This federal agency is responsible for advancing the concerns and interests of older individuals and their caregivers.
National voluntary health organization committed to finding a cure for Alzheimer’s and helping those affected by the disease.
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.
Nationwide voluntary health organization dedicated to eradicating cancer as a major health issue through research, education, advocacy, and service.
The American Diabetes Association is a non-profit health organization providing diabetes research, information, and advocacy.
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.
A professional organization of health care providers dedicated to improving the health and well-being of all older adults.
This association advocates for quality care and services for frail, elderly, and disabled Americans.
The American Heart Association’s mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
Organization fighting lung disease in all of its forms, with emphasized attention on asthma, tobacco control, and environmental health.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The foundation offers information and tools to help people live a better life with arthritis.
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.
A public service of the US administration on Aging, connecting you to services for older adults and their families.
Resource site for the FCA that addresses the needs of families and friends providing long-term care at home.
Explore this site for mental health information for older adults and their families, to find a geriatric psychiatrist, for news of Foundation programs and events, and more.
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.
Provides information, education, networking, and assistance to those who deal with elder care legal services and people with special needs.
The National Association of Area Agencies on Aging’s (n4a) mission is to provide services which make it possible for older individuals to remain in the comfort of their own home.
This site supports, empowers, and educates the more than 50 million Americans who care for a chronically ill, elderly, or disabled loved one. NFCA addresses the common needs and concerns of all family caregivers.
Conducting and supporting research on aging and the health and well-being of older people.
The NOD raises disability awareness through programs and information, ultimately looking to increase participation of disabled individuals in basic life activities.
This educational site on Parkinson’s disease supports the foundation’s efforts to improve the quality of care for people with Parkinson’s disease through research, education and outreach.
The National Private Duty Association (NPDA) is the nation’s first association for providers of private duty home care, including non-medical homecare services. The NPDA leads the industry that care for people at home through education and advocacy.
The National Resource Center promotes active, healthy aging by working to reduce nutrition risk among older adults, especially minorities with health disparities.
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is the United States government’s primary agency for protecting the health of all Americans.