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State-by-State Links

Most of these links will take you to the government supported senior/elder/aging pages.

Alabama - Department of Senior Services

Alaska - Division of Senior and Disabilities Services

Arizona - Aging and Adult Administration

Arkansas - Division of Aging and Adult Services

California - Department of Aging

Colorado - Division of Aging and Adult Services

Connecticut - Aging Services Division

Delaware - Division of Services for Aging and Adults with Physical Disabilities

District of Columbia - Office on Aging

Florida - Department of Elder Affairs

Georgia - Division of Aging Services

Hawaii - Executive Office on Aging

Idaho - Commission on Aging

Illinois - Department on Aging

Indiana - Division of Aging

Iowa - Department of Elder Affairs

Kansas - Department for Aging and Disability Services

Kentucky - Department For Aging & Independent Living

Louisiana - Governor's Office of Elderly Affairs

Maine - Office of Elder Services

Maryland - Department of Aging

Massachusetts - Executive Office of Elder Affairs

Michigan - Office of Services to the Aging

Minnesota - Board on Aging

Mississippi - Council on Aging

Missouri - Division of Health and Senior Services

Montana - Office on Aging

Nebraska - Health and Human Services - State Unit on Aging

Nevada - Division for Aging Services

New Hampshire - Bureau of Elderly and Adult Services

New Jersey - Division of Aging Services

New Mexico - Aging and Long-Term Services Department

New York - Office for the Aging

North Carolina - Division of Aging and Adult Services

North Dakota - Aging Services Division

Ohio - Department of Aging

Oklahoma - Department of Human Services

Oregon - Seniors and People With Disabilities

Pennsylvania - Department of Aging

Rhode Island - Department of Elderly Affairs

South Carolina - Lieutenant Governor's Office on Aging

South Dakota - Office of Adult Services & Aging

Tennessee - Commission on Aging and Disability

Texas - Department of Aging and Disability Services

Utah - Division of Aging & Adult Services

Vermont Department of Disabilities, Aging and Independent Living

Virginia - Department for the Aging

Washington - Aging and Long-Term Support Division

West Virginia - Bureau of Senior Services

Wisconsin - Bureau of Aging and Disability Resources

Wyoming - Aging Division

National Links

National Senior Citizens Law Center
The NSCLC is an advocacy organization that provides education and counseling for advocates nationwide. It does not provide legal advice or guidance to individuals, but there are many local advocates and organizations that do. NSCLC does provide consumer publications and works with other aging organizations to accomplish its goals.

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc. (NAELA) - Founded in 1987 as a professional association of attorneys who are dedicated to improving the quality of legal services provided to seniors and people with special needs. The NAELA membership is comprised of attorneys in the private and public sectors who deal with legal issues affecting seniors and people with disabilities. Members also include judges, professors of law, and students.

National Elder Law Foundation - The National Elder Law Foundation is the only national organization certifying practitioners of elder and special needs law. NELF's Certified Elder Law Attorney designation is itself certified by the American Bar Association.

NOLO Press - Legal books, forms, software, articles, and lawyers to help you with estate planning, wills, small business, divorce, real estate, debt, IP, retirement and more.

Senior Living - With thousand of photos, reviews, and complete contact information for 70,000 senior living services, you can't find a more complete senior living resource. Select a state to get started.

Elder Care

SeniorHomes.com - Find Assisted Living, Alzheimer's Care, Retirement Communities, and Home Care in our nationwide directory. Compare photos, maps, prices, amenities, and services offered.

ElderCareLocator - Welcome to the Eldercare Locator, a public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging connecting you to services for older adults and their families.

Download Your State's Advance Directives - Caring Connections provides free advance directives and instructions for each state that can be opened as a PDF (Portable Document Format) file.

Aging Parents and Elderly Care - Caring for an aging parent, elderly spouse, domestic partner or close friend presents difficult challenges – especially when a crisis hits and you are suddenly faced with the responsibilities of elder care. Perhaps your aging mother has fallen, is hospitalized with a broken hip and needs to go to a rehab facility or nursing home to recover.