Useful Links: Aging Information
- Administration on Aging
The Administration on Aging's website provides information about aging programs and services as well as related topics of interest to consumers, families, and practitioners.
- National Council on Aging
Homepage of the National Council on Aging (NCOA), a prominent education, advocacy and service organization. Be sure to check out NCOA's Guide to Benefits for Seniors.
- National Institute on Aging
One of the National Institutes on Health, the National Institute on Aging promotes healthy aging through research and public education.
Homepage for AARP, the national advocacy organization for retired persons
- Eldercare Locator
Eldercare Locator is a national directory that helps caregivers get in touch with service providers anywhere in the country. It is sponsored by the Administration on Aging and is operated by the National Association of State Units on Aging.
- U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging
Provides information about hearings, legislation, and other aging-related news from Washington, D.C.
- Legal Handbook for Older Delawareans
Interactive handbook and downloadable PDF file with information on a variety of topics including consumer law, housing issues, advanced directives/living wills, health care and more
- National Center on Elder Abuse
Homepage for the National Center on Elder Abuse, which provides a wide range of resources related to elder abuse
- National Caucus and Center on Black Aging
The National Caucus and Center for Black Aging focuses on improving the lives of African American and low income older persons
- National Hispanic Council on Aging
The National Hispanic Council on Aging is an advocacy and research organization that focuses on the needs of Hispanic elderly.
- University of Delaware Library Gerontology Research Guide
Gerontology research guide with links to books, articles, and data/statistics