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AdoptionGuides

www.adoption.com

adoption@gmail.com

212 555 1212

services for adoptees

The Salvation Army - USA Central Territory

www.centralusa.salvationarmy.org

605-773-7410

Older Adult Ministries: food pantries, transportation assistance, socialization and spiritual activities, consumer workshops, counseling, housing options, health screenings, etc.

Ready.gov for Seniors

www.ready.gov

Site helps users access all government sites that provide services for senior citizens.

National Center for Elder Abuse

ncea.acl.gov

Site provides resources on elder abuse prevention, including information on reporting a suspected case of elder abuse.

Medicare

www.medicare.gov

The Official U.S. Government site for people with Medicare.

Prescription Drug Programs

www.medicare.gov

(800) 633-4227

This section of the Medicare.gov website provides information on public and private programs that offer discounted or free medication, programs that provide assistance with other health care costs, and Medicare health plans that include prescription coverage.

Social Security Administration

www.ssa.gov

(800) 772-1213

The website contains a wealth of information and resources including on-line databases and publications.

GovBenefits.gov

www.benefits.gov

Site is the official government benefits website. It is a free, confidential tool that helps individuals find government benefits they may be eligible to receive

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Listen

www.acf.hhs.gov

(202) 401-9351

The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) helps keep families safe and healthy through initiatives that assist families with energy costs

Senior Corps

www.seniorcorps.org

Senior Corps is a network of programs that tap the experience, skills, and talents of older citizens to meet community challenges. Through its three programs – Foster Grandparents, Senior Companions, and RSVP (the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program)

Nutrition.gov

www.nutrition.gov

A federal resource that provides easy access to all online federal government information on nutrition.

National Institute on Aging

www.nia.nih.gov

Site provides aging-related health information easily accessible for adults 60 and over.

Nursing Home Compare

www.medicare.gov

The primary purpose of this tool is to provide detailed information about the past performance of every Medicare and Medicaid certified nursing home in the country.

Travel.state.gov

travel.state.gov

(888) 407-4747

The State Department offers travel tips and provides special tips for older Americans traveling abroad.

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

www.fns.usda.gov

Site provides information on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, including eligibility and application information.

Healthfinder

www.healthfinder.gov

Provides links to selected online publications, clearinghouses, databases, websites, and support and self-help groups, as well as government agencies and nonprofit organizations for seniors and others.

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

www.naela.org

naela@naela.org

703-942-5711

Organization of attorneys providing education and advocacy regarding elder law.

HUD

portal.hud.gov

Site provides information related to housing options for seniors including information on HUD housing programs.

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