​​​​Numerous websites have valuable information about

aging and aging-in place.  


Check these out and let us know of others that may be helpful!  


Send links to agefriendlyenglewood@gmail.com


General Information about Aging and Services


The Henry and Marilyn Taub Foundation posts several helpful links

on their website.  Click "resources" on the menu bar.

 

Bergen County Division of Senior Services 

Senior services/Aging and Disability Resource Connection.

New Jersey Foundation for Aging - promotes services that enable

older adults to live in the community of their choice with independence and dignity.


The Boomer’s Roadmap for Aging in Place: How to Prepare Today for Your Senior Years


Economic Security


Economic Security for Seniors - Facts


Money Management:

tips for seniors to manage money and avoid scams


Elder Abuse


Elder abuse/Nursing Home Abuse


Housing 


​Housing Tips and Advice from The National Aging in Place Council


Home Safety and Security for Aging-in-Place Seniors


The Stress-Free Guide to Selling an Inherited Home


Selling a Home with Modifications for Older Adults


Older Adults with Special Needs or Disabilities


Special Needs Seniors: Planning for the Future of this Vulnerable Population


Legal Guide for Newly Disabled Seniors


Home Organization for Newly Disabled Seniors


Transportation and the ADA(Americans with Disabilities Act)


​Safety at Home


Home security, fire safety, avoiding scams, etc.


Fall Prevention


Fall Prevention


Preventing Falls at Home


Fall Prevention Tips for Seniors | A Home Design Guide


Care Givers 


8 Things Not to Say to Your Aging Parents


Family Caregiver Alliance


Mom’s Coming to Live with Us: How Should I Prepare My Family?


How to Care for Your Aging Parents from a Distance


​Depression in Older Adults and the Elderly​​


Alzheimer's Disease


Alzheimer's New Jersey- a wide range of services and resources for those with or caring for loved ones with Alzheimer's disease.


Canine Caregivers for Dementia and Alzheimer’s Patients


​The Benefits of Cooking with Alzheimer’s: A Caregiver’s Guide


Technology


​Tips for Seniors from Verizon (in Spanish, too)

A Senior’s Guide to Using Computers and Software

Assistive Technology Buying Guide

Transportation


INT North Jersey - community-based, quality transportation service for seniors and adults with visual impairments.


​Transportation Resources for Older Adults​


GoGoGrandparent - Uber and Lyft without having to use a smart phone.


Safe Driving 


AARP Driver Safety Online Course - potential saving on car insurance!


Senior Road Safety Guide - How to stay on the road as long and as safely as possible


AAA Online Defensive Driving Course


Travel


Travelling with a Medical Condition


Activities


SESCIL - Southeast Senior Center for Independent Living

Wide range of activities in Englewood


Senior Source - Socialization and educational programs at no cost; located in The Shops at Riverside in Hackensack, NJ (upper level, near Bloomingdale's).


14 Ways to Help Seniors Avoid Isolation

Exercise & Physical Activity: Your Everyday Guide from the National Institute on Aging


Miscellaneous Health-Related Information

How to Improve Nursing Homes


Mental Health & Addiction Resources


The Ultimate Guide to Rehab and Medicare

Information about hip replacement


Information about asbestos illnesses/mesothelioma  

Information about receiving funding for asbestos illnesses/mesothelioma:
MesotheliomaFund.com







Age-Friendly Englewood


Check these out! 


ITN North Jersey 
(Independent Travel Network)

​Provides affordable arm-through-arm,

door-to-door local transportation in

and around Bergen County.

Volunteer drivers are 

needed and welcome!


GoGoGrandparent

turns on-demand transportation companies (like Uber and Lyft) into services that help families take better

care of older adults. 

Helps your parents and grandparents

get where they want to go

by using a regular telephone

(not a smart phone).