California Phones


Free Specialized Phones Make It Easier to Hear, Dial, and Call. More than 90 specialized phones and devices for people with diminished hearing, mobility, vision, motor control, speech, and Parkinson’s-related conditions are available at no cost from the state’s California Telephone Access Program (CTAP), a part of the California Public … [Read more...]

Senior Residential Choices


 SENIOR RESIDENTIAL CHOICES IS A FREE RESIDENTIAL PLACEMENT SERVICE  that provides the “best choices’ of assisted living communities for people with Parkinson’s as well as other diagnoses. We match seniors to the best assisted living community for their needs. We interact personally with the family member/Parkinson’s patient, and our team is … [Read more...]

Dr. Brendan C. Stack DDS MS


Brendan C. Stack, DDS, MS, has limited his practice in Northern Virginia, a suburb of Washington D.C., to craniofacial pain and TMJ disorders for the past 45 years. He is the Tufts University 2003 recipient of the "Lifetime Achievement Award" for his years of contributions to this area. He has published peer reviewed literature on the long-term … [Read more...]


The Assistance Fund partners with AdviCare - PRO newsletter Sept 2013

THE ASSISTANCE FUND, INC. Proud to Partner With AdviCare What is AdviCare? They are a healthcare consumer assistance provider focused on the business side of healthcare. We help consumers navigate the complexities of the health insurance system and empower them through education of their rights under the law. Our teams of clinical, legal, and … [Read more...]



Bryan and Katherine Flamm have worked in the field of alternative healing for over 30 years. Bryan, a licensed laboratory technologist, MT (ASCP) and D.O.M. (doctor of oriental medicine) and Katherine, a clinical nutritionist, M.S., CNS have decades of experience through their wellness practices and their retail stores and online supplement … [Read more...]

Betty Anna Gidlof, RDH, RDHAP

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MOBILE DENTAL HYGIENE IN THE COACHELLA VALLEY.  Betty Anna Gidlof is a Registered Dental Hygienist in Alternative Practice, licensed by the State of California. She and her company, Brite Smiles of California Inc., deliver quality preventive dental hygiene services, oral assessments, preventative strategies and education to those who don't have … [Read more...]

VITAS Innovative Hospice Care®

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Near the end of life, most people hope to remain at home, sustained by familiar faces and routines.  Remaining at home though can present many obstacles for the patients and their families including: difficulties with breathing and swallowing, challenges with transferring wheelchair or bed bound loved ones, compromised ability to communicate, and … [Read more...]