Quality clothing for home health care and nursing home residents.
Charity Navigator, America's premier independent charity evaluator, works to advance a more efficient and responsive philanthropic marketplace by evaluating the financial health of over 5,500 of America's largest charities
Contains over 2000 links to everything 'consumer' on the Internet, including product reviews, buying advice, consumer rights, scam alerts.
The FTC deals with issues that touch the economic life of every American. It is the only federal agency with both consumer protection and competition jurisdiction in broad sectors of the economy.
Includes topics about and for senior citizens, including retirement, health, housing, taxes, and travel. US Government's Official Web Portal for all government transactions, services, and information.
A site devoted exclusively to senior citizens and their unique needs. Offers tips on retirement communities, financial planning, senior services, and more.
A complete line of high-quality, affordable elderly senior care clothing.
Covers products from electric wheelchairs to rolling walkers.
A categorized and cross-referenced index to genealogical resources on the Internet.
A resource for finding the final resting place of family, friends, and 'famous' individuals.
This directory contains over 50000 genealogy Web Sites.
Provides resources for obituaries, funerals, and genealogy search.
Visit the local Genealogy Society website for many more resources.
The National Obituary Archive™ is the world's largest repository of obituaries and death records with more than 55 million individual entries on file. Visitors may search the archive freely to learn about the deaths of friends or family or to explore relationships when building family trees or doing genealogical research.
Classified Obituary Archives from 2000 to present.
RAOGK is a global volunteer organization with over 4000 volunteers in every U.S. state and many international locations. RAOGK volunteers take time to do everything from looking up courthouse records to taking pictures of tombstones. All they ask in return is reimbursement for their expenses not their time.
Includes family tree how-to-help.
With 32,146 listings, Senior Living Map is the most comprehensive map-based senior and assisted living search engine.
In the words of the site: "Go60.Com is about aging well, and aging wisely and success-fully."
A guide to the Internet and World Wide Web dedicated to helping you master this amazing medium.
Daily news and information for senior citizens.
SeniorNet's mission is to provide older adults education for and access to computer technologies to enhance their lives and enable them to share their knowledge and wisdom.
A community specially designed to cater to senior singles seeking matrue dating. Beyond typical online dating, this site is a focused commuity dedicated to singles 55 years and older.
Presents information for senior citizens concerning housing options, retirement, finance, insurance and care.
The offical site of the Allegheny County Health Department containing current news on all local health topics.
A prescription discount card that can be used by all Allegheny County residents and offers an average savings of 22% off the retail price of commonly prescribed drugs.
Information regarding Alzheimer's disease and resources to help caregivers.
The mission of the University of Pittsburgh's "Center for Healthy Aging" is to promote healthy lifestyles and disease prevention in the older adult population of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania through education, research, and public service.
A registry of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world. ClinicalTrials.gov gives you information about a trial's purpose, who may participate, locations, and phone numbers for more details.
Leading membership and advocacy organization for Americans with hearing loss issues.
The Official U.S. Government Site for People with medicare.
Compare nursing homes in your area.
Official site for the nonprofit consumer service organization that works to ensure access to affordable health care for older adults and people with disabilities through counseling and advocacy, educational programs and public policy initiatives.
A good place to start when you need answers. A goldmine of good health information from the world's largest medical library, the National Library of Medicine.
Pennsylvania's health plan for uninsured adults with pre-existing conditions. This temporary plan offers insurance for those eligible until federal health insurance reform takes place in 2014. PA Fair Care is available on a first come basis, apply online. For questions call 888-767-7015.
Provides patients and their caregivers access to some of the most up-to-date, reliable and important research available about the diagnosis and treatment of specific diseases.
One of the best sites for general consumer information on health-related issues and advice.
Check on interest rates for any kind of loan. Compare rates, from mortgages to home equity to CDs, 100 High and more.
This is a very useful resource for looking up how a particular stock performed on a past date.
An excellent site for market analysis and news. Bloomberg is the leading global provider of data, news and analytics. Bloomberg's media services provide real-time and archived financial and market data, pricing, trading, news and communications tools.
One of the best investment and stock tip sites on the web. Read lots of articles on the market, track the market and decide on the best ways to invest your money.
A website from Jim Cramer (stock market guru). It gives you lots of useful stock and investment tips, articles on various industries and corporations to help you make the best decisions about how and when to invest in what parts of the market.
Take a look at the various volunteer opportunities available at the library.
Job assistance programs available for workers 55+.
This website is designed to help people reinvent themselves. They offer resources, examples, stories, inspiration and information to help you make a transition to your next career.
A job and information source for retirees & people planning their retirement.
A job site for U.S. and Canadian job-seekers who have retired, but are now actively seeking work on a part-time, temporary, or casual basis, where you can search or browse job listings, as well as post a skills summary (no resume required), and you will automatically be notified when your skills match a new job listing. Free to job-seekers.
A great job site for job-seekers 50 and older, where you can search the job bank and company profiles of employers -- and apply directly to job postings of interest. Also includes targeted career resources and articles for older workers. Free to job-seekers.
Senior Corps is a program of the Corporation for National and Community Service, an independent federal agency created to connect Americans of all ages and backgrounds with opportunities to give back to their communities and their nation. Includes Foster Grandparents, Senior Companion, and RSVP programs.
This online service provides job postings for a modest fee to the employer, job search, resume and job alert registration for job seekers, as well as career and education information.
A non-profit organization that provides civic engagement and employment opportunities for adults over the age of 55 who wish to re-enter the workforce.
Spend your retirement learning and volunteering abroad.
All jobs are placed by employers specifically interested in staffing from the over-50 workforce. Our employment and education resources cater to mature workers searching for employment, in transition or approaching retirement.
Find in-depth explanations of key elder law topics.
Serves as a national resource center dedicated to the prevention of elder mistreatment.
The Center advocates before the courts, Congress and federal agencies to promote the independence and well-being of low-income elderly and disabled Americans.
This site has links to legal organizations, Federal, state and local agencies, tax information, health and elder abuse resources.
Membership organization that provides information and advocacy on issues of interest to those 50 and older. Web site has information available to all on finance, health, leisure and other issues.
U.S. Government site provides online access to government information and services of interest to seniors. Topics include benefits, health and nutrition, consumer protection and employment and volunteer activities.
Helps elderly individuals maintain their dignity and independence in their homes and communities through comprehensive, coordinated, and cost effective systems of long-term care, and livable communities across the U.S.
Provides support and services that seniors need to continue living independently in their own home and stay connected to the community.
The National Association of Working Seniors (NAWS) is dedicated to addressing the needs and interests of working people age 50 and older. Through information and education, advocacy and service, they seek to enhance the quality of life for all by promoting independence, dignity and purpose.
A site devoted to "Enhancing the quality of life of all older Pennsylvanians by empowering diverse communities, the family and the individual."
This is the Social Security Administration official website.
This is the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs official website.
A portal for older adult travel built by AARP and Travelocity. You can book and search for travel accommodations, transportation and tours.
Provides an alphabetical listing of all major airlines with tollfree numbers and websites.
Offers health info on traveling abroad from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe; including travel warnings, vaccinations, diseases, and how to maintain good health during your trip.
The not-for-profit leader in educational travel for older adults. Discover more than 8,000 all-inclusive learning adventures in all 50 states and more than 90 countries abroad. Unlike tour companies, Elderhostel offers in-depth and behind-the-scenes learning experiences for almost every interest and ability.
Learn the basics of how to travel as a senior from those who know best, other senior travelers. This site offers insight into senior-friendly destinations, basic discounts, how to pick a tour, travel insurance information and more.
SmarterTravel.com summarizes the best senior travel discounts and specials on airfare, hotels, cruises, tours, vacations, and more.
Columns about places seniors like to go and things seniors like to do.
Spend your retirement learning and volunteering abroad.