FORLTC Guides and manuals
FORLTC Fact sheets
National Consumer Voice for Quality Long Term Care:
The Consumer Voice is the leading national organization representing consumers in issues related to long-term care, helping to ensure that consumers are empowered to advocate for themselves. They are a primary source of information and tools for consumers, families, caregivers, advocates and ombudsmen to help ensure quality care for the individual.
NC Star Rating System for Adult Care Homes (Assisted Living)
Administered by the NC Division of Health Services Regulation
US Nursing Home Compare (Ratings system)
Administered by the US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services, this is a searchable ratings system with detailed information about every Medicare and Medicaid certified nursing home in the country.
Guide to Recognizing Elder Abuse
Published by The National Council for Aging
National Consumer Guide and Fact Sheets
Published by the National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care
S.A.F.E. in Long Term Care, brochure on protecting residents from harm: Published by LTC Ombudsman.
North Carolina Division of Aging Website