Looking for research on a particular condition, insurance or support?
Finding legitimate resources for learning about you or your loved one’s condition, or getting answers to questions about support systems can be a daunting task. So, to help you, we've compiled a list of respected sources of information to help you make more informed decisions about your healthcare.
Just click on the topic below to see a list of resources linking to their web sites, with a description of what you will find there.
1. Insurance Resources
The Ohio Department of Medicaid website provides information to assist in applying for Medicaid benefits, and a list of other resources available to those who qualify.
This website provides information regarding the Medicare insurance program and how to take part in it. The website also offers information about the benefit itself and how it can apply to long-term care.
2. Support Resources
The Area Agency on Aging (AAA) ensures services are provided to older persons not adequately served by other public and private systems. The AAA authorizes community services including, but not limited to, meal programs, transportation, and legal assistance. Please visit their website for more information regarding their services.
The National Council on Aging is a non-profit service and advocacy organization with the goal of improving the health and economic security of the aging population.
The Ohio Deparment of Aging is a state agency that administers services and support for older adults, their caregivers, and their families. Their ultimate goal is to place Ohio on the leading edge of innovation and responsiveness to the growing and changing older population. The ODA has links to information and various other resources supporting older adults.
The ODJFS provides information and links to the various state-funded programs available to the aging population. This website and department can act as a starting place when considering Medicaid services.
This website provides information and links to resources available to veterans living in Ohio.
This website provides information regarding Social Security benefits and access to available resources.
The Tuscarawas County Senior Center provides a location for our aging population to gather for various events and activities. The Senior Center offers meals, classes, legal services, and prescription assistance for minimal fees. Please visit their website for more information.
3. Disease Information Resources
The American Cancer Society offers information and support services for patients, families, and friends. The ACS website offers information and resources for a wide variety of cancer types. For more information please visit their website.
The American Diabetes Association provides information regarding diagnosis, type, and treatment options. The ADA also provides support to those individuals living with diabetes and their caregivers and loved ones. Please see their website for further information.
The Alzheimer's Association's website provides education related to the disease process and potential outcomes. Furthermore, it provides resources and support for those suffering from the disease and their caregivers.
The National Parkinson Foundation website provides information and resources for those suffering from Parkinson's disease and their care givers. Please visit their website for more information.
The Rheumatoid Arthritis Support Network helps people discover that you don't have to stop living your life because of arthritis. Although the symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis can be painful, there are many treatments and therapies to help you take your life back. Learn more about life with Rheumatoid Arthritis by visiting their website.
4. Local Resources
Provides information regarding visiting and residing in Dover, Ohio.
Community Hospice is one of the three area hospices that can provide such services at Park Village.
Crossroads Hospice is one of the three area hospices that can provide such services at Park Village.
Great Lakes Caring Hospice is one of the three area hospices that can provide such services at Park Village.
Union Hospital provides many services to our facility, including x-ray, laboratory, and emergency services. Please visit their website for more information regarding the hospital and other services provided.