Links to Senior Organizations & Associations
These links provide useful information for senior citizens and their families. Don’t forget to bookmark us before you go!
The Alzheimer’s Association is the largest national voluntary health organization supporting Alzheimer’s research and care. On this site, you’ll find information about the disease, our programs and services, and our advocacy efforts.
Continuing Care Accreditation Commission
The CCAC’s accreditation program is based on the belief that accreditation promotes and maintains quality and integrity in the retirement community industry.
Home Caregivers Accreditation Of America
(HCAOA) establishes a required accreditation for non-medical in home companion care giving. We Accredit home care giving agencies and offer families security when searching for a non-medical in home companion care giving company for seniors and others at home.
Joint Commission On Accreditation Of Healthcare Organizations
An independent, not-for-profit organization, the Joint Commission is the nation’s predominant standards-setting and accrediting body in health care.
National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers
Nationwide group of more than 2000 geriatric care managers who assist seniors and family members in all aspects of their life.
Confronting Pancreatic Cancer, has a database which is the largest compilation of clinical trials against pancreatic cancer in the world, comprised of almost 370 trials in more than 1,000 locations throughout the world, more than five times larger than NCI’s PDQ database. Pancreatica is available for patient or physician study and review and receives no remuneration if patients join any of the trials.
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN)
A non profit organization founded in 1999 by surviving family members of individuals who have died of pancreatic cancer. A national public-benefit advocacy organization for the pancreatic cancer community.
Senior Citizens Bureau
The only national membership organization of its kind, the Senior Citizens Bureau is the ‘watchdog’ for the senior industry. With over 7500 corporate and individual senior members, the SCB provides entertainment,information and pre-screened referrals to senior adults.