end-of-life.

Easter Seals

Assists children and adults with disabilities and their families by providing adult day services, including medical and social services.

Comfort Zone

Comfort Zone provides GPS location updates using a portable cellular device. Family members can monitor a person's location using a graphical web-based mapping program. Families can also decide on the level of monitoring needed, such as verifying location from a computer; receiving alerts when the person has traveled in or out of a zone; or just emergency assistance if there is a wandering incident.

Catholic Charities

Provides social services to individuals in need, including family support, respite care and home care services.

CancerCare

Provides support services for anyone affected by cancer including limited financial assistance grants for:
- Transportation
- Child care
- Home care

Association of Jewish Family and Children's Agencies (AJFCA)

An online directory of AJFCS member agencies throughout the country. Services include:
- Care management
- Chore services
- Adult day services
- Kosher meals on wheels
- Respite care

AssistiveTech.net

Government-sponsored website with a directory of assistive devices and other products, which includes information about cost and vendors.

Alzheimer's Association

Provides reliable information, care consultation and supportive services for dementia caregivers through state and local chapters. The website also includes an interactive tool, CareFinder, which helps families to:
- Recognize dementia care
- Plan and pay for care
- Communicate with care providers
- Find local support and resources

Able Project.org

A nonprofit organization with an online directory that allows people to research, compare, locate and obtain mobility and assistive products, such as wheelchairs, canes, walkers, bars and rails.

ABLEDATA

Provides information on assistive technology and rehabilitation equipment, including how to find and purchase it. Also offers an online forum for consumers, caregivers and others to submit and read reviews of products and classified ads of equipment for sale.

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