We know that you may be faced with many decisions and have many needs for yourself, a friend, or loved one. Use the areas of interest below to search directly for a local resource.

Please note: These are not Breathing Spaces recommended entities, just search terms to get you started.


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Community Resources

National Government and Community Services

The following organizations may provide valuable information on caring for your loved one







National Institute on Aging
Information Center

1-800-222-2225 (toll-free) (email)

Centers for Medicare
& Medicaid Services

1-800-633-4227 (toll-free) 

National Center on Elder Abuse

1-855-500-3537 (toll-free) (email)

Family Caregiver Alliance

1-800-445-8106 (toll-free) (email)

Department of Veterans Affairs
Veterans Benefits Administration
Veterans Health Administration

VA benefits:
1-800-827-1000 (toll-free)

To speak with a healthcare benefits counselor:
1-877-222-8387 (toll-free)