Topic: Employment
Type: Guide

People with disabilities want to be gainfully employed as much as anyone else. Learn about training programs and related resources.

Topic: Alternative Communication, Communication Disorders, Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Developmental Disabilities, Disaster Preparedness and Recovery
Type: Guide
Source: NCCDD

This tool contains a visual guide for use by emergency shelters to foster communication across communication barriers. It was created to allow individuals to point to icons that might describe situations they are experiencing.

Topic: Supports for Community Living
Type: Guide

This site from Meble Furniture contains articles with helpful tips on how to organize your space and declutter. 

How to Organize Your Wardrobe

9 Tips For Cutting Cord Clutter

Topic: Facilities – Protection from Abuse, Housing, Seniors, Supports for Community Living
Type: Guide

Offers information and tips for finding safe housing spaces for seniors in the LGBTQIA+ community.

Topic: Healthcare (non-Medicaid), Seniors
Type: Guide

Seniors make up the majority of those diagnosed with mesothelioma, a rare cancer caused from exposure to asbestos that takes 20-50 years to develop. It’s extremely important that seniors and their caregivers are aware of this type of cancer. This guide includes everything seniors should know in regards to mesothelioma cancer, as well as support and resources to help.

Source: The Lanier Law Firm

Topic: Facilities – Protection from Abuse, Seniors
Type: Website
Source: Other Organizations

Learn about common cases of elder abuse and how hospice care is an often-forgotten potential source of turbulence in a nursing home.

Topic: Healthcare (non-Medicaid), Seniors
Type: Guide

Seniors, aged 65 and above, make up a significant 60% of all cancer patients. These guides offer straightforward wellness tips, emphasize the importance of regular check-ups, and discuss effective ways for seniors to prevent cancer. It also includes valuable resources on asbestos-related pleural issues and diagnosis, specifically tailored to seniors and their concerns about cancer.

Seniors Guide to Cancer

Pleural Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma Diagnosis

Source: Asbestos.com 

Topic: Medicaid Programs
Type: Guide

A guide from MedicaidLongTermCare.org answering questions about requirements for Medicaid Long Term Care and explaining income and asset limits.

Topic: Seniors
Type: Website

List of available crossword puzzles from online newspapers. These are very useful for staying mentally active. 

To access the crossword puzzles, click on the name of the newspaper, then on the next screen, click on either “Web” or “App” depending on how you want to play. Some newspapers are behind a paywall, so you might want to try a few to see what works for you.

Topic: Transportation
Type: Guide
Source: Other Organizations

Learn about the different disabilities that may impact driving and get information about how to get around the barriers to driving. This resource is unique because it offers many unique guidelines depending on the specific concerns of different types of disabilities that a person may have.