AARP is a membership organization that provides a wealth of resources for older adults including health, healthcare, job resources and retirement, caregiving, social security and Medicare, member benefits and discounts, and the ability to become an AARP Activist.
National Council on Aging (NCOA)
The NCOA website provides tools and resources for older adults and caregivers, including staying healthy, help paying bills, managing finances, finding a job or volunteer opportunity, and finding local resources.
Healthy Living Center of Excellence
The Healthy Living Center of Excellence (HLCE) delivers 12 evidence-based healthy living programs for older adults and their caregivers. Various programs are also held in Spanish. The HLCE website provides information about each of the programs, a calendar of related events, testimonials, volunteer opportunities, and a list of regional coalition partners.
Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH)
The MDPH website provides information about MDPH healthy aging activities, informational reports and links to resources that offer health education materials.
Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs (EOEA)
This website assists elders and their families with answers to questions about services and opportunities available to seniors and their caregivers in Massachusetts. The website provides information on caring for an aging parent, securing help for an elderly neighbor, getting nutritious meals delivered to a senior’s home, finding help parenting a grandchild, or learning more about prescription drug programs for elders.
This website is a joint effort of Mass Home Care and the Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs. The website assists older adults in finding a regional Elder Care agency or services and features, provides a family caregiver handbook, and features information on programs.
Massachusetts Association of Councils on Aging and Senior Center Directors
The Massachusetts Association of Councils on Aging and Senior Center Directors (MCOA) is a non-profit membership organization comprised of municipal Councils on Aging. The MCOA website includes information on programs and services for older adults, citizen consumer topics (e.g., Pension Assistance, Fuel/Utility Assistance, etc.), and health and wellness.
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