Resources

living right senior placement

Medicaid Resources

  • Providence Elder Place- Click HERE
  • TriMet Lift- Public transportation for those who are unable to use regular buses or trains due to a disability or disabling health condition. Click HERE
  • Ride Connection- Click HERE
  • Impact NW-Connecting people with a variety of resources from low income housing, to utility assistance, money management services, meals, transportation, activities, socialization and much much more. Click HERE
  • Housing with services subsidized housing list- Click HERE
  • ADRC (Aging and Disability Resources Connection) of Oregon- Click HERE
  • Meals on Wheels:
    • Multnomah County- Click HERE
    • Clackamas County- Click HERE
    • Washington County- Click HERE

Movers/Packers

  • Managed Moves,  Steve and Christa – (503) 780-7136
  • 3 Star Movers (exceptional for small moves) – (503) 935-2283
  • Willamette Express – (503) 513-5118

Legal resources

  • Pixton Law Firm: (503) 968-2020 www.pixtonlaw.com
  • Amy Bilyeu : (503)445-4299 aeb@clblaw.net
  • Guyer Meisner attorneys: (503) 697-1035 www.guyermeisner.com
  • Kristianne Cox: (503)739-8810 greshamelderlaw.com
  • Legal Aid of Oregon: For people who are low income that need legal assistance.  The hotline for people to call with help with regard to getting on public benefits is (800) 520-5292. There are also 11 office locations statewide. They will help with elder law issues, as well as other issues including family law.

More Helpful Links

  • Find Elders In Action’s Age Friendly Businesses in Portland, Oregon: click HERE
  • ‘Understanding Alzheimer’s’ By Jolene Brackey- a fabulous 15 page read, giving perspective into the loved one’s affliction and how to find some common ground in conversation and activities: click Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease
  • ‘The Talk’ with Mom and Dad, By Sue Shellenbarger: click HERE
  • Alzheimer’s Association – (Information and resources for those who this disease has affected) click HERE
  • Parkinson’s Resources – click HERE
  • Informative health specifics for seniors- click HERE
  • Drugwatch Radio Podcast- click HERE
  • Medical hip device recall info- click HERE
  • Providence Elder Place – click HERE
  • Mesothelioma- providing up-to-date, free, information and support, specifically focused on helping patients diagnosed with Mesothelioma- click HERE