National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers
Southwest Missouri Chapter of Alzheimer’s Association
Serves 29 Counties with the latest information on Alzheimer’s disease.
Alzheimer’s Association-Oklahoma/Arkansas Chapter
Serves the entire states of Oklahoma & Arkansas
Alzheimer’s Association –Heart of America Chapter
Serves the eastern half of the state of Kansas
Arthritis Foundation Of Western Missouri
Arthritis Foundation of Kansas
Arthritis Foundation of Eastern Oklahoma
Arthritis Foundation of Arkansas
Area Agency on Aging Region X Joplin
Provides a wide variety of services to seniors and their families.
National Kidney Foundation
The major voluntary health organization dedicated to preventing kidney disease
American Cancer Society
American Heart Association
A national voluntary health agency whose mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
Alzheimer’s Disease Education & Referral (ADEAR) Center.
Supports families & caregivers of patients with AD.
American Parkinson’s Disease Association
Children of Aging Parents
Provides information & materials for adult children caring for their older parents.
Assists older people & their caregivers locate local support & resources for older Americans.
Family Caregiver Alliance
Offers support services for those caring for adults with AD, stroke, brain injuries & other cognitive disorders.
The Simon Foundation for Continence
Helps individuals with incontinence, their families & health profession who provide their care.
Well Spouse Association
Gives support to wives & husbands of the chronically ill and/or disabled.
Assisted Living Federations of America
Dedicated to professionally operated assisted living communities for seniors.
Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Provides information about Medicare.
Department of Veterans Affairs
Provides patient care & federal benefits to veterans & their dependents.
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
Attorneys helping Senior citizens, people with disabilities & special needs.
National Senior Citizens Law Center
Publishes the latest updates on a wide variety of issues & benefits affecting seniors.
American Dietetic Association
Provides nutrition information.
Meals on Wheels Association of America
Provides home-delivered meals.
American Association of Retired Persons- State Pharmacy Assistance Programs.
Organization which provides numerous types of information for seniors.
National Council on Patient Information & Education.
Designed to help consumers make sound decisions.
Pharmaceutical Research & Manufacturers of America-Patient Assistance Programs
Provides information & support to people with chronic illnesses.
National Hospice Foundation
Provides leadership in the development & application of hospice care.
Partnership for Caring, Inc. America’s Voice for the Dying