Alastar Family & Senior In-home Care is happy to provide the following links to other sites you may find useful:

Bright Focus Foundation

Bright Focus Foundation is one of America’s leading supporters of scientific and medical investigations into Alzheimer’s disease, glaucoma, macular degeneration, heart disease, and stroke.


American Association of Retired Persons provides resources and advice on finances, travel, health, and technology.

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging

N4A’s primary mission is to build the capacity of its members to help older persons and persons with disabilities live with dignity and choices in their homes and communities for as long as possible.

The Alzheimer’s Association

The leading, global voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care and support, and the largest private, nonprofit funder of Alzheimer research. The Alzheimer’s Association works on a global, national and local level to enhance care and support for all those affected by Alzheimer’s and related dementias.

A Place for Mom

A Place for Mom’s trusted Senior Living Advisors are local experts who counsel and connect families to the right senior living providers based on their lifestyle, care needs, and budget. Our service is offered at no charge.

Mayo Clinic – More than 3,300 physicians, scientists and researchers from Mayo Clinic share their expertise to empower you. Find out why Mayo Clinic is the right place for your health care.

Gadgets for Seniors We’re always looking for a new gadget to ease the transition of aging. It’s amazing what we’ve unearthed on the web that may be able to make life easier for your loved one. Our criteria for selecting these websites are usability, multiplicity of products, and focus on senior issues.

Active Forever – On Active Forever, you will find an amazing set of products that can ease the challenges that come with aging.

The Alzheimer’s Store – Products designed for people with Alzheimer’s and Dementia and their Caregivers

Silverts Clothing  – The source for adaptive elder care clothing, shoes and slippers.

Transportation for Seniors:

RideConnect of Westchester County a not-for-profit program of Family Services of Westchester, is dedicated to finding the fastest and most cost-effective transportation options to meet the needs of older adults, the disabled and home health professionals in Westchester County, NY.

Phone: 914-242-7433

 WestFair Rides provides volunteer rides to medical appointments for older adults and adults with vision impairments who live in and travel to medical appointments in:

  • The Sound Shore of Westchester County, NY, including:  The Pelhams, New Rochelle, Mamaroneck/Larchmont, Rye/Port Chester, Harrison/Purchase, White Plains, and Scarsdale.
  • Northeast Region of Westchester County, including Bedford, Lewisboro, Mount Kisco, North Castle, North Salem, Pound Ridge, and Somers.
  • South and southwest Region of Westchester County, including Mt. Vernon, Bronxville, Eastchester, Tuckahoe, Mount Pleasant, Greenburgh and Yonkers.

Phone: 914/764-3533