Resources for older adults, and resources for caregivers of older adults

Resources for older adults

Are you looking for resources and activities for older adults? Check out these great ideas from Library Outreach Services:

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Resources for caregivers of older adults

Are you a caregiver for an older adult? Find support and resources from these organizations:

  • Timeslips.org has free stories, images and audio to spark meaningful engagement with family members who have dementia. 
  • Aging and Disability Resource Connection is providing multilingual local support for caregivers and older adults. You can call or email ADRC at 503.988.3646 or adrc@multco.us  for 24-hour information and assistance to seniors, people with disabilities, and caregivers.
  • The Alzheimer's Association 24/7 help line (800.272.3900) is providing specialists and master’s-level clinicians to give confidential support and information to people living with Alzheimer’s, caregivers, families and the public.

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Are you aware of and can you recommend resources that involve direct engagement with other people? Engagement that is more than Social media posting? Thanks!
You might try calling the Aging and Disability Resource Connection (ADRC) at 503.988.3646 or emailing adrc@multco.us, for 24-hour information and assistance to seniors (older people), people with disabilities, and caregivers. They may know have some thoughts about engagement.

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