|Almanac of Policy Issues: Seniors Issues|
News , background information and links on the older americans act and other federal programs affecting the nation's senior citizens , including meals on wheels.
Pasadena non-profit organization focusing on important issues affecting older adults especially mobility and transportation within the community.
|California United for Nursing Home Care|
Advocacy organization focusing on adequate funding of care and quality of services. includes research data and news stories.
Organizations whose mission is to improve the well being , rights , and autonomy of older persons through advocacy , education , and action.
|Cash Balance Pensions and Retirement Plan Conversions|
Site that tracks pension and retirement issues from a public policy perspective.
|Center on an Aging Society|
Non-partisian public policy institute that studies the consequences and opportunities of population aging for all aspects of society.
|Health and Retirement Study (HRS)|
The health and retirement study (hrs) is a source of longitudinal , cross-sectional data for researchers and policymakers who study aging. the hrs is based on a national sample of over 22 , 000 individuals who are interviewed every other year.
|Moving Ideas: Social Security|
Reports , progressive links and action alerts on social security issues.
|National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (N4A)|
Umbrella organization advocating to ensure that needed resources and support services are available to older americans. includes policy papers and press releases.
|National Policy and Resource Center on Nutrition and Aging|
Promotes active healthy aging through good nutrition. includes monthly reviews of related journals , public policy and legislation updates.
|Texas Silver-Haired Legislature|
Non-profit group advocating on issues affecting older adults in the state. includes details of resolutions , a directory , newsletters and a calendar of events.
|The Coalition of Wisconsin Aging Groups|
Non-profit grassroots advocacy organization concerned with issues affecting older persons and their families. list of member services and consumer advocacy information.
|The Mobility Needs of Older Americans|
Describes how an aging society adds to a range of transportation problems. includes an overview of special approaches and solutions.
|U. S. Senate Special Committee on Aging|
Conducts a continuing study of matters pertaining to problems and opportunities of older people. site includes hearings , events , and links to related government agencies.
|Washington State Senior Citizens' Lobby|
Forum for senior advocacy groups throughout the state. list of key issues , officers and member organizations.