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Links to National Organizations

Links to Local Chapters and Organizations

Links to General Senior Resources

These links provide useful information for senior citizens and their families.

39 and Over!
Community and Resources for Seniors and Caregivers
http://www.39andOver.com

50plus Expeditions
An adventure travel company dedicated exclusively to small group, active trips worldwide for people over 50.
http://www.50plusExpeditions.com

50PlusFun.com
Senior community for fun. We have everything from online games, jokes, hobbies, dancing lessons to practical resources such as weather, current local times around the world, calendars and real-time local gasoline price information.
http://www.50PlusFun.com

Asbestos.com

Information and resources with cancel and other life threatening illness caused by exposure to asbestos.

http://www.asbestos.com

Administration on Aging
Information designed for Older Americans and their families as well as those concerned about providing the opportunities and services to enrich the lives of older persons and support their independence.
http://www.aoa.gov

Aging with Grace
Offers solutions to caregivers throughout the United States & Canada who experience the stress of eldercare issues.
http://www.agingwithgrace.net

Aging Solutions
Articles, comprehensive checklists, and links to key resources ... designed to make it easier for family caregivers to quickly find the information they need ... and avoid overlooking something important in the care of their loved one.
http://www.aging-parents-and-elder-care.com

Baby Boomer Lifeboat
Tips, helpful information and resources for Baby Boomers seeking to retire on a limited or fixed income. Also a portal to selected sites that provide useful information, products and services for these Boomers.
http://www.BabyBoomerLifeBoat.com

CarePathways.com
An Internet Hub created by RNs who are dedicated to providing seniors and their family's access to quality information and creditable services.
http://www.CarePathways.com

Dignity Resource Council, Inc
Dignity Resource Council is a non-profit organization with the mission to provide educational and public awareness of the need for dignity preservation for persons with disabilities, the frail and elderly during assisted bathing and other personal care.
www.dignityrc.org

Elder Web
Ten-year old, award-winning online eldercare sourcebook.
http://www.elderweb.com

EndAlzheimers.com
Download Your Free Alzheimer's LifePlan Book

Readers are encouraged to develop healthy lifestyle habits for disease prevention, establish their personal memory fitness baseline record, and look ahead in developing a mild cognitive impairment treatment strategy - should mild cognitive impairment ever develop.
http://www.EndAlzheimers.com

Forward In Time
Community Awareness Programs for Public Television
http://www.forwardintime.com/

Free e-zine from Seniorresource.com
delivered monthly via email. Articles focus on housing and lifestyle issues, health and finances, travel, senior humor, URLs to surf for special information, discounts and free things, and timely topics for those rich in years.
http://www.Seniorresource.com

Grandparents Magazine
The Premier Grandparenting Site.
http://www.GrandparentsMagazine.net

Happy Health-Senior Living and Health
A place for 55+ readers to share advice about health, recreation, travel, and relationships.
http://www.HappyHealth.net

LetLifeIn.com
An online magazine geared to boomers, young seniors and recent retirees. The focus is on relationships and the issues the 50+ group encounters.The articles are fun, entertaining and sometimes irreverent.
http://www.LetLifeIn.com

Long Term Care Link
A Comprehensive Source of Long Term Care Information
http://www.LongTermCareLink.net

Medical Advice
An excellent resource for medical questions on medical diseases and symptoms, medical equipment and more!
http://www.webmedicals.com

Medical Service Options, Inc.
A resource library of documents, articles and revolutionary products that monitor, diagnose and treat various heart conditions. MSO provides products and services for physicians, nursing homes and hospitals that enhance the quality of care for the elderly.
http://www.msobiz.com

Medicare
The Official U.S. Government Site for Medicare Information with available inspection reports on nursing homes.
http://www.medicare.gov

Mobility-Advisor.com: Live More Independently
Educational resource with extensive articles on wheelchairs, scooters, accessories, wheel chair sports, disabled travel, transportation, and other mobility aids to enhance the lives of individuals of all ages who need mobility assistance.
http://www.mobility-advisor.com

The National Institute on Aging
NIA, one of the 27 Institutes and Centers of NIH, leads a broad scientific effort to understand the nature of aging and to extend the healthy, active years of life. NIA is the primary Federal agency supporting and conducting Alzheimer's disease research.
https://www.nia.nih.gov/

National PACE Association
Programs of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) provide and coordinate all needed preventive, primary, acute and long term care services so that older individuals can continue living in the community.
http://www.npaonline.org

NIH SeniorHealth
Featuring Health Information from the National Institutes of Health
http://nihseniorhealth.gov

Nursing Home Abuse News
Informational site covering nursing home abuse, various laws regarding abuse, ailments resulting from abuse/neglect, how to choose a nursing home and resources for elders to contact lawyers to learn more about their legal rights.
http://www.nursing-home-abuse-news.com

NursingHomeAlert.com
Focused on the prevention, recognition and correction of nursing home abuse.
http://www.NursingHomeAlert.com

Nursing Home Abuse Resource
Provides information, resources and legal advice to victims of elder abuse in nursing homes.
http://www.nursing-home-abuse-resource.com

Nursing Home InspectorTM
Powered by CarePathways.com
Detailed reports, ratings, rankings, graphics and analysis of every Medicare or Medicaid certified Nursing Home in the USA. Over 44,000 individual inspections available for review on-line!
http://www.CarePathways.com

Old Folks at Home on the World Wide Web
This is for people who don't think being old is an embarrassment, avoidable, reversible, disgraceful, a crime, a disease, or even a social faux pas.
http://www.flora.org/oldfolks

Organ Donation
This site is devoted to providing information and resources on organ donation and transplantation issues and to promote organ and tissue donation awareness.
http://www.organdonor.gov

RealAge Rheumatoid Arthritis Center
Contains extensive information about the causes and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis conditions.
http://rheumatoidarthritis.realage.com

Retirement Housing Online
Provides free information about Active Adult and Retirement Housing choices in communities throughout the United States in every price range and region.
www.RetirementHousingOnline.com

Retirement with a Purpose
Hobbies, grandparenting articles, volunteer ideas and more.
http://www.RetirementwithaPurpose.com

Savvy Senior
A question-and-answer weekly newspaper column that channels useful information and valuable resources to the growing senior population and the families who support them.
http://www.savvysenior.org

Scam of the Week-Senior Scams
Lists many of this year's most popular scams targeted at seniors.
http://scamalert.blog.com/senior-scams-this-years-highlights

SeniorDiscounts.com
Find the Gold in Golden Years. Get a 20% discount off membership in the SeniorDicounts Card Program
http://www.SeniorDiscounts.com

Seniorlink Online - A guide to eldercare planning and support
Seniorlink Online is a learning center dedicated to helping caregivers with information, support and expert advice about eldercare. Users can contact a Seniorlink care advisor for personalized help and to create an eldercare plan.
http://www.seniorlinkonline.com

Seniors Discount
Helping Seniors get the Best Price!
http://www.Seniors-Discount.com

Senior Living Foundation of the American Foreign Service
A private, non-profit, 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization established to assist retired members of the American Foreign Service who are physically or mentally unable to cope with old age. The Foundation provides information about and assistance in obtaining community, State, Federal and private resources. The Foundation offers senior citizens guidance through the often difficult process of gaining access to available resources.
http://www.slfoundation.org

Suddenly Senior
A fresh, funny look at geezerdom featuring humor, nostalgia, senior advocacy and useful information for those 50+. Updates daily. Written especially for the enjoyment of those of us too young to be old, it is seen and possibly read by over one million every month.
http://www.suddenlysenior.com

The Alexander Technique
The Alexander technique is a way of learning how you can get rid of harmful tension in your body. 
http://www.alexandertechnique.com

The Care Guide
A free and comprehensive resource to help you make informed decisions about seniors’ housing, care services and related matters for you or a loved one in Canada.
www.thecareguide.com

The Silver Lining News
"First With The Good News"
Updated World Wide News Stories, (International). Inspirational Stories. Submissions From Readers. Grandparent's Fun & Children's Happiness. Five Little Angels Story. Captain Moke's Quests. Web-ring Membership & Awards Available.
http://www.SilverLiningNews.com

The Ultimate Grandparent
Cards, and stories from "The Best Grandpa in the World" in England to his grandchildren in India.
http://www.ultimategrandparent.com

Virtual-Retirement.com
A complete Retirement Community Index for the US and Canada.
http://www.virtual-retirement.com

www.WomenBeyond50.com
This website is your source for the real truth about women's sexual desire beyond 50. It offers helpful information on the vital issue of sexuality for seniors.
http://www.WomenBeyond50.com