AARP (Association for the Advancement of Retired People)
601 E Street NW
AARP is a nonprofit organizationthat promotes quality of life for people ages 50 and older. Its Web site has information about health and family issues, medicine costs, finances, and more. AARP
advocates at the national, state, and local levels and provides opportunities
for service and involvement.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Healthy
4770 Buford Highway, Northeast
Web site provides health information for older adults and caregivers, relevant health
statistics, and links to many aging-related Web sites.
National Institutes of Health Senior
9000 Rockville Pike
1-800-222-2225 Aging Information Center
This website for older adults offers aging-related
health information. The website's senior-friendly features include large
print, simple navigation, and short, easy-to-read segments of information. A
visitor to this website can click special buttons to hear the text aloud, make
the text larger, or turn on higher contrast for easier viewing.
site was developed by the National Institute on Aging and the National
Library of Medicine, both part of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). NIHSeniorHealth features up-to-date health information from NIH. Also,
the American Geriatrics Society provides independent review of some of the
material found on this website.