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A quickly and easily site to help you find non-emergency services in your area, including basic needs, physical and mental health resources, job programs, support for seniors and more.


Formerly the American Association of Retired Persons, AARP states that it is "nonprofit membership organization dedicated to addressing the needs and interests of persons 50 and older." Features issues relevant to this population, the AARP Bulletin, and other member benefits.

AARP Tax Aide

AARP provides free tax services to middle and low income taxpayers, with special attention to those age 60 and older.  Provides answers to tax questions and links to other tax resources.

Access World News

Provides searchable full text and indexing of many U.S. and international newspapers, including print and online-only resources. Provides comprehensive news and information on differing perspectives for a variety of topics, including economics, business, political science, environmental issues, health and welfare topics, social problems, consumer affairs, education, international affairs and defense, sports and much more.

Administration on Aging

National coordinating body for area and state agencies on aging. Helps to plan, develop, and support comprehensive in-home and community services. Provides statistics on older people. The AOA's Aging Internet Information Notes organizes resources on more than 60 aging topics, providing useful links to Internet sites from academic, research, and non-profit organizations.