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I’ve included an extensive resource list at the end of “When the Time Comes.”  But let me pass along here just a few of the publications, organizations and websites that I’ve found helpful.

For general information on caregiving:
AARP
888-OUR-AARP
In Spanish: 1-877-342-2277
www.aarp.org/caregiving

Family Caregiver Alliance
800-445-8106
www.caregiver.org

Strength for Caring
www.strengthforcaring.com

The Eldercare Locator (from the U.S. Administration on Aging)
800-677-1116
www.eldercare.gov

Caregiver Action Network
301-942-6430
caregiveraction.org

For services at home:
Meals on Wheels Association of America
888-998-6325
www.mowaa.org

National Adult Day Services Association
877-745-1440
www.nadsa.org

For information about senior facilities and residences:
Center for Excellence in Assisted Living
703-533-8121
www.theceal.org

The National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care
202-332-2275
www.theconsumervoice.org/

Leading Age
202-783-2242
www.leadingage.org

To find professionals:
National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers
520-881-8008
www.caremanager.org

National Senior Citizens Law Center
202-289-6976
www.nsclc.org

For information on hospice and end of life care:
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
703-837–1500
877-658-8898 (Spanish)
www.nhpco.org

  When the Time Comes -Paula Span