General Purpose

GENERAL PURPOSE LINKS:

 

American Association of Retired Persons

AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan association dedicated to enriching the aging experience of all Americans.

 

American Red Cross

American Red Cross is a humanitarian organization led by volunteers, providing relief in a variety of situations.

 

Canine Companions for Independence

A national nonprofit organization that provides highly trained assistance dogs to people with disabilities and to professional caregivers.

 

Catholic Charities USA

Catholic Charities USA is a private network of social service organizations working to support families, reduce poverty, and build communities.

 

Department of Veterans Affairs

Created in 1930, the VA serves as a diverse organization for veterans of military services and their dependents.

 

National Asian Pacific Center on Aging

The NAPCA serves as a national advocacy organization committee for the dignity, well-being and quality of life of Asian Pacific Americans in their senior years.

 

National Association for Hispanic Elderly

The ANPPM is a national, private, nonprofit organization focusing on the needs of older Hispanic persons and low-income elderly.

 

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging

This umbrella organization works to assist Americans by promoting the role of all Area Agencies on Aging.

 

National Caucus and Center for Black Aged, Inc.

The NCBA is an organization that focuses on improving the quality of life for African American and low-income elders.

 

National Institute on Aging

The NIA is the federal government’s primary agency promoting healthy aging by conducting and supporting biomedical, social and behavioral research.

 

Older Women’s League

Founded in 1980, OWL is a national membership organization striving to improve the status and quality of life for midlife and older women bridging the gap between women’s groups and organizations.

 

Senior Sites

This address lists over 5,000 non-profit housing communities in the United States, Guam and Puerto Rico.

 

Social Security Administration

 

Social Security Administration Access

This site provides access to related topics of interest.

 

United Way of America

A national system of volunteers, contributors, and local charities built on local organizations helping people in their own communities.

 

Washington Health Care Association

WHCA is a statewide non-profit organization representing over 330 assisted living and skilled nursing facilities in Washington state.

 

Senior Life Options P.O. Box 781 Lebanon, TN 37088

Seattle Area  (425) 508-1901

Nashville Area  (615) 449-0029

E-MAIL: wecare@seniorlifeoptions.net

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