Patient and Caregiver Resources
The Home Instead Center for Successful Aging has created a number of resources to help older adults and caregivers with their day-to-day and ongoing needs.
Caregiver Guides and Tips
Learn 10 tips for being a successful caregiver.
Understand more about how to care for someone with dementia.
Find definitions for common legal terms related to power of attorney, conservatorship and guardianship.
Access a convenient list of resources for older adults living in Council Bluffs and Pottawattamie County.
Access a convenient list of resources for older adults living in Douglas and Sarpy Counties.
Learn about the basics of Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage.
Get simple, basic strategies for improving memory.
Housing & Transportation Resources
Find a retirement center, assisted living facility or dementia residence in the Omaha area.
Find a skilled nursing or rehabilitation facility in the Omaha area.
Know who to contact for specialized transportation services including wheelchair accessible vans in the Omaha area.
Use this list to inspect your home for hazards and potential problems.
Know when and how to intervene when it is no longer safe for an older person to drive.
- Nebraska impaired older driver re-exam request
- Iowa impaired older driver re-exam request (If downloading this Iowa impaired older driver re-exam request, you'll need to right-click on it with your mouse and save it to your computer first. Otherwise you won't get to see the file.)
Consider these factors when choosing whether or not to consume alcohol.
Check out this list to ensure medication safety at home and at the doctor’s office or pharmacy.