Lincoln ElderCare Resource Handbook

Caregiver Resources

AARP (American Association of Retired Persons)
www.aarp.org
800-424-3410
Aging Partners
(caregiver health assessments)
aging.lincoln.ne.gov
402-441-7070
Alzheimer’s Association
www.alz.org/nebraska
800-272-3900
402-420-2540
Answers 4 Families
www.answers4families.org
800-746-8420
402-472-0844
Bryan Health Community Health Education
www.bryanhealth.com
402-481-8886
Care Consultants for the Aging
www.careconsultants.com
1530 S. 70th Street, Suite 202
Lincoln, NE 68506
402-488-3771
Caring From a Distance
www.cfad.org
202-895-9465
Caring Today Magazine
www.caringtoday.com
203-542-7200
Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department
www.lincoln.ne.gov/city/health
3140 ‘N’ Street
Lincoln, NE 68510
402-441-8045 (health promotion and outreach)
402-441-8000 (general)
Lincoln Medical Education Partnership
www.lmep.com
4600 Valley Road
Lincoln, NE 68510
402-483-4581
Lincoln Music Therapy Services
www.cbmt.org
402-430-0430
Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital
www.madonna.org/my-madonna/family-resources/support.html
402-489-7102
National Alliance for Caregiving
www.caregiving.org
301-718-8444
National Eldercare Locator
www.eldercare.gov
800-677-1116
National Health Information Center
www.healthfinder.gov
240-453-8280
National Institute on Aging (NIA)
www.nia.nih.gov
800-222-2225
Nebraska Client Assistance Program (CAP) & Hotline for Disability Services
www.cap.nebraska.gov
800-742-7594
Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services
Every Woman Matters
Nebraska Colon Cancer Program
Women’s and Men’s Health
www.dhhs.ne.gov/publichealth
800-532-2227
402-471-0929
Nebraska Health Care Association
www.nehca.org
1200 Libra Drive, Suite 100
Lincoln, NE 68512
402-435-3551
SE Nebraska Respite Network
www.nrrs.ne.gov
866-737-7483
402-434-3494 ext. 103
United Way/211 Toll Free
(housing, health care, food pantries, drug or alcohol abuse counseling, mental health & aging concerns)
www.ne211.org
211
VA Caregiver Support Line
www.caregiver.va.gov
855-260-3274
Voices in Time
www.voicesintime.com
402-429-1935

 

Telephone Reassurance

Premier Alert Systems
www.premieralertsystems.com
402-740-0650

 

Volunteer Opportunities

Consult your phone book for further listings.

AARP (American Association of Retired Persons)
www.aarp.org
800-424-3410
Aging Partners
aging.lincoln.ne.gov
402-441-7070
Alzheimer’s Association
www.alz.org/nebraska
800-272-3900
402-420-2540
American Cancer Society
www.cancer.org
877-232-4787
402-423-4888
American Red Cross, Cornhusker Chapter
www.redcross.org
402-441-7997
Better Business Bureau (BBB)
www.bbbnebraska.org
877-637-3334 (Dedicated Senior Line)
402-436-2345
Bryan Health Volunteers and Customer Services
www.bryanhealth.com
402-481-3032
CHI Health – St. Elizabeth
Volunteer Services
www.chihealthstelizabeth.com
402-219-7111
Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital
Volunteer Resources
www.madonna.org
402-413-4500
SE Nebraska Respite Network
www.nrrs.ne.gov
866-737-7483
402-434-3494 ext. 103
Tabitha Volunteer Services
www.tabitha.org
800-267-2986
402-486-8563
VA Nebraska/Western Iowa Health System
Voluntary Service
www.nebraska.va.gov
402-489-3802 ext. 7938
Volunteer Partners
www.volunteerpartners.org
402-435-2100

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