Helpful Links

 

Federal Government

Department of Health and Human Services: www.os.dhhs.gov

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission: www.eeoc.gov

National Institute on Aging: www.nih.gov/nia

Pension and Welfare Benefits Administration: http://www.dol.gov/ebsa/welcome.html

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp: www.pbgc.gov

Social Security Administration: www.ssa.gov

General

American Association of Retired Persons: www.aarp.org

National Senior Citizens Law Center: www.nsclc.org

Elder law Issues: www.seniorlaw.com

Third Age: www.thirdage.com

Health And Research

Alzheimer’s Organization: www.alz.org

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: www.cdc.gov

Genealogy Home Page: www.genhomepage.com

Healthfinder: www.health.gov

National Association for Home Care: www.nahc.org (202) 547-7424

National Family Caregivers Association: www.nfcacares.org (800) 896-3650

National Institutes of Health: www.nih.gov

Visiting Nurse Association of America: www.vnaa.org (888) 866-8773

The Eldercare Locator

The Eldercare Locator identifies states and area agencies on aging that can refer you to local services. Call (800) 677-1116 between 8 a.m. and 9 p.m. weekdays, Eastern Standard Time (EST). Be prepared with the zip code of the person to be helped.