Important Resources

2017 Medicare Advantage Comparison Chart Provided by Lifespan

Resource lists for older adult services are found on our Eldersource website. Click here. 

Age Wave - The Changing demographic landscape of America and Greater Rochester

Smart Consumer's Guide to Choosing Quality Care

Affiliated Website Links

The New York State Caregiver and Respite Coalition
The New York State Elder Abuse Coalition
Eldersource: Find local resource lists
The Lily Café Facebook page
Lifespan’s Facebook page
RSVP Facebook page
Lifespan You Tube

Helpful Links

Administration on Aging
Benefits Checkup (to check for government benefits) 
Center for Elder Law & Justice
Driving (tips and facts)
Eldercare Locator (helps you find eldercare services in other parts of the country)
Encore Careers ( is published by Civic Ventures, a nonprofit think tank that is leading the call to engage millions of experienced individuals in becoming a force for social change.
Home Safety for Dementia Care 
Medicare (learn more about Medicare, health insurance coverage for people age 65 or older)
Medicare - guidance from Lifespan
Medicare Rights Center 
Nutrition guidance for older adults - My Plate from Tufts University
Nursing Home Compare (uses data reported to the government to compare nursing homes)
Nursing Home Culture Change Movement (creating home in the nursing home)
Smart Guide to Choosing a Nursing Home 

Local Links

Alzheimer's Association Rochester NY  
OASIS (educational and fun classes for Monroe County's older adults)
Catholic Family Center 

Lifespan Brochures