Resources for Older Adults and Caregivers
Cape Cod Councils on Aging
Below find a list of curated resources for older adults and caregivers.
A free online community where people living with Alzheimer’s, caregivers, family and friends can ask questions, get advice and find support.
24/7 Wandering Support for a Safe Return
The Alzheimer’s Association, in collaboration with MedicAlert® Foundation, provides membership plans with 24/7 Wandering Support
24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900 | Dial 711 to connect with TRS operator
Through this free service, specialists and master’s-level clinicians offer confidential support and information to people living with the disease, caregivers, families and the public.
101 Things to do with a person with Alzheimer's and Dementia Disease
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Tips for Dementia Caregivers
Help for caregivers of individuals living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.
File of Life/COVID Emergency
Your latest medical information in one safe place for
Directory of Memory Cafes in MA (contains Cape Cod locations)
A memory café is a welcoming place for people with forgetfulness or other changes in their thinking and for their family and friends.
Home Safety Checklist for Alzheimer’s Disease
Room by room checklist for potential safety hazards.
“Helping Seniors Manager Loneliness and Anxiety During the COVID 19 Crisis”
An article by MA General Hospital offers suggestions for supporting older adults.