Resources

Here are some resources just for seniors:

4 Medical Supplies   Offers a range of mobility products including lift chairs, electric scooters, manual and power wheelchairs, stair lifts, and ramps.
50+Health   Health topics, lifestyle magazine, discussion forum, news and research.
50plus Expeditions   Adventure travel company specializing in trips for travelers 50 and over. Includes package descriptions, pricing, photos, and contact details.
55 Community Guide   National directory for active adult retirement communities, 55+ homes and home builders.
A Place For Mom, Inc   Referral service for those choosing assisted living, nursing homes, and retirement communities.
AARP   Organization for mature adults 50 and above in the United States. 
Ability Answers   Offers communication aids, computer adaptations, daily living aids, and environmental controls.
About.com: Senior Living   Articles and web portal geared to seniors.
Academy of Senior Professionals at Eckerd College (ASPEC)   One of three Institutes for Learning in Retirement in the U.S., an intellectual and social community for seniors.
Accent on Health   Motivation, inspiration and resources with tips on whole body conditioning for people over 50.
Accessibility Products   Sells healthcare equipment, including ambulatory aids, bathroom safety products, lift chairs, ramps, and daily living aids.
AdminaStar Federal   Approved durable medical equipment regional carrier. Administers Medicare for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in several states.
Administration on Aging   The Department of Health and Human Services offers comprehensive information for seniors including news, benefits and government programs.
Adult Day Care Group Consultants   Presents manuals for establishing and operating care facilities, as well as a guide for home care services.
Adult Retirement Communities   Listings of Senior Adult Retirement Communities in the United States.
Affordable Home Care Agency   Information on the staff of professional caregivers provided in Northern California at an affordable cost.
AgeVenture News Service   Reports news and trends for boomers and seniors.
Aging With Dignity   Advice on making health care decisions and what you want your loved ones to know.
Alliance for Retired Americans   Nationwide organization of more than 3 million members focusing on issues affecting seniors. Includes a weekly newsletter and legislative analysis.
Alternative Solutions in Long Term Care   Offers information and resources regarding recreation therapy and social work in the long term care industry.
AMAC   Association of Mature American Citizens 
American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging   A national nonprofit organization
American Medical Directors Association   National professional association committed to the continuous improvement of the quality of patient care by providing education, advocacy, information, and professional development for medical directors and other physicians who practice in the long term care continuum.
American Senior Fitness Association   Provides senior specific fitness training, certification and resources for exercise professionals who serve older adults as well as fitness information and tips for mature exercisers.
Aroga   Distributes low vision solutions, communication devices, learning assistance products, computer access hardware and software.
Assisted Living Federation of America   Provides consumer information, a searchable database of facilities, links, and information for providers.
Assisted Living Source   A nationwide directory helping seniors and their families to research housing options.
Assisted Senior Living   Assisted Senior Living combines data from government sources with reviews to provide a comprehensive and unbiased directory of senior living options.
Assistedliving.com   Housing and living options to assist elderly Americans maintain independence within their home communities.
Baby Boomer Bistro Home   Chat site for the over 50s featuring themed discussions and debates.
Baby Boomers Lifestyle Travel Guide   BoomVoyage a lifestyle travel guide for Baby Boomers and older people offering ideas, information, hot deals for travel. Includes travellers tales, what's hot at the moment and special offers.
BenefitsCheckUp   Helps older Americans find out about federal and state assistance programs for the aged.
Best Guide Retirement Communities   Find listings of retirement communities in the U.S. for over 55.
Best of the Web Senior Housing Directory   Offers a directory of senior housing facilities in the United States.
BestAssistedLiving   National directory of assisted living facilities including nursing homes, independent living, CCRCs, and eldercare. Helpful articles and Forum
Bon Secours Senior Health   Hampton Roads seniors with eSeniorHealth Magazine, free membership and health links.
BUPA Care Homes   Sheltered housing and assisted living development with management of over 245 homes around the UK.
Care Guide   Guide to seniors' housing and care services including retirement homes, nursing homes, home health care, adult lifestyle retirement communities, supportive housing and palliative hospice care in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario and Nova Scotia.
Care Pathways   Provides families and health professionals with details of the care options available in the USA, as well as offering support, needs assessment, and product sales.
Caregivers Advisory Panel   Collects, quantifies and interprets facts, opinions and needs of family caregivers to enable health care products manufacturers, service providers, and policy makers to gain insight for their decision making.
Caregiversguide.com   Search for long term care facilities, home care agencies, adult day care, and alternative facilities.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services   Newly named federal agency, formerly the Health Care Financing Administration, that administers the programs.
Chelmsford Retirement Action Group (CRAG)   CRAG seeks to promote and defend the interests of retired people and the achievement of a standard and quality of life commensurate with their right to independence in retirement.
Coastal Journeys Unlimited   Coastal Journeys Unlimited is an education/travel business located in Florence, Oregon providing learning adventure tours for seniors, retired people, and people from all walks of life.
Congress of California Seniors (CCS)   California nonprofit education and advocacy organization dedicated to improving the life of seniors. News and expert commentaries on a wide variety of issues.
Contact Assistive Technology   Provides products and services to increase or maintain the independence of persons with disabilities.
Council On The Ageing (COTA)   Consumer organization founded to protect and promote the wellbeing of older Australians. Offers a comprehensive range of news and information.
Culture Change Now   Challenges nursing homes to rethink the impersonal medical model of caring for our elders and adopt a social model, creating vibrant, elder
CWI Medical   Offers a full line of health care products and medical supplies.
Directory of Assisted Living Facilities   Senior housing list, by state, compiled by ElderNet.
DOROT Friendly Visiting   Friendly visitors volunteers are matched with homebound elders for weekly visits throughout the United States.
Easy Living   Provides Lifeline emergency medical alarm systems, as well as coordinates care management, home health care, and prescription saving options.
Elder Care Referral Services   Provides advice to families who need help locating quality retirement or care facilities for elderly relatives in Sacramento.
ElderHope, LLC   Provides information, support, links and book recommendations to the elderly, their caregivers, and the bereaved.
Elderhostel   Provides adventures for older adults through educational travel programs throughout the world.
ElderTreks   Adventure travel company for people 50 and over. Travel to over 50 exotic countries in small groups limited to 16 people.
Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine and Science: Aging and Exercise   A comprehensive and somewhat technical article on the physiological changes associated with human aging and the positive role that exercise can play.
Escape Holidays   First class, fully escorted motorcoach tours to New Orleans, San Diego, and other entertainment destinations. Senior discounts and information on travel itineraries.
Exclusive New Zealand Holidays   Tour planners, organizers, and operators of personalized tours in New Zealand and Australia.
Fifty Plus News 
Find Retirement Communities nationwide   Searchable directory of retirement communities in the USA
First Care Medical Equipment   Offers a wide range of discount power wheelchairs, scooters, lift chairs, hospital beds and other medical equipment.
Fit Senior Online Catalog   Fitness, sports, gymnastic, aerobic equipment, as well as cycles, treadmills and related products and prices.
Flying Help for Seniors   Provide travel companions to accompany retirees or disabled people on their trip and provide travel assistance from start to finish.
Gardening with the Elderly   Shows ways one can arrange gardening activities to accommodate physical changes as one gets older.
Gilbert Guide Senior Housing Directory   The Internet's leading senior housing guide and resource database offering expert advice, articles, tips and tools on emerging senior care trends.
Global Action on Aging   International grassroots citizen group working on issues of concern to older people and offering research on critical emerging topics.
Golden Opportunities   TV show dealing with issues facing older Americans and their families including medicine, finances and law.
Golden Years Gazette   Features articles about safety, nutrition, travel, money
GovBenefits.gov   Partnership of Federal agencies and organizations enhancing access to government assistance programs. A confidential online screening tool returns a personalized list of benefits.
Grand Times   This weekly magazine for active older adults examines life's opportunities and challenges.
GrandmaBetty.com   Information on topics of interest to seniors, everything from geriatric medicine to lottery numbers.
Grays at Play   Travel Adventures aimed at the Baby Boomer generation. An evolving journey with advice and tips for mid
Guide to Retirement Living   Lists retirement communities in the Mid
Harmony   Online magazine published by the Dhirubhai Ambani Memorial Trust to advocate views and issues of the elderly.
Healthy Findings Read more about the health-related topics that concern you most at HealthyFindings.com.
Hells Geriatrics   An interactive forum for fifty
Home Care Helper   Resources for home care providers on planning ethics, telehealth and elder suicide.
Home Front Magazine   An online magazine for today's seniors written by a gerontologist.
Home Health Aide Finders   Place for families to find, contact and hire home health aides in geographical area from database of aides. Information on list, registration, and contacts.
Home Health Provider   Resource for professionals in the managed care industry. Includes information on home health care, rehabilitation, geriatric care, infusion therapy and related topics.
Informed Decisions, Inc.   Caregiving and Elder Care Issues 
Innovative Healthcare Consultants   Provides senior care case management by assisting older people and their families with long
International Association of Homes and Services for the Ageing   An international membership association that represents providers of care for the ageing in over 30 countries. Information on their mission and conferences.
Intrepid Optimist   The online portal for 50+ intrepid optimists to record their adventures for others to enjoy. Write a story, blog or search for a travel partner.
Kansas Home Care Association (KHCA)   Nonprofit member organization providing leadership, support, advocacy, and services. Information on education, events, directory, and contacts.
La Dolce Living   Directory of senior care homes in the United States. Offers a free placement service for seniors. Includes articles and forum.
Laterlife.com   Lifestyle and lifetime information from planning a wedding anniversary to taking up new hobbies.
Lewin Medical   Broad range of medical supplies, wheel chairs and hospital beds available through online secure transaction website.
Liberty Medical   Today with a portable oxygen concentrator from Liberty Medical, you're free to travel anywhere and enjoy life.
Life Care Services   A leading developer and manager of continuing care, assisted living retirement communities throughout the United States.
LifeStream Elder Care Professionals   Professionals offering help on eldercare law, assisted living, elder law.
Little Brothers Friends of the Elderly   Nonprofit organization committed to relieving isolation and loneliness among the elderly within the United States. Features programs and services, locations, history and volunteer opportunities.
LivHOME   Offers programs to help elders live independently in their own homes. Services and stories.
London4seniors   Information and all you need to know as a senior visitor to London. Where to go, how to get around, tours available, museums, day trips.
Long Term Care   Mailing list for people who work in or provide care in long term care facilities.
Long Term Care Provider.com   Information for caregivers and professionals in the post
LTC Info   Informs physicians and other practitioners about clinical and management issues related to institutional long term care, both residential and short
Lumetra   Information on Medicare for beneficiaries, their families and providers.
Marwood Rest Home   An 87 bed long term care facility located in a residential setting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Mature Living Choices   Features active adult communities in the United States. Includes photographs, maps and list of amenities for each facility.
Maxi Aids   Offers a wide variety of products for daily living, mobility, low vision, hard of hearing, and technology.
Meals on Wheels Association of America   Offers support and professional training to those who provide congregate and home
Medical Depot   Catalog of medical supplies and assistive devices including mobility products and personal care items.
Medical Products Direct   Selling home healthcare products and living aids.
Medical Supply Depot, The   Home health supplies catalog featuring a large selection of products, from diabetic and incontinence supplies to walkers and wheelchairs.
Medical Supply Group   Offers diabetic supplies, exam gloves, wheel chairs, and daily living aids.
MedicalSuppliesPlus   Discount health products and medical supplies including first aid kits, medical supply equipment, wheelchairs, uniforms, hospital beds, diabetic and diabetes supplies, and carpal tunnel wrist wraps.
Medicare   Information about plans, contacts, publications, health care fraud and nursing homes.
MediEquip   Supplies a full line of health care products for individuals, health care agencies and institutions.
MedlinePlus: Senior Health   Listings on physicians, nutrition, drug trials and caregiver support for seniors.
Medstar   Retailer of beds, mattresses, disposables, and wound care supplies.
Mental Health and Aging   This site will assist older adults and their families in obtaining appropriate mental health and aging services, and teach them how to advocate to get their needs met.
MobilityStore.com   Features a wide variety of mobility products ranging from bathroom and dressing aids to power wheelchairs and scooters.
Momiji Health Care Society   Assisting Canadians, primarily senior citizens of Japanese
National Active Retirement Association (NARA)   An informational clearinghouse and networking organization for trends and opportunities in the baby boomer and retirement industries.
National Association for Home Care (NAHC)   Trade association representing the interests and concerns of home care agencies, hospices, home care aide organizations, and medical equipment suppliers.
National Association of Senior Friends   Entertainment and educational activities, health screenings, and discounts on items from insurance to flowers, prescriptions to car rentals.
National Association of State Units on Aging (NASUA)   Provides guidance and resources to state and area agencies on aging. Offers assessment guides, public policy updates and educational meetings.
National Center for Assisted Living   NCAL is the assisted living voice of the American Health Care Association (AHCA), an organization representing long term care providers. Provides educational resources, news and consumer information.
National Citizens' Coalition for Nursing Home Reform   A consumer and advocacy group for long term care.
National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare   NCPSSM provides advocacy and information campaigns for these landmark federal programs.
National Council on the Aging   Network of organization and professionals serving older persons through education, research, leadership and advocacy. Member services, news, data, programs.
National Long Term Care Ombudsman Resource Center   Provides support, technical assistance and training to the state programs and their local networks. Includes news and a search function.
National Private Duty Association   Consists of organizations that provide medical and non
National Senior Games Association   Promoting healthy lifestyles for seniors through education, fitness and sports.
National Senior Spelling Bee   The contest is open to adults who are at least 50 years old. Includes word lists and local Bees information.
New LifeStyles Online   A complete guide to senior housing and care options, listing all state licensed senior housing facilities in the major metropolitan areas nationwide.
New Mexico Senior Olympics   Information on their annual state games and events held throughout the year. Includes a quarterly newsletter, results, events, records and senior profiles.
New Young Travel 50+   Travel information site dedicated to 50+ seniors. Online magazine style information delivering interesting features and travel deals for the older traveller. Covers Holiday ideas, Singles travel, best way to research your vactaion, and special discounts.
NHS Care   Provides medical long term care help for seniors including estate planning, asset protection and elder law information.
Nursing Home Information   Information provided to answer nursing home questions, including Medicare, Medicaid, patient rights, abuse, survey results, regulations, and complaint handling.
OASIS   Education for older adults and senior volunteer opportunities throughout the United States.
Odysseys Unlimited   Offers small group tours and small ship cruises worldwide. Includes a company profile, catalog request form and a suggested reading list
Offers unique Africa safaris for senior travellers   Safari group travel company for 50+ Seniors. An opportunity to explore the real Africa, meet local tribes and be up close and personal with wildlife.
Older Women's Network (OWN)   New South Wales organization committed to promoting the rights, dignity and well
OlderWiserWomen   Collection of articles by and for women, telling their stories, and helping to redefine aging into a positive experience.
ORCCA Technology   Proposes assistive technology and interactive multimedia products, including computer keyguards, communication aids, adapted camera, adapted switches.
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)   San Francisco State University offers this program for people over 50 with courses from politics to personal growth, and opportunities for community service.
OurParents   A database of all licensed senior housing in the United States. Matches your family's needs with the right care option provider. Strives to provide immediate and unbiased senior care options.
Over 50 and Overseas   International volunteer opportunities for people over 50. Includes organization lists and links. Tips on choosing and planning. Articles and links.
Over 50s   Chat, insurance, investment, friends and forum for over 50s age group.
Pathway Health   Information on planning and development of assisted living, long term care, CEU's, regulatory compliance, survey and crisis management, and PPS medicare.
PCP Medical   Provider of electromedical products and durable medical equipment.
Planned Seniorhood   Directory of active adult communities by state. Includes articles on senior
Portraits of Senior Athletes   "Growing Old is Not For Sissies" Two black and white photography books about senior athletes doing the sports that they love best.
Private Communities   A consumer guide to gated retirement communities, golf resort communities and vacation property.
Professional Senior Health Care Resources   A dual focus site collecting informative articles, presentations, events, jobs and grants, and other resources for general public and geriatric professionals.
Quality Medical Inc.   Provides a variety of healthcare products with a focus on canes, crutches, wheelchairs, and walkers.
Rehaboutlet   Offers products for rehabilitation, physical therapy, sports medicine, pain management and massage therapy.
Retire To Enjoy   Online retirement guides, daily news, retirement tips, weekly buzz, monthly features.
Retirement Communities   We toffer a growing directory listing of assisted living, nursing care, alzheimer's care, home care, continuing care, and other retirement community providers.
Retirement Community   Directory of retirement communities in the USA, ranging from active adult, assisted living, alzheimer's, and home and continuing care.
Retirement Homes   Index of retirement homes and other care facilities in North America. Includes a forum, resources, and job listings for work in the industry. Requires registration.
Retirement Net   Retirement communities, homes and properties, including active retirement communities and adult real estate developments, assisted living and continuing care.
Rockport Tours   Senior bus tours including Kenya wildlife safaris, Alaskan cruises, Washington cherry blossoms and theatre tours.
Romeo Club   Retired Old Men Eating Out gives members an opportunity to meet in their community. Features local chapters.
Saga Holidays   Specialists in providing travel services to people over 50. Details of river and sea cruises, resort holidays, tours, short breaks, special interest and activity holidays.
Save money in the UK with Senior Discounts   Travel, Accommodation and many other discounts plus money saving tips and exclusive offers available to seniors living in the United Kingdom.
Senior Fitness.com 
Senior Citizen Website   News and information relating to seniors, forums, opportunities for self expression, articles, free e
Senior Connection   Multimedia radio
Senior Connections   Resources for seniors and their caregivers in Virginia
Senior Emporium   Provides mobility, vision, hearing, and daily living aids for seniors.
Senior Health Week   News and information for seniors.
Senior Health, from About.com   Links, articles, and information on senior health and fitness.
Senior Housing Net   Find housing for yourself or someone you love. View photos, maps, floor plans and virtual tours of assisted living facilities, retirement communities, and nursing homes.
Senior Housing Networking Community   A free online senior housing/assisted living community for developers, owner/operators and others involved in development, marketing, management and finance.
Senior Journal: Daily News for Senior Citizens   Daily news website for senior citizens covering aging, health, politics and government programs.
Senior Living Guide   Free referral source and contact listings for helping the elderly find appropriate living arrangements in the Florida area.
Senior Mag   Online resource for seniors and caregivers including health, nutrition, healthy cooking, state and local resources, and residential care options.
Senior Online Community   Provides an Internet community for seniors to meet, and communicate with other seniors of similar interests.
Senior Scene Online   News, online articles, online forum and resource guide for mature adults over 50 in Northwest Louisiana.
Senior Scope   Publication catering to the aging population in Winnipeg and the surrounding areas in Manitoba, Canada.
Senior Service America   Non profit organization providing employment and training opportunities to seniors across the country. Include program details and local events.
Senior Stays   Information to assist you plan your next holiday with deals on tours, accommodation and airfares worldwide.
SeniorCenter.com   Online community for seniors, providing news, sports, shopping, discussion forums and health information.
seniorDECISION   Rating and reviews of senior health care and housing, home health care, independent living, retirement communities, assisted living, alzheimer's care, and nursing homes.
SeniorDiscounts.com   Listing of where seniors can find businesses which offer age
SeniorMag.com   National Directory of U.S. Home Care and Health Care Service Providers 
 Seniors Choice   Local news, entertainment and resource directory with a focus on British Columbia.
Seniors Go Travel.com   Travel information for the seasoned traveler. A fresh innovative site for the Canadian Senior.
 Seniors Network   Bulletin boards, notice boards and discussion forums for seniors in the UK.
Seniors Resource Guide   A guide to senior services and resources on healthcare providers, housing options, emergency services, community resources, and professional articles on aging.
Senior's Summer School   Offering seniors an opportunity to enhance their summer through leisure, education and discovery, at campus locations across the United States and Canada.
 SeniorSite   Online community for mature seniors 55 and over and their families. Latest health news and information, chat rooms, and entertainment.
Shield Healthcare   Selling disposable medical products and services for the treatment and care of patients in the home.
Senior Match  The best dating site for 50 plus and senior singles. It offers you a great platform to meet activities partners, travel companions or your dream lover!
Silver Sneakers   Fitness programs for seniors working in conjunction with health plans.
Sisley Garden Tours in Britain and Europe   Garden lovers' vacation on a tour of Beth Leydon's selection from the best gardens of England,Scotland, Wales, France and The Netherlands
Small Town Retirement   Lists information and retirement communities in small towns.
SNAP for Seniors   Provides access to the most current and complete database of all licensed senior housing in the United States including a growing number of independent living communities.
Snowbirdhelper.com   Snowbirdhelper most complete travel tool for Snowbirds, Potential Snowbirds or warm weather travelers. Everything needed for travel. Maps, hotels, airline tickets, events, tourist information, weather, online store
Society of Military Widows (SMW)   Support group for widows of military personnel with membership in local chapters or national at
Specialty Medical   Proposes a broad variety of home medical equipment, mobility aids, and bath safety products.
Staying Healthy at 50+   AHRQ consumer information on ways people age 50 and older can stay healthy, tips on living habits, to help prevent disease, screening tests, and immunizations.
Technical Solutions Australia   Specializes in electronics for people with disabilities. Features adapted toys, switches, and communication aids.
The Canadian Home Care Association   Information about home care services in Canada. Membership and available brochures information.
The Information Source for Adult Day Centers   A newsletter written specifically for the owners and operators of US adult day care centers.
The National Association of Activity Professionals   Provides support services to activity professionals through education, advocacy, technical assistance, promotion of standards, fostering of research, and peer and industry relations.
The Senior Care Guide   Explores senior care options and offers a search function by type of facility and location.
The Senior Citizens League   Seniors advocacy association working to safeguard earned benefits including military and government retirements, improvements in Social Security, Notch solution and Seniors CPI.
The Seniors Coalition   Advocacy organization to protect the quality of life and economic well
Theater Bus   For the over 55s 
Therapeutic Activity Certification   Basic and advanced classes to train individuals to conduct and lead activities in long term care facilities.
Therubins.com   Health, medical and social information of interest to the elderly.
Thompson Pharmacy and Medical Supply   Providing products for healthcare needs.
TLChoices, Inc.   Browse through our list of senior housing.
Today's Seniors Network   Includes local, regional and national news of interest to seniors.
TodaySenior.com   Senior resource site containing, community forums, shopping, event calendar, free e
Tourco's Firstline Tours   The official tour operator for the Minnesota Senior Federation. Our tours are tailored to fit Minnesota's seniors.
Travel Oxygen Specialists   Oxygen Freedom provides travel oxygen for those oxygen
USA Senior Housing   Guide to retirement communities around the country. Find Assisted Living Communities, Nursing Homes, Retirement Communities, Independent Living, Alzheimers Care.
Valor Tours, Ltd.   Worldwide battlesite and historical tours and cruises, led by experts; sites include WWII, Vietnam, Korea, other historical battles; online discussion for vets.
Walking The World   Walking trips for people 50 and older. Includes destinations and trip information.
Warning about use of psychotropic drugs   This is a warning about the use of psychotropic drugs in nursing homes and the importance of Power of Attorney. Also includes Chicago Tribune story concerning this topic.
Where To Live After 50   Guide to retirement and active adult communities, senior lifestyle options, and assisted living facilities. Information on products and services for people over 50.
Where to Retire Magazine   Magazine covers America's best retirement regions, cities, towns and developments.
Wisconsin Homecare Organization   Statewide trade association for home health care providers. Includes information for consumers.
WisdomKing.com   Provides assisted daily living, mobility, orthopedics, and exercise products.
Women in Our 60s   Women age 60
Woodlake Technologies   Offers a wide range of assistive technology solutions, equipment, software, training, and funding assistance for people with disabilities.
Woodlands   Central Maine's retirement community offering independent and assisted living options.