Kokoro
Monday, July 24, 2017
An active, caring community for seniors

Resources

Today it is very possible for seniors to live the kind of lives they want to live and it is never too soon to start planning for those years. The links below are resources our staff recommends to help guide you through this process.
 
 
Northern California Presbyterian Homes and Services
 
   

Bay Area Japanese non-profit senior serving agencies

 J-Sei

1285 66th Street
Emeryville, CA 94608
(510) 654-4000
 

Yu Ai Kai

www.yuaikai.org
588 N. 4th St.
San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 294-2505
 

Kimochi, Inc.

www.kimochi-inc.org
Administration
1715 Buchanan Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
Telephone: 415-931-2294
Fax: 415-931-2299
Or email us at kimochikai@kimochi-inc.org

Alzheimer's Care


Alzheimer's Association
1-800-272-3900
www.alz.org

Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral (ADEAR)
1-800-438-4380
www.alzheimers.org

National Institute on Aging Information Center
1-800-222-2225
www.nia.nih.gov

Assisted Living

What is Assisted Living?

(Assisted Living Federation of America)
www.alfa.org

Discovering Assisted Living
(American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging)
www.aahsa.org

Consumer Checklist 
(Assisted Living Federation of America)
http://www.alfa.org/public/articles/details.cfm?id=75

Healthy Aging

Fifty-Plus Lifelong Fitness

www.50plus.org

International Council on Active Aging
www.icaa.cc

On Caregiving 

National Family Caregiver Support Program (NFCSP)
National Aging Network
U.S. Administration on Aging

http://www.aoa.gov/

Home Care

National Institute on Aging
http://www.nia.nih.gov/

Administration on Aging
http://www.aoa.gov/

Independent Living
National Council on the Aging (NCOA)

http://www.ncoa.org/

AARP- American Health Care Association, Advancing Quality in Long Term Care
http://www.aarp.com/ 

Skilled Nursing Care

Guide to Choosing A Nursing Home
http://www.medicare.gov/publications/pubs/pdf/nhguide.pdf 

Hospice Care

California State Hospice Association
http://calhospice.org/

Hospice Web
http://www.hospiceweb.com