Title VI, Agencies on Aging Click on the link to the left to find your local Agency on Aging (AoA).
AoA’s are administered through the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging, which was created by The Older Americans Act in 1973. AoA’s advocate for the elderly and help to provide Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) so that elders can remain in their homes if they would like to do so.
When you click on the link above, find your state, and then your local Agency on Aging (AoA). They’ll be able to answer a lot of questions re: your aging parent and things you need to consider. They’ll also help with tips for filling out applications for social service programs.
Also, here is PDF that explains what Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) might be available to you and your family: http://www.n4a.org/files/about-n4a/community-based-services.pdf
There are a ton of resources available on this website. Make sure you look through!