Sample forms and resources are provided for example purposes only. They should be updated and modified according to your local laws and your organization’s needs.

Toolkit: An Introduction to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Office for Older Americans

October 25, 2016

In this webinar, listeners will learn about the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the Bureau’s Office for Older Americans – dedicated specifically to financially protecting and educating seniors. In this webinar, listeners will explore how the CFPB’s unique consumer response system collects consumer feedback and takes necessary action to address product and/or service issue(s)…. Read more »

Toolkit: Improving Aging Services for LGBT Seniors

August 17, 2017

In this webinar, listeners will have the opportunity to learn from Tim R. Johnston, Manager of Education and Training for the National Resource Center on LGBT Aging – why it’s different to grow older as a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender identified individual. This interactive webinar explored the culture, needs and concerns of LGBT older… Read more »

Special Issue 2015: Home- and Community-Based Meal Services for Older Adults

August 28, 2015

The goal of this Special Issue of the Journal of Nutrition in Gerontology and Geriatrics is to feature state-of-the-field original articles that provide research-based insight into different programs and approaches that deliver nutrition-related home- and community-based services (HCBS). This is the first single body of work that details many facets of evidence regarding these programs,… Read more »

Financial Steps for Caregivers: What You Need to Know about Protecting Your Money and Retirement

August 13, 2015

‘Financial Steps for Caregivers’ is designed to help caregivers make important financial decisions – decisions that can affect both short-term and long-term financial security, as well as retirement. This resource offers information to assist caregivers as they embark on family financial planning, household budgeting, securing part-time work, preparing financial and legal documents, contending with elder… Read more »

The State of Grandfamilies in America 2014

April 15, 2015

Grandfamilies or kinship families are families in which children reside with and are being raised by grandparents, extended family members, and adults with whom they have a close family relationship, such as godparents or close family friends. About 7.8 million children live in grandfamilies in the United States and about 2.4 million children are being… Read more »

What’s Cooking? USDA’s Mixing Bowl

April 15, 2015

What’s Cooking is a consumer-friendly interactive tool that offers families lower cost cooking alternatives, healthy meal planning, grocery shopping, and food preparation for all to enjoy. This interactive tool allows users to search an extensive database of healthy recipes as well as filter and sort results by program, meal, cuisine, cost, and several other options…. Read more »

Food Safety Tips for Home Delivered Meal Program Participants

July 21, 2015

This flyer is a handy resource to share with home-delivered meal clients, as a reminder of safe food handling practices for the daily, hot meals they receive. It was developed in collaboration with the Food Safety and Inspection Service and the Meals On Wheels America.

Older Adults General Nutrition Resource List – September 2013

April 15, 2015

This publication is a collection of general nutrition resources for older adults organized into: 1) resources for consumers, 2) resources for professionals and 3) contact information for organizations with resources on nutrition for older adults. Resources listed in this document include Web sites, pamphlets and books as well as cookbooks and newsletters. Topics discussed include… Read more »

Better Health and You

April 15, 2015

A consumer-friendly resource that outlines how healthy weight status, healthy eating, physical activity and stress management can support optimal health.

Young at Heart: Tips for Older Adults

April 15, 2015

A consumer-friendly resource that outlines for older adults how healthy weight status, healthy eating, physical activity and stress management can support optimal health.

America’s Health Rankings

April 15, 2015

The America’s Health Rankings are based on an analysis of social, individual and public health measures such as public health expenditure, preventable hospitalization, primary care physician data, chronic disease prevalence, educational attainment, obesity and risky behaviors like smoking and physical inactivity. Available on the America’s Health Rankings site are an annual report, a senior focused… Read more »

Health 2013

April 15, 2015

Health, United States, 2013 is the 37th annual report on the health status of the Nation and is submitted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services to the President and Congress. It contains detailed tables and charts on health status and its determinants, health care resources, health care utilization, and health insurance and expenditures.

An Aging Nation: The Older Population in the United States

April 16, 2015

This report examines how the age structure of the U.S. population is expected to change over the coming decades and focuses on the older population in terms of age, sex, race, and Hispanic origin. The U.S. population is projected to grow older over the next several decades and the racial and ethnic composition of the… Read more »