Online Gerontology Resources

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Administration on Aging General aging information in 8 languages.

Age Work Career Center For employers and job seekers in the aging field.

Alzheimer's Association - Greater Sacramento Chapter Information, support and Alzheimer's research.

Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral Center Information about causes, symptoms and treatments.

Alzheimer's Society Information about dementia.

AARP Information and opportunities for people over 50.

American Health Assistance Foundation - Alzheimer's Research Risk factors, symptoms and prevention of Alzheimer's.

American Society on Aging Community resources for the aging population.

Assisted Living Directory - California Directory of Assisted Living facilities in California.

Assisted Living Directory - Sacramento Directory of Assisted Living facilities in Sacramento.

Association for Gerontology in Higher Education Colleges and universities promote education, training and research courses in aging.

California Association for Adult Day Health Services (CAADS) Non-profit organization promoting adult day services instead of institutionalized care.

California Association of Health Facilities (CAHF) Guide to long term care services and resources.

California Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (CAHSA) Aging advocacy and job opportunities.

California Association for Health Services at Home (CAHSAH) Home care association with legislative information.

California Council of the Alzheimer's Association Alzheimer's education and advocacy.

California Council on Gerontology and Geriatrics Information about education and legislation relating to sick and well elders.

California Health Care Foundation Resources including health plans, health policy, Medicare, financing and propositions.

California Nursing Home Search Information on selecting a nursing home and interactive nursing home look-up by city.

Community Services Planning Council (CSPC) A catalyst to ensure that all residents have access to the amenities and services that make the Sacramento Region the most livable community in California.

Congress of California Seniors This website is one of the many ways CCS keeps California seniors, their families and their communities informed about important issues.

Elder Link Free senior referrals and care information.

Elder Living Source Search options and information regarding Elder Living Facilities.

Family Caregiver Alliance Resource for cargivers including research, advice and public policy. Available in English, Spanish and Chinese.

GeroWeb Online encyclopedia for aging related topics including volunteer groups, death and dying, retirement, social groups, minorities, etc.

Gerontology Society of America Scientific information about aging.

Health Care Finance Administration Government Center for Medicare and Medicaid services.

Kaiser Family Foundation Updated health care information.

Modern HealthCare Journal A magazine that discusses health care including such topics as: patient care, legal affairs, technology, surveys and the top 100 hospitals.

National Council on Aging Information on aging, advocacy, research and jobs.

National Institute on Health An agency part of the Department of Health and Human Services. A medical research center devoted to healthy living.

Needy Meds Comprehensive medication information.

Retirement Housing Foundation Search for retirement housing in the U.S..

Sacramento Network of Care Community resource for the elderly and people with disabilities, including their caregivers and service providers.

Social Security Administration Information about Social Security and its benefits.

White House National White House webpage.