Alphabetical List of Links by Subject
May is Aging Americans Month

AARP: American Association of Retired Persons many interesting articles
AARP Research Center research results and reference information on aging from the American Association of Retired Persons
AgeNet, all about aging
Aging On the World Stage Perspectives for the Media on Longevity with World Experts on Population Aging - PDF file
Aging World: 2001 international report on population from the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
Americas Face Challenge of Aging Populations, PAHO Report Says
Assisted Living Federation of America
Benefits Checkup "a free, easy-to-use service that identifies federal and state assistance programs for older Americans. Researching these programs used to be a time-consuming, frustrating experience. But no longer"
CareGuide elder care and child care
Completing A Life "a resource for taking charge, finding comfort, and reaching closure"; from Michigan State University
ElderCare Online chatrooms, discussion groups, message board
Elder Mistreatment: Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation in an Aging America online book - Although a frequent occurrence, little research has been conducted to examine the causes and effective means of preventing mistreatment of the elderly
ElderWeb articles, information
The Forgetting: A Portrait of Alzheimer's covers the experience, symptoms, risk factors, how to cope, resources
GenderNet lots of statistics from the World Bank
May is Older Americans Month Better Business Bureau
NIH Senior Health from the National Institutes of Health
Science for Seniors latest studies and news "The best online community for seniors"
SeniorNet senior education about computer technology and the Internet
Social Gerontology and the Aging Revolution
Social Security Handbook

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