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The Administration on Aging (AOA) is the principal agency of the U.S Department of Health and Human Services designated to carry out the provisions of the Older Americans Act of 1965 (OAA), as amended (42 U.S.C.A. § 3001 et seq.). The OAA promotes the well-being of older individuals by providing services and programs designed to help them live independently in their homes and communities.
Veterans and survivors who are eligible for a VA pension and require the aid and attendance of another person, or are housebound, may be eligible for additional monetary payment. These benefits are paid in addition to monthly pension, and they are not paid without eligibility to Pension.
A non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and accelerating the pace of medical discoveries to vastly improve the experience of aging and health.
Alliance is committed to ensuring social and economic justice and full civil rights for all citizens so that they may enjoy lives of dignity, personal and family fulfillment and security.
The Alzheimer’s Association is the largest national voluntary health organization dedicated to advancing research for the causes, treatments, and prevention of Alzheimer’s disease as well as to enhancing care and support for individuals, their families, and caregivers.
Organization for individuals 50+; provides member discounts, information and research, community services, and more.
An organization that focuses its energies on research, patient support, education and raising public awareness of the disease.
American Society of Aging is a nonprofit organization committed to enhancing the knowledge and skills of those working with older adults and their families.
The mission of the Arthritis Foundation is to improve lives through leadership in the prevention, control and cure of arthritis and related diseases.
Meals on Wheels service is a nutritious meal, companionship and a watchful eye on the health and safety or seniors.
Members of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) are attorneys who are experienced and trained in working with the legal problems of aging Americans and individuals of all ages with disabilities.
The National Association of Area Agencies on Aging’s primary mission is to build the capacity of its members so they can help older adults and people with disabilities live with dignity and choices in their homes and communities for as long as possible.
The mission of the NAFC is a simple one: reduce the stigma surrounding incontinence and provide education and support to those who are touched by the condition.
Formerly National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers Aging Life Care™, also known as geriatric care management, is a holistic, client-centered approach to caring for older adults or others facing ongoing health challenges.
One of the 27 institutes and centers of the National Institutes of Health that is at the forefront of the Nation’s research activities dedicated to understanding the nature of aging, supporting the health and well being of older adults, and extending healthy, active years of life for more people.
BenefitsCheckUp® is a comprehensive, free online tool that connects older adults with benefits they may qualify for.