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Aging Parents and Elder Care

Get advice and information for caregivers of seniors, including comprehensive checklists on elderly driving, choosing a nursing home, and much more.

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Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Find disability rights & laws, information for businesses, accessibility, standards, and links to other federal agencies involved with ADA.

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Benefits.gov

Access federal and state government benefits/assistance programs in one place. Find out eligibility and program information by choosing Benefits in the top menu.

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brainHQ

  

Change your brain through fun, cognitive exercises and games.

Create a personal account with your email address and Library card, then log in regularly to track your progress, get feedback, and incrementally improve through the 5-minute exercises. Licensed for users 18 and older, or 15 and up with adult permission.

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Columbia Non-Profit Housing

Find housing for low-income seniors and persons with special needs (chronic mental illness).

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Fifty and Better with Vancouver Parks and Recreation

Enjoy travel, hiking, table games, clubs, dancing, dining, classes, and more through Vancouver Parks & Recreation at the Luepke Senior Center at 1009 E.

McLoughlin Blvd., or Trapedero II at Firstenburg Community Center at 700 NE 136th Ave.

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Hospital Compare

Compare hospitals through various measures of patient care and safety based on Medicare data. Just start by entering a zip code.

The site is available in Spanish, too.

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Legal Voice

Review many free self-help and legal education materials and find referrals focusing on women's rights.

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Living Well in Washington

Find resources for food, housing, family care, insurance, veterans, seniors, disabilities, and more compiled by the Washington State Library.

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Medicare

Find information about Medicare benefits, how to enroll, supplements, drug coverage, and more. Also available in Spanish.

Find information about Medicare benefits, how to enroll, supplements, drug coverage, and more. Also available in Spanish.

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Oregon Law Help

Access a free legal website for low-income Oregonians. Self-help legal topics include protection from abuse, family, consumer, government benefits, housing, senior, disabilities, and farm workers.

(Also available in Spanish.)

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OverDrive

  

Browse the OverDrive catalog for  EPUB, PDF and Kindle format eBooks as well as MP3 eAudio. Check out up to seven (7) titles at a time for 21 days. Here's how:

  1. Create an OverDrive account with an email and password of your choice (Recommended)
  2. Find instructions for getting started with your device on OverDrive Help.
  3. Return titles early if you wish.

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Privacy for Washington State citizens

Learn how to protect your privacy in the digital world. Review ten privacy tips, and read or listen to the privacy guide developed by Washington's Chief Privacy Officer.

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