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Patient Resources

Below you will find links to helpful websites. Please click the plus sign by each topic to expand the appropriate box.

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  • A Place For Mom (A national free referral service helping families find nursing homes, assisted living, Alzheimer’s care, retirement communities, home care, and other senior care options; experienced Eldercare Advisors assist families with the difficult task of selecting senior care)
    http://www.aplaceformom.com

  • Caregivers.com (A caregivers blog dedicated to supporting caregivers, family members and friends involved in elder care. Covers a range of aging related topics including dealing with Alzheimer’s, evaluating assisted living options, medical treatment options, elder law and patient’s rights, geriatric resources, caregiver respite and support)
    http://www.caregivers.com/blog

  • DuPage County Senior Services
    630-407-6500 • 800-942-9412

  • Northeastern Illinois Area Agency on Aging
    http://www.ageguide.org • 630-293-5990 • 800-528-2000

  • Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation (An excellent site on pediatric bipolar; includes a support group directory)
    http://www.thebalancedmind.org/

  • Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (The leading patient-led national support group focusing on the most prevalent mental illnesses; includes a support group directory)
    http://www.dbsalliance.org

  • Anxiety and Depression Association of America
    http://www.adaa.org/supportgroups?page=3

  • National Suicide Prevention Helpline
    1-800-273-TALK Open 24/7

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