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AARP: Provides information on estate planning, finance management tips, and more

Administration on Aging (AOA):  This federal agency is responsible for advancing the concerns and interests of older individuals and their caregivers.

Alzheimer's Association:  National voluntary health organization committed to finding a cure for Alzheimer's and helping those affected by the disease.


Alzheimer's Foundation of America (AFA): The AFA's mission is to provide optimal care and services to individuals faced with dementia, and to their caregivers and families through member organizations dedicated to improving quality of life.


American Cancer Society:  Nationwide voluntary health organization dedicated to eradicating cancer as a major health issue through research, education, advocacy and service.


American Diabetes Association:  The American Diabetes Association is a non-profit health organization providing diabetes research, information, and advocacy.


American Dietetics Association:  The ADA is the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals.  Visit this site often to get timely, science-based food and nutrition information you can trust.


American Geriatrics Society:  A professional organization of health care providers dedicated to improving the health and well-being of all older adults.


American Health Care Association:  This association advocates for quality care and services for frail, elderly, and disabled Americans.


American Heart Association:  The American Heart Association's mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke.


American Lung Association:  Organization fighting lung disease in all of its forms, with emphasized attention on asthma, tobacco control, and environmental health.


American Pain Foundation:  This foundation's mission is to improve the quality of life of people with pain by raising public awareness, providing practical information, promoting research, and increase access to effective pain management.


American Society on Aging (ASA):  The ASA supports the commitment and enhances the knowledge and skills of those who seek to improve the quality of life of older adults and their families.


American Stroke Association:  A division of the American Heart Association that is solely focused on research education, fundraising and advocacy to help reduce disability and death from stroke.

America's Health Insurance Plans:  AHIP provides a unified voice for the community of health insurance plans.  A major policy goal for their members is to expand access to high quality, affordable coverage to all Americans.

Arthritis Foundation:  The foundation offers information and tools to help people live a better life with arthritis.

Caring Connections:  A program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO), this site provides free resources and information to help people make decisions about end-of-life care and services before a crisis.

Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA):  Resource site for the FCA that addresses the needs of families and friends providing long-term care at home.

Geriatric Mental Health Foundation: Explore this site for mental health information for older adults and their families, to find a geriatric psychiatrist, for news of Foundation programs, events, and more.

Hospice Foundation of America:  When faced with a life-limiting illness, the Hospice Foundation of America helps patients and their families to understand hospice care and the steps necessary to access this quality end-of-life option.