Alzheimer’s Association http://www.alz.org
The Alzheimer’s Association, a national network of chapters, is the largest
national voluntary health organization committed to finding a cure for Alzheimer’s
and helping those affected by the disease.
American Parkinson Disease Association
The American Parkinson Disease Association, Inc., founded in 1961, has sought
to "Ease the Burden and Find the Cure" for this disease through
research, patient and family support and education.
Arthritis Foundation http://www.arthritis.org
The Arthritis Foundation is the only national not-for-profit organization
that supports the more than 100 types of arthritis and related conditions
with advocacy, programs, services and research.
Clearinghouse on Abuse & Neglect of Elderly
NCEA exists to provide elder abuse information to professionals and the
public; offer technical assistance and training to elder abuse agencies and
related professionals; conduct short-term elder abuse research; and assist
with elder abuse program and policy development. NCEA's website contains many
resources and publications to help achieve these goals.
Crimes of Persuasion: Schemes, Scams, Frauds that Prey on
To inform the public, along with law enforcement personnel, justice officials
and victim support groups on the workings and scope of telemarketing and
investment fraud so that efforts can effectively be taken to minimize the
impact on its victims and ensure that adequate penalties are in place to
deter the perpetrators.
Meals on Wheels http://www.mowaa.org
The Meals On Wheels Association of America represents those who provide
congregate and home-delivered meals services to people in need.
Senior Friends http://www.seniorfriends.com
Looking for friends who share your interests? Senior Friends is for adults 50
and above interested in health education and recreation-oriented activities.