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!

AAHSA
American Association for Homes & Service for the Aging
http://www.aahsa.org

AARP
The American Association of Retired Persons is the nation's leading organization for people 50 and older.
http://www.aarp.org

Alzheimer's Association
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.
http://www.alz.org

American Academy of Opthalmalogy
http://www.aao.org

American Cancer Society
http://www.cancer.org

American Diabetes Association
http://www.diabetes.org

American Heart Association
http://www.americanheart.org

American Lung Association
http://www.lungusa.org

American Parkinson's Disease Association
http://www.apdaparkinson.com

American Red Cross
http://www.redcross.org

Arthritis Foundation
www.arthritis.org

Assisted Living Federation of America
The largest trade association exclusively devoted to the Assisted Living industry and the population it serves.
http://www.alfa.org

Brain Injury Association of America
http://www.biausa.org

Center For Healthy Aging
A non-profit organization whose mission is to meet the needs of aging adults and their families.
http://www.centerforhealthyaging.org/index.php

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.
http://www.ccaconline.org

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
The federal agency that administers the Medicare, Medicaid and Child Health Insurance Programs.
http://www.cms.hhs.gov

FATE
Foundation Aiding the Elderly
http://www.4fate.org

Florida Assisted Living Coalition
http://www.floridaassistedlivingcoalition.com

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.
http://www.hcaoa.org

Home Modification Action Project
http://www.homemods.org

The International Council on Active Aging
Changing the Way We Age
http://www.icaa.cc

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.
http://www.jcaho.org

Kidney & Urology Foundation of America, Inc.
http://www.kidneyurology.org

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging
http://www.n4a.org

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.
http://www.caremanager.org

National Council for Aging Care
Resources for living your fullest life
http://www.aginginplace.org

National Stroke Association
Reducing the Incidence & Impact of Stroke.
http://www.stroke.org

Pancreatica.org
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.
http://www.Pancreatica.org

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.
http://www.pancan.org

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.
http://www.seniorcitizensbureau.org

Seniors Serving America
Find opportunities to serve your community.
http://JoinSeniorService.org