Links

Virginia and Beyond

PARTNERS

Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services:  http://www.vadrs.org

Virginia Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders Commission:  http://www.vda.virginia.gov/alzcommission.asp

Virginia Commonwealth University, Department of Gerontology:  http://www.sahp.vcu.edu/gerontology/

World Events Forum, Inc.:  http://www.worldeventsforum.com

TOP RESOURCES

Alzheimer’s.Gov:  http://alzheimers.gov/

Alzheimer’s Association:  http://www.alz.org

Eldercare Locator:  http://www.eldercare.gov/Eldercare.NET/Public/Index.aspx 

National Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center (NIH ADEAR):  http://www.nia.nih.gov/alzheimers/

Senior Navigator:  http://www.virginianavigator.org/sn/

Lindsay Institute for Innovations in Caregiving:  http://www.caregivinginnovations.org/ci/

VIRGINIA-SPECIFIC LINKS

LOCATE SERVICES AND PROVIDERS IN VIRGINIA

VIRGINIA ASSOCIATIONS

VIRGINIA ACADEMIC INSTITUTIONS AND INITIATIVES

RESEARCH RELATED LINKS

NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

US FEDERAL LINKS

TRAINING RESOURCES

Click here to review the Dementia Care Training Crosswalk.

(Crosswalk was developed by CMS and provided to AlzPossible staff in January 2014)

CMS Hand in Hand Toolkit Nursing facilities Free
Massachusetts Senior Care Foundation Various Nursing facilities Free
Johns Hopkins University DICE Health professionals, students, family caregivers, and others Free
University of Iowa IADAPT Clinicians, providers, and consumers Free
National Dementia Initiative White Paper Clinicians, providers, and consumers Free
Advancing Excellence Medication Management Tool***NOTE: new webpage link for this resource: https://www.nhqualitycampaign.org/goalDetail.aspx?g=med#tab1 Leadership, consumers, staff Free
CMS/SCG Mandatory Surveyor Trainings State and federal long-term care surveyors Free
HealthCare Interactive and the Alzheimer’s Association Cares Health professionals, students, family caregivers, first responders, and others $24.95, $39.95 and $49.95
Various Groups/Experts Promoting Positive Behavioral Health: A Non-pharmacologic Toolkit for Senior Living Communities Senior living community staff Free
AMDA Dementia CPG for Prescribers; Dementia CPG for Non-Prescribers Prescribing and non-prescribing clinicians Free