Senior Resources

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)

The AARP administers programs that assist older Americans. These programs, funded by grants or cooperative agreements with governments or private organizations, provide a wide variety of services including job training, tax assistance, assistance with important lawsuits being decided by the courts, and much more.

Administration on Aging

The Administration on Aging provides home and community-based services to millions of our nation's vulnerable and hard to reach older persons through the programs funded under the Older Americans Act.

Alzheimer’s Association

Committed to finding a cure for Alzheimer's and helping those affected by the disease, the Alzheimer’s Association provides education and support for people diagnosed with the condition, their families, and caregivers.

Seniors Walking

American Aging Association

The American Aging Association promotes research that helps all men and women to lead a long, healthy and productive life.

Elder Care Locator

Elder Care Locator is a national directory assistance public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging that helps people locate aging services in every community throughout the United States. The primary goal of the service is to promote awareness of and improve access to state, area agency and local community aging programs and services.


Medicare is a health insurance program for people 65 years of age and older, some disabled people under 65 years of age, and people with End-Stage Renal Disease (permanent kidney failure treated with dialysis or a transplant).

National Center on Elder Abuse

Find assistance and information about elder abuse, including how to report elder abuse, find community coalitions, etc.

National Council on the Aging

The nation's first association of organizations and professionals dedicated to promoting the dignity, self-determination, well being, and contributions of older persons. The National Council on the Aging members include senior centers, area agencies on aging, adult day services, faith congregations, senior housing, health centers, employment services, and consumer organizations.

National Institute on Aging

The National Institute on Aging (NIA), leads a broad scientific effort to understand the nature of aging and to extend the healthy, active years of life. The NIA's mission is to improve the health and well-being of older Americans through research.

Senior Job Bank

The Senior Job Bank is a comprehensive list of job sources and other resources for seniors.

Social Security Administration

Social Security is more than a retirement program. It provides you and your family with disability, retirement and survivor's protection. The age at which you can receive your full retirement benefits is rising. But you can still collect retirement benefits as early as age 62.