Access to Care Planning

An announcement on November 3rd stated that people living with Alzheimer’s disease will have access to care planning with a medical professional. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has finalized its decision to pay for cognitive and functional assessments and care planning for patients with Alzheimer’s disease and other cognitive impairments. The decision,…

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Video Library

[tm_pb_section admin_label=”section”][tm_pb_row admin_label=”row”][tm_pb_column type=”1_2″][tm_pb_video admin_label=”Video” src=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dvv2KeMbMFU”] [/tm_pb_video][/tm_pb_column][tm_pb_column type=”1_2″][tm_pb_video admin_label=”Video” src=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q6lSAavMFkY”] [/tm_pb_video][/tm_pb_column][/tm_pb_row][tm_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][tm_pb_column type=”4_4″][tm_pb_divider admin_label=”Divider” color=”#ffffff” show_divider=”off” divider_style=”solid” height=”40″] [/tm_pb_divider][/tm_pb_column][/tm_pb_row][tm_pb_row admin_label=”row”][tm_pb_column type=”1_2″][tm_pb_video admin_label=”Video” src=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wbuwGd-DeN8″] [/tm_pb_video][/tm_pb_column][tm_pb_column type=”1_2″][tm_pb_video admin_label=”Video” src=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wplQrQTzsbA”] [/tm_pb_video][/tm_pb_column][/tm_pb_row][tm_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][tm_pb_column type=”4_4″][tm_pb_divider admin_label=”Divider” color=”#ffffff” show_divider=”off” divider_style=”solid” height=”40″] [/tm_pb_divider][/tm_pb_column][/tm_pb_row][tm_pb_row admin_label=”row”][tm_pb_column type=”1_2″][tm_pb_video admin_label=”Video” src=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WnxbIko8bNQ”] [/tm_pb_video][/tm_pb_column][tm_pb_column type=”1_2″][tm_pb_video admin_label=”Video” src=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0gwEb26pJlc”] [/tm_pb_video][/tm_pb_column][/tm_pb_row][/tm_pb_section]

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Caregiver Resources

[tm_pb_section admin_label=”section”][tm_pb_row admin_label=”row”][tm_pb_column type=”1_4″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”AARP” url=”www.aarp.org/families/caregiving” url_new_window=”on” use_icon=”off” icon_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle=”off” circle_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle_border=”off” circle_border_color=”#6dabe4″ icon_placement=”top” animation=”top” text_orientation=”left” use_icon_font_size=”off” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] 404-463-3333 www.aarp.org/families/caregiving [/tm_pb_blurb][/tm_pb_column][tm_pb_column type=”1_4″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”Alzheimer’s Association (Support Groups)” url=”https://www.alz.org/georgia” url_new_window=”on” use_icon=”off” icon_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle=”off” circle_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle_border=”off” circle_border_color=”#6dabe4″ icon_placement=”top” animation=”top” text_orientation=”left” use_icon_font_size=”off” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid” use_button=”off” button_type=”link”] 404-728-1181 or 800-272-3900 www.alz.org [/tm_pb_blurb][/tm_pb_column][tm_pb_column type=”1_4″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”Children…

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Elder Abuse Reporting

[tm_pb_section admin_label=”section”][tm_pb_row admin_label=”row”][tm_pb_column type=”1_4″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”Adult Protective Services” url_new_window=”off” use_icon=”off” icon_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle=”off” circle_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle_border=”off” circle_border_color=”#6dabe4″ icon_placement=”top” animation=”top” text_orientation=”left” use_icon_font_size=”off” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] 404-657-5250 To report abuse of individuals in private settings. [/tm_pb_blurb][/tm_pb_column][tm_pb_column type=”1_4″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”Georgia Adult Victims Advocate Program” url_new_window=”off” use_icon=”off” icon_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle=”off” circle_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle_border=”off” circle_border_color=”#6dabe4″ icon_placement=”top” animation=”top” text_orientation=”left” use_icon_font_size=”off” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] 888-774-0152 [/tm_pb_blurb][/tm_pb_column][tm_pb_column…

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Financial Assistance

[tm_pb_section admin_label=”section”][tm_pb_row admin_label=”row”][tm_pb_column type=”1_3″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”Bellsouth – Customers with Disabilities (TTY)” url_new_window=”off” use_icon=”off” icon_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle=”off” circle_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle_border=”off” circle_border_color=”#6dabe4″ icon_placement=”top” animation=”top” text_orientation=”left” use_icon_font_size=”off” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] 800-251-5325 [/tm_pb_blurb][/tm_pb_column][tm_pb_column type=”1_3″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”Bellsouth – Customers with Disabilities (voice)” url_new_window=”off” use_icon=”off” icon_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle=”off” circle_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle_border=”off” circle_border_color=”#6dabe4″ icon_placement=”top” animation=”top” text_orientation=”left” use_icon_font_size=”off” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] 800-982-2891 [/tm_pb_blurb][/tm_pb_column][tm_pb_column type=”1_3″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”Bellsouth Discount…

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Hospice

[tm_pb_section admin_label=”section”][tm_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][tm_pb_column type=”4_4″][tm_pb_text admin_label=”Text” text_orientation=”center” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Hospice service provided in homes, assisted living, hospitals, nursing homes and inpatient hospice units [/tm_pb_text][/tm_pb_column][/tm_pb_row][tm_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][tm_pb_column type=”1_3″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”American Hospice Foundations” url=”https://americanhospice.org/” url_new_window=”on” use_icon=”off” icon_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle=”off” circle_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle_border=”off” circle_border_color=”#6dabe4″ icon_placement=”top” animation=”top” text_orientation=”left” use_icon_font_size=”off” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid” use_button=”off” button_type=”link”] www.americanhospice.org [/tm_pb_blurb][/tm_pb_column][tm_pb_column type=”1_3″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”Georgia Hospice and Palliative…

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Housing

[tm_pb_section admin_label=”section”][tm_pb_row admin_label=”row”][tm_pb_column type=”1_3″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”Alzheimer’s Care Finder Help Line” url_new_window=”off” use_icon=”off” icon_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle=”off” circle_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle_border=”off” circle_border_color=”#6dabe4″ icon_placement=”top” animation=”top” text_orientation=”left” use_icon_font_size=”off” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] 800-272-3900 [/tm_pb_blurb][/tm_pb_column][tm_pb_column type=”1_3″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=” Assisted Living Association of Georgia” url=”http://alag.org/” url_new_window=”on” use_icon=”off” icon_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle=”off” circle_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle_border=”off” circle_border_color=”#6dabe4″ icon_placement=”top” animation=”top” text_orientation=”left” use_icon_font_size=”off” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid” use_button=”off” button_type=”link”]  www.alag.org [/tm_pb_blurb][/tm_pb_column][tm_pb_column type=”1_3″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb”…

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Mental Health – General Resources

[tm_pb_section admin_label=”section”][tm_pb_row admin_label=”row”][tm_pb_column type=”4_4″][tm_pb_text admin_label=”Text” text_orientation=”center” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Georgia County Community Service Boards: Provides outpatient mental health and substance abuse treatment, residential services, day programs, crisis intervention, case management and access to affordable mental health prescription drug coverage. [/tm_pb_text][/tm_pb_column][/tm_pb_row][tm_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][tm_pb_column type=”1_4″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”Cobb & Douglas County Community Service Board” url_new_window=”off” use_icon=”off” icon_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle=”off” circle_color=”#6dabe4″…

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Specialized Organizations – Health or Disease Focused

[tm_pb_section admin_label=”section”][tm_pb_row admin_label=”row”][tm_pb_column type=”1_3″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”American Parkinson’s Disease Association” url=”www.apdaparkinson.org” url_new_window=”on” use_icon=”off” icon_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle=”off” circle_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle_border=”off” circle_border_color=”#6dabe4″ icon_placement=”top” animation=”top” text_orientation=”left” use_icon_font_size=”off” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] 404-728-6552 www.apdaparkinson.org [/tm_pb_blurb][/tm_pb_column][tm_pb_column type=”1_3″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”Alzheimer’s Association Georgia Chapter” url=”www.alz.org/georgia/” url_new_window=”on” use_icon=”off” icon_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle=”off” circle_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle_border=”off” circle_border_color=”#6dabe4″ icon_placement=”top” animation=”top” text_orientation=”left” use_icon_font_size=”off” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] 404-728-1181 or 800-272-3900 (24 hour helpline) www.alz.org/georgia/…

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Insurance

[tm_pb_section admin_label=”section”][tm_pb_row admin_label=”row”][tm_pb_column type=”1_3″][tm_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”GeorgiaCares” url=”www.mygeorgiacares.org” url_new_window=”on” use_icon=”off” icon_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle=”off” circle_color=”#6dabe4″ use_circle_border=”off” circle_border_color=”#6dabe4″ icon_placement=”top” animation=”top” text_orientation=”left” use_icon_font_size=”off” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] 800-669-8387 www.mygeorgiacares.org GeorgiaCares is a state-wide coalition of partners that seeks to educate and provide assistance to all Medicare beneficiaries. They provide information on Medicare, Medicare Managed Care, Medicare Supplemental Insurance (Medigap), Long-Term Care…

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