Arkansas Center for Personal Assistance Services
Web site: http://www.pascenter.org/state_based_stats/index.php?state=arkansas
Arkansas Attorney General's Office
Scam artists commonly perceive senior citizens as being vulnerable and
relatively wealthy due to their ability to access retirement accounts
and pensions. As a result, seniors are often the target of a wide range
of consumer fraud scams. The Arkansas Attorney General has made their
protection a top priority including legal action against those who prey
on seniors and legislation to toughen penalties against those who commit
crimes against the elderly.
Web site: http://www.ag.state.ar.us/index_low.htm
Arkansas Board of Nursing
Web Site: http://www.arsbn.org/
Arkansas Department of Human Services
Services for Persons who are Aging
Adult Protective Services - 1-800-482-8049
Assisted Living - 501-682-2441
ElderChoices - 501-682-2441
Web site: http://www.state.ar.us/dhs/sgAging.html
Arkansas Department of Insurance
Web site: http://www.state.ar.us/insurance/
Arkansas Health Care Cost Containment System
Following is a list of legislative ideas that states have either considered
or passed into law. This list of ideas and descriptions was compiled as
a project of NCSL's Standing Committee on Health for state legislators
to consider as they try to address the problems of rising health care
and health insurance costs.
Arkansas Nursing Home and Long Term Care
Adult Protective Services accepts and evaluates reports of abuse, neglect,
and exploitation of vulnerable and incapacitated adults and offers appropriate
Arkansas Transit Authority
Central Arkansas Transit Authority (CAT) is a vital component of the economic
fabric of our region, serving the needs of workers, students, persons
with disabilities, and senior citizens.
Site at ArBiz
Arkansas Senior Care
Arkansas seniors care directory for retirement homes across North America,
from RetirementHomes.com, providing a comprehensive and user friendly
guide to seniors care retirement homes and centers.
Web site: http://www.retirementhomes.com/homes/arkansas-senior-care.html
Arkansas Senior Directory
Many miscellaneous phone numbers for senior resources.
American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
Web site: http://www.aarp.org/
Family Eldercare, Inc.
Consultation and Referral
E-mail: [email protected]
A non-profit, United Way Agency serving older adults and persons with
Web site: http://www.familyeldercare.org