We know it can be hard to find the right care for your senior loved ones. Discover Lincoln resources to guide you through your decisions.
Aging Partners is a government agency serving as a clearinghouse for available services for the elderly. Staff both coordinates and advocates the community and availability of resources.
Department of Health & Human Services
HHS regulates and monitors programs for the elderly and disabled and is funded by the state of Nebraska.
To apply for government assistance, such as Food Stamps or Medicaid, the applicant must have their request processed through ACCESS Nebraska.
A toll free number where questions regarding Medicare may be answered.
Seniors Home & Safety
Aging Partners Home Handyman Program
A volunteer program for income qualified seniors where they may receive home maintenance from qualified craftsmen.
CCA Eldercare Resource Handbook
An all inclusive listing of resources in the Lincoln community. Topics covered range from Medical Support, Home Health Care, and Living Options to Senior Services.
National Do Not Call Registry
Call this number to have a private phone number blocked from outside calls.
Answers for Families
Information on housing, aging services, legal issues, and support. Information provided can help family members to locate suitable resources to assist persons 60 years or older.
Children of Aging Parents
A website offering tips and information to the children caring for their parents.
Nebraska Health Care Association
A Nebraska Association of health care professionals offering information on a range of health-related professions and consumer services, including long term care.
Nebraska Consumer Protection Hotline
Consumer Fraud reports can be filed for investigation through this hotline.
Madonna Driver Rehabilitation Services
A program that assesses the ability of a person to drive safely. Recommendations may be given as to whether it is safe for the individual to drive or if retraining is needed.
Relocation, Moving & Downsizing
Support Groups & Veteran Services
(402) 420-2540 or(800) 272-3900
Information on research, support groups, and fundraising for the Alzheimer person or family.
Nebraska DHHS Statewide Obudsman
To report concerns regarding cares and standards in a Skilled Nursing or Assisted Living Facility, contact this office.
VA Nebraska / Western Iowa Health Care System
Veterans can receive medical care, prescriptions, and other services when needed. Veterans must first qualify for coverage.
Financial & Insurance Services
Nebraska Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP)
A program staffed by trained volunteers where questions regarding Medicare, Medicaid, and other insurances will be answered.
NE DHHS National Clearing House for Long-Term Care Information
Any concerns, reports of insurance fraud, and questions about insurances accepted in the Nebraska Department of Insurance can be directed to this department.
National Consumer Voice for Long-Term Care
The Consumer Voice is the source for long-term care education, advocacy and policy analysis at both the state and federal level.
Nebraska Department of Health Licensing & Standards
Information on recent surveys of health care providers, both individuals and facilities, may be found here.
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