Important Links

 

The following groups have a wealth of useful information on all aspects of aging – from research to services.


General Resources


Administration on Aging Eldercare Locator

www.aoa.dhhs.gov
www.eldercare.gov


American Geriatrics Society Foundation for Health in Aging
The Empire State Building
350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 801
New York City, NY 10118

www.healthinaging.org


National Association of Area Agencies on Aging
927 15th Street, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20005

www.n4a.org


National Council on the Aging
300 D Street, SW, Suite 801
Washington, DC 20024

www.ncoa.org

National Institute on Aging Information Center
P.O. Box 8057
Gaithersburg, MD 20898-8057

(toll-free TTY)
www.nia.nih.gov

 

 

Legal Issues


American Bar Association Commission on Law and Aging
740 15th Street, NW, 8th Floor
Washington, DC 20005

www.abanet.org/aging

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
1604 North Country Club Road
Tucson, AZ 85716

www.naela.org

NationalSenior Citizens Law Center
1101 14th Street, NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20005

www.nsclc.org

 

 

 

 


Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center
P.O. Box 8250
Silver Spring, MD 20907-8250

www.alzheimers.org


Alzheimer’s Association
225 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60601-7633

www.alz.org

 

 


Caregiving

Children of Aging Parents
1609 Woodbourne Road, Suite 302A
Levittown, PA 19057-1511

www.caps4caregivers.org


Family Caregiver Alliance
690 Market Street, Suite 600
San Francisco, CA 94104

www.caregiver.org


National Alliance for Caregiving
4720 Montgomery Lane, 5th Floor
Bethesda, MD 20814
www.caregiving.org

National Family Caregivers Association
10400 Connecticut Avenue, #500
Kensington, MD 20895-3944

www.nfcacares.org

 

Well Spouse Foundation
63 W. Main Street, Suite H
Freehold, NJ 07728

www.wellspouse.org

 

 

Meals/Nutrition


American Dietetic Association
120 S. Riverside Plaze, Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60606-6995
(Consumer Hotline)
www.eatright.org

Meals on Wheels Association of America
1414 Prince Street, Suite 302
Alexandria, VA 22314

www.mowaa.org


Physical activity and exercise for older adults


AmericanCollegeof Sports Medicine
P.O. Box 1440
Indianapolis, IN 46206-1440

www.acsm.org

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30333

www.cdc.gov
www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpa/physical/growing_stronger/

MedlinePlus
"Exercise for Seniors”
"Exercise and Physical Fitness"
www.medlineplus.gov

President’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports
Room 738-H
Department W
200 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20201-0004

www.fitness.gov

Small Steps
www.smallstep.gov