Hospice of Michigan:Except For Six. Documentary on hospice care. (uploaded Feb 21, 2011, produced 2008).
PBS Frontline:Life & Death In Assisted Living. This documentary describes the perils of living in the housing option that lies between home-based care and nursing home care—assisted living. (July 29, 2013, 54 min).
Xavier, Chico;Astral City: A Spiritual Journey. Cinetica Films & Productions, 2011. (Official Selection of Seattle International Film Festival; Official Selection of Brazilian Film Festival of Miami). DVD about life in the afterlife as conveyed by a physician who suddenly died and delivered through channel Chico Xavier.
For Calling or Web Researching
Area Agency on Aging – National Association 1730 Rhode Island Ave NW, Suite 1200, Washing DC 20036. (202) 872-0888
There is an Area Agency on Aging near you. Go to their website or call to find the branch that has a wealth of helpful information counselors.
National Family Caregivers AssociationThis is a website dedicated to caregivers and their needs. Joining the association will reap you many benefits, including receiving its newsletter, Take Care
Caregiver Action NetworkThis is a toolbox for caregivers – an invaluable aid covering topics such as coordinating care, managing medications, communicating with health care professionals, creating a community of help, incontinence issues, respite care, caregiver depression and more.