Resources

Trusted Local Partners in Home Health Care Services

We work with many local partners to provide referrals as needed. Below are some of the resources with whom we work.

AARP
American Association of Retired Persons provides resources and advice on finances, travel, health, and technology. (888) 687-2277

ADEAR CENTER

ADEAR Center is a current, comprehensive, unbiased source of information about Alzheimer's Disease. The ADEAR Center is operated as a service of the National Institute on Aging.

Website: http://www.nia.nih.gov/alzheimers (800) 438-4380

AGING COMMISSION OF THE MID-SOUTH

2670 Union Ave #1000 in Memphis, TN 38112 (901) 222-4100

Adult Day Care, Adult Care/Sitter, Caregiver Information, Congregate Meals, Food Supplements, Health Promotion/Disease Prevention, Home Delivered Meals (HDM), Homemaker Services (HMK)

Individual Counseling, Legal Assistance, Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program, Medication Management, Nutritional Education, Nutritional Counseling, Personal Care Services (PCS), Personal Emergency Response (PERS), Pest Control, Senior Companion, Support Groups, Transportation

ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION

713 S. Mendenhall Rd in Memphis, TN 38117 (901) 565-0011

The Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY

1378 Union Ave in Memphis, TN 38104 (901)-278-2000

Your local American Cancer Society office is your source for the most relevant information to help guide you. Appointments are needed for all services to ensure we have the right people available to meet your needs.

AMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION

5583 Murray Avenue in Memphis, TN 38119 (901) 682-8232

To prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION

2170 Business Center Drive #1, Memphis, TN 38134 (901) 383-5400

Our mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. That single purpose drives all we do.

AMERIGROUP COMMUNITY CARE ( MCO )

22 Century Blvd. #220 in Nashville, TN 37214

Main# 800-600-4441 / Member Services: (800) 600-4441 (TennCare) / (866) 840-4991 (CHOICES) (800) 855-2880 (TTY) / (800) 878-3192 (TennCare Solutions)

BAPTIST MEMORY CARE CENTER

400 Market Boulevard, Suite 111 in Collierville, TN 38017 (901) 227-1234

The Baptist Memory Care Center can assist with a free screening for memory problems and in connecting our guests and their caregivers to the many available community resources and support. Their social workers will assist in identifying available resources such as home care, respite care, day care, driving safety, specialty physician's services, educational literature, community events, spiritual and emotional guidance and direction, acute care needs, and long-term care facilities.

EMERGENCY MOBILE HEALTH CARE, LLC ( EMHC )

Located at 6972 Appling Farms Pkwy #110 in Memphis, TN (866) 364-2911

LAKESIDE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SYSTEM

2911 Brunswick Rd in Memphis, TN 38133 (800) 232-5253 or (901) 377-4700

Brunswick Place at Lakeside is available 24 hours a day to assist senior adults and their families in dealing with the emotional and psychological problems that may arise in later years, such as:

Depression, Grief and Loss, Memory Loss, Anger, Isolation, Combative Behavior, Mood Disorders, Panic and Anxiety, Loss of Appetite, and/or Sleeplessness.

If your parent or aged loved one is experiencing emotional difficulties, it is important to find out if a serious problem exists. An accurate diagnosis is the key to effective treatment and can prevent years of needless suffering for elderly patients and their families.

MECA

6485 Poplar Ave in Germantown, TN 38138 (800) 393-7185 or (901) 767-3937

" EYE AND LASER CENTER "

MERITAN

4700 Poplar Ave in Memphis, TN 38117 (901) 766-0600

Job Retraining for Senior Citizens, Home Health, Foster Care, Intellectual & Development Disability Services such as Physical Therapy, Skilled Nursing, Community Based Day, Family Model Residential Services, Supported Living, Medical Residential Services, & Supported Employment.

MIFA

910 Vance Ave in Memphis, TN 38126 (901) 527-0208

Programs: Meals on wheels, Home improvement projects, Senior companions for low income,

Long-Term care, Transportation for low income seniors around the city, and families in crisis emergency services.

NATIONAL CENTER OF ELDER ABUSE

Site provides resources on elder abuse prevention, including information on reporting a suspected case of elder abuse. Website: http://www.ncea.aoa.gov
EPORT ELDER ABUSE in TN: (888) 277-8366

NATIONAL MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS SOCIETY

5341 Estate Office Drive #2, Memphis, TN 38119 (901) 755-4900

Nonprofit organization serving patients with Multiple Sclerosis in US by
supporting scientific research and promoting education.

PAGE ROBBINS ADULT DAY CENTER

1961 South Houston Levee Road in Collierville, TN 38017 (901) 854-1200

Every person wants to be productive and contributing, and we encourage our participants to be both. Days at Page Robbins are filled with activities designed to engage both the mind and body.

PHILIPS LIFELINE

Philips Lifeline remains the #1 medical alert service in the United States, having served over 7 million subscribers, and it continues to lead the industry in providing meaningful innovations like Lifeline with AutoAlert. (855) 214-1363

SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP)

(703) 305-2286 Site provides information on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, including eligibility and application information. Website: http://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/

THE BAILEY LAW FIRM

5100 Wheelis Dr. #215 in Memphis, TN 38117 (901) 843-2760 " Make it easy on your family. Plan Ahead. " Estate Planning: Wills, Living Trusts, Powers of Attorney, & Special Needs Trusts Probate:Will contests, Estate Administration, Trust Administration Elder Law: Medicaid Eligibility Strategies, Conservatorships, VA Benefits, & Qualified Income or " Miller" Trusts.

U.S. ADMINISTRATION ON AGING

Site contains a wide array of information on older persons and services for the elderly. Several resource rooms focusing on such topics as Alzheimer's Disease and caregiving are available. Website: http://www.aoa.gov (202) 619-0724

VETERANS ADMINISTRATION

Information on VA benefits and services.

Website: http://www.va.gov

Phone: 1-800-827-1000

VETERAN SUPPORT CENTER

6075 Poplar Ave, Suite 105 in Memphis, TN 38119 (877) 217-4369

With our help and the Aid & Attendance benefit, you could receive up to $25,020 per year to pay for your care.

A&A reimburses you for money spent on Assisted Living care, Nursing Home care and At-Home care.

A&A is for Wartime Veterans, their spouses, their widows, and their dependents who are over 65 years of age and require constant care.