Financial information about Citizens Who Care:

National Council for Aging Care: Guide to Recognizing Elder Abuse

Del Oro Caregiver Resource Center

Family Caregiver Alliance

California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform

California Nursing Home Search

Medicare web site (includes country wide Nursing Home information).

Information on caring for Alzheimer's patients can be found at

The National Senior Citizens Law Center has a booklet "Twenty Commom Nursing Home Problems and How to Resolve Them" available free from

The Mature Market Institute (Metlife) has a free guide, "Becoming an Effective Advocate for Care". Click here to read & download it.

Care for yourself while caring for an aging loved one.

Alzheimer's Foundation of America

To find a palliative care provider in your area

For a thorough dementia evaluation and Alzheimer's research trials

Davis Senior Resource Guide
Provides a listing of local services for the older adult

Aging In Place - National council for Aging Care
Recognizing Elder Abuse and Knowing Your Rights

Sacramento based resources and organizations

For dementia education and resources

Alzheimer's Association enhances care for those with Alzheimer's & dementia

For Alzheimer's & dementia support

Community services in your area can be accessed through


"The 36-Hour Day: A Family Guide to Caring for People Who Have Alzheimer's Disease, Related Dementias, and Memory Loss" by Nancy L. Mace M.A., and Peter V. Rabins, M.D., M.P.H.
Buy "The 36-Hour Day" at Amazon

"When Caring Takes Courage: A Compassionate, Interactive Guide for Alzheimer's and Dementia Caregivers" by Mara Botonis
"When Caring Takes Courage", Buy the book at Amazon


Our Mission
The Mission of Citizens Who Care is to improve quality of life for the elderly and their caregivers.

CWC’s website was created by James Hutchison

Website Manager:
Joanne Bell