External link opens in new tab or window*To access Local Support Groups, Hotlines & Additional Support Resources, click here!


*Out of gift ideas for your senior loved one living with dementia? Check out this website

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*"Dreams for Seniors" program looking to fulfill dreams for Lake/Sumter/Marion chronically ill or terminal seniors help pay for food, clothing, help with bills etc. No structural or construction needs. Contact

External link opens in new tab or windowPattiw@classichomehealth.com




*Free Educational DVD Featuring Dementia Expert Teepa Snow, Titled "Senior Gems". Senior Helpers is offering this instructional video which provides and overview of the impacts of the disease as well as techniques that make a difference. Teepa is an advocate for those living with dementia and has made it her personal mission to help families and professional caregivers understand how it feels to have dementia and provide better care. Go to to order your free copy.

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State of Florida Medicaid Eligibility Requirements:

External link opens in new tab or windowhttp://www.dcf.state.fl.us/programs/access/docs/ssi_fin_elig_chart.pdf?utm_source=May+2015+Newsletter&utm_campaign=May+2015+Newsletter&utm_medium=email  


Clinical Trials-Compass Research, locations include Leesburg, The Villages, Oviedo and Orlando. Visit .

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Caregiver training at your convenience:   website offers free videos related to caregiving and dementia. You can ask questions, make comments, and leave opinions. It's a place to continue learning at your pace. Brought to you by Elder Options/Mid-Florida area Agency on Aging, Inc.

External link opens in new tab or windowwww.savvycaregiver.info