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Websites for Seniors

 Access America for Seniors Opens in a new window

The Access America for Seniors Website has information that will help seniors conduct business with federal agencies faster and easier.

 Administration on Aging Opens in a new window

The Administration on Aging website educates older people and their caregiver about benefits and services that can help them.

 American Association of Retired Persons Opens in a new window Exit Disclaimer - Opens in a new window

This site has information, education, advocacy, and community information for people over 50.

Also, visit the Medicare Fraud pamphlet.- Opens in a new window Exit Disclaimer - Opens in a new window

 Benefits Check Up Opens in a new window Exit Disclaimer - Opens in a new window

Created by the National Council on the Aging (NCOA) this free, easy-to-use website helps older Americans identify their eligibility for a wide range of public assistance programs. It compares the information you give with eligibility requirements for Social Security, Medicaid, Food Stamps, Weatherization, in-home services, pharmacy programs, and state programs. A printable report of programs and enrollment information is available.

 Healthy Aging for Older Adults Opens in a new window

The Healthy Aging for Older Adults Website sponsored by the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion provides information on a wide range of topics including: Health-Related Behaviors Chronic Diseases, Infectious Diseases, Immunizations for Adults, and Injuries Among Older Adults.

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Medicare Interactive provides Medicare-related information on topics such as eligibility and enrollment, coverage, rights and protections, health plan options, prescription drugs, and programs for people with lower income.

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The NIH SeniorHealth website containing information for older adults was developed by the National Institute on Aging and the National Library of Medicine, both part of the National Institutes of Health. This website contains a wide range of information on many health topics including: Alzheimer's Disease, Arthritis, Balance Problems, Breast Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Diabetes, Exercise for Older Adults, Hearing Loss, Lung Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Taking Medicines, and many more.

Disclaimer: The pages in this section contain external links that are not the responsibility nor under the control of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) or the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). Neither CMS nor DHHS can attest to the accuracy, currency, or comprehensiveness of the information on any other site pages--such data are entirely the responsibility of the Webmaster of the site visited. Furthermore, CMS and DHHS do not endorse any commercial products or services that might be mentioned on these sites.