Please note that this list does not indicate an endorsement by Buddhist Eldercare. Please carefully research any resource you intend to utilize. Resources will be added on a regular basis as they are identified by our membership.

Aging Resources

  • The Atlanta-area is a good place to start looking for suitable residential options and in-home services in the Atlanta metro area for persons of all ages having activity limitations. (formerly called AgeWise Connection)
  • Pleural mesothelioma is a deadly form of cancer caused  from asbestos exposure. Due to the long latency period of mesothelioma, approximately 20-50 years, about 80% of those who are diagnosed with this terrible disease are seniors. The Pleural Mesothelioma Center works 1-on-1 with these individuals to help them find local doctors, treatment centers and support groups.

Caring Resources

A Deeper Perspective on Alzheimer’s and other Dementias: Practical Tools with Spiritual Insights. Paperback – February 23, 2015, by Megan Carnarius

Dying Resources

  • A new book  that questions many of the axioms of palliative care is recommended by a new group member: Die Wiseby Stephen Jenkinson.
  • The Art of Dying Well: A Practical Guide to a Good End of Life by Katy Butler is another book suggestion.

Grieving Resources