This site is for people over 50: Your voice. Your choice. Your attitude.
Access 2 Readiness Coalition
The Access 2 Readiness Coalition was formed in response to the California Foundation for Independent Living Centers’ (CFILC) 2006 emergency preparedness summit. The website contains emergency preparedness planning resources for persons with disabilities and seniors, disaster preparedness tips, and state and national advocacy tools.
Administration on Aging
This site provides information from the Federal government on older persons and services for the elderly.
AgeNet Eldercare Network
This site is the national eldercare network: Its purpose is to meet the specific needs of the fastgrowing aging population and for their adult caregiving children.
Aging Services of California
Aging Services of California is a public-interest association representing providers of affordable housing, continuing care retirement communities, assisted living, skilled nursing, and home and community-based care.
American Federation for Aging Research
Since 1981 AFAR has helped scientists begin and further careers in aging research and geriatric medicine.
American Foundation for the Blind
Every seven minutes, someone in America will become blind or visually impaired. Since 1921, the American Foundation for the Blind to which Helen Keller devoted more than 40 years of her life has been eliminating barriers that prevent people who are blind or visually impaired from reaching their potential. The American Foundation for the Blind is dedicated to addressing the critical issues of literacy, independent living, employment, and access through technology for the ten million Americans who are blind or visually impaired.
American Society on Aging
American Society on Aging strides to Enhance the knowledge and skills of those working with older adults and their families.
Bureau of Census
A bureau of the US Department of Commerce provides facts and information on the US population particularly Census 2000.
California Association of Area Agencies on Aging
The California Association of Area Agencies on Aging is a non-profit organization representing California’s Area Agencies on Aging.
California Care Network
This site is designed to help you find state-licensed health, social services, mental health , alcohol and other drug, disability, and elder care services and facilities for a loved one, a friend, or yourself.
California Department of Aging
California Department of Aging administers a broad range of home and community-based services throughout California, working primarily with the 33 Area Agencies on Aging which serve seniors and adult with functional impairment.
US Housing and Urban Development, Housing for Seniors
Looking for housing options for yourself, an aging parent, relative, or friend? Do some research first to determine what kind of assistance or living arrangement you need; what your health insurance might cover; and what you can afford. Then check here for financial assistance resources and guides for making the right choice. Talk to a HUD-approved housing counselor if you have questions about your situation.
US Social Security Administration
You can apply online for Social Security retirement, disability, or spouses' benefits. It`s quick and easy, and all the information you give us will be secure.
An informational website of the nation's leader in the field of gerontology, Leonard Davis School at USC, on aging and continuing educational models for professionals working in long term care.
This site provides a wide variety of seniors oriented information
Images of Aging and Older Adults in the Media is a composite of websites dealing with images of aging as compiled by the CCoA Ageism Subcommittee.
Kaiser Commission on the Future of Medicaid
A website for the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation focusing on major health care issues.