Strengthen Your State and Local Aging Plan: A Practical Guide to Expanding the Inclusion of LGBT Older Adults

July 11, 2017

As the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) older adult population grows, many Aging Network providers are starting to consider their needs and incorporate their perspectives in the planning process. By making some simple changes, LGBT populations can be brought to the table as aging services and programs are designed, implemented, and evaluated. This guide… Read more »

Integrated Care Resource Center

June 23, 2017

The Integrated Care Resource Center (ICRC) was established to help states share and learn about best practices for delivering coordinated health care to individuals dually eligible for Medicare and Medicaid, who are among the programs’ high-need, high-cost beneficiaries. ICRC is assisting the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Medicare-Medicaid Coordination Office in working with states to… Read more »

Native American One Stop Benefits Information Portal

October 26, 2015

Benefits.gov, the official benefits website of the United States, launched a portal of resources for Native American, Alaskan Native, and tribal populations. The portal, Native One-Stop, provides information about the services that are available through the Federal government. Native One-Stop conveniently houses any service that these populations may need with topics ranging from assistance for populations with… Read more »

Healthy Aging Web Resources

April 16, 2015

A listing of commercial, academic, government, and professional member organizations, in addition to links to event calendars and resources related to the topic of healthy aging.

Healthy Aging Portfolio

April 16, 2015

The Healthy Aging Portfolio is a web-based portal to the most current CDC data on key indicators of health and well-being, screenings and vaccinations, and mental health among older adults. The Healthy Aging Portfolio also includes data from the newly-released The State of Aging and Health in America 2013 report, as well as other hard-copy… Read more »

National Institute of Senior Centers

April 16, 2015

Every day, over 1 million older adults get connected at their local senior center. The National Institute of Senior Centers (NISC) is committed to supporting and strengthening the nation’s 11,000 senior centers through best practices, professional development, advocacy, research, and national standards and accreditation.

National Resource Center for Native Hawaiian Elders

April 16, 2015

Hā Kūpuna, the National Resource Center for Native Hawaiian Elders, is one of three National Resource Centers for Native Elders funded by the U.S. Administration on Aging (AoA), Department of Health and Human Services. Funded since 2006, Hā Kūpuna seeks to improve health and increase life expectancy of our treasured kūpuna (Native Hawaiian elders).

National Resource Center on Native American Aging (NRCNAA)

April 16, 2015

The National Resource Center on Native American Aging’s mission is to identify and increase awareness of evolving Native elder health and social issues. The NRCNAA’s vision is to empower Native people to develop community based solutions.

National Resource Center on Women and Retirement Planning

August 13, 2015

The Center assists the Aging Network to implement objectives to improve women’s economic security. Center makes information on basic financial and retirement planning available interactively online, and through workshops, fact sheets and other tools.

National Center for Benefits Outreach & Enrollment

April 16, 2015

This resource center helps organizations enroll seniors and younger adults with disabilities with limited means into the benefits programs for which they are eligible so that they can remain healthy and improve the quality of their lives.

National Aging Information and Referral Support Center

April 16, 2015

The Support Center provides information and referral systems design and management, service delivery and professional staff development supports to state and local aging networks. Training, technical assistance, product development and consultation are provided to build capacity and promote continuing development of aging information and referral services nationwide.

Aging and Disability Resource Center Technical Assistance Exchange

April 16, 2015

The purpose of this Task Order is to provide expert technical assistance and guidance to the Administration on Aging (AoA), AoA grantees and their partners, and other Aging Services Network organizations at the state, sub-state, and community levels. For the most part, assistance and guidance will be provided to AoA and AoA grantees for the… Read more »

Strengthening the Aging Network (SAN) Project

April 16, 2015

The National Association of States United for Aging and Disabilities’ (NASUAD) Strengthening the Aging Network (SAN) Project is a special initiative aimed at increasing the capacity of state agencies across the country to enhance their ability to play leadership roles in the development and implementation of cutting edge long term services and supports (LTSS) systems… Read more »

Services and Advocacy for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Elders (SAGE)

April 16, 2015

SAGE (Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders) is the country’s largest and oldest organization dedicated to improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) older adults. Founded in 1978 and headquartered in New York City, SAGE is a national organization that offers supportive services and consumer resources to LGBT older adults and their… Read more »