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IMPORTANT INFORMATION 

Alzheimer's Association - www.alz.org 800-272-3900: Information and support for people with Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers. Operates a 24/7 helpline and care navigator tools. 

Alzheimers.gov - www.alzheimers.gov: The government's free information resource about Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. 

ARCH Respite Network - www.archrespite.org: Find programs and services that allow caregivers to get a break from caring for a loved one.

Eldercare Locator - www.eldercare.gov - 800-677-1116: Connects caregivers to local services and resources for older adults and adults with disabilities across the United States. 

Family Caregiver Alliance - www.caregiver.org - 800-445-8106: Information, education and services for family caregivers, including the Family Care Navigator, a state-by-state list of services and assistance. 

Medicare - www.medicare.gov/caregivers 800-Medicare: Provides information about the parts of Medicare, what's new and how to find Medicare plans, facilities or providers. 

National Alliance for Caregiving - www.caregiving.org: A coalition of national organizations focused on family caregiving issues. 

National Family Caregivers Association- www.caregiveraction.org: Information and education for family caregivers; includes the Caregiver Community Action Network, a volunteer support network in over 40 states. 

Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) - www.DADS.STATE.TX.US - 800-252-9240; Harris County 713 - 692-1635. 

The National Clearinghouse for Long-term Care Information  www.longtermcare.gov: Information and tools to plan for future long-term care needs. 

Social Security Administration - www.socialsecurity.gov 800-772-1213: Information on retirement and disability benefits, including how to sign up. 

State Health Insurance Assistance Program - www.shiptalk.org:  A program that offers one-on-one insurance counseling and assistance to people with Medicare and their families. 

Take Time Texas -  www.taketimetexas.org - 512-438-5555 

Veterans Administration - www.caregiver.va.gov - 855-260-3274: Support and services for families caring for veterans; maintains a caregiver support line. 

New LifeStyles - www.NewLifeStyles.com – 800-869-9549

The Source for Senior Living; request free directory online or by phone.