Databases/Resources

This page contains research databases purchased by the library and links to useful internet resources.

List of all databases

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Internet Resources for: Seniors/Aging

  • AARP

    Nonprofit members organization of persons 50 and older. (35 million membership)

  • Administration on Aging

    Federal government seeks to educate seniors about benefits and services - heavily linked to other agencies

  • Alzheimers Association

    National voluntary health organization- supports research and care information and services

  • American Geriatric Society (AGS) Foundation

    Public education about health issues and care for the aged.

  • Elderhostel

    People over age 55 - opportunities for education and travel - adventures in life long learning.

  • First Gov. for Seniors

    This site is linked to a multitude of government sites, a single site to provide access to information seniors may need.

  • Long Term Care Link

    Find and rate nursing homes, assisted living facilities, articles about issues, help for caregivers, 800 links to other sites.

  • Mature Services

    Jobs for older workers in northeast ohio, paid positions and volunteer corps plus training issues.

  • Medicare

    Medicare eligibility and requirements

  • National Institute on Aging

    Health information and research on aging.

  • Ohio Department on Aging

    Area agencies/home and community services, buckeye card discount information - links to nursing home evaluations, long term care.

  • Ohio Senior Olympics

    Access to regional games and state competition.

  • Senior Law

    Elder law/medicare/estate planning

  • Senior Net

    Adults 50 plus, education about computers and the internet

  • Social Security Online

    Information on benefits and all aspects of agency

  • The Seniors Coalition

    An online coalition of seniors - a forum to enable seniors to discuss opinions and make judgments then convey them online to Members of Congress