Weblinks - Aging Related Web Sites

The listing below is of WEB sites which may be of use to you in getting additional aging related information. The listings are broken into various categories. New categories will be added as needed. We do not include any strictly commercial listings. If you have a Web page you would like to have included, please complete the form.

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Maine's Aging Related Web Sites

AAAs

Area Agencies on Aging offers elderly home-based care services, senior information counselors, Meals On Wheels, adult day care, child care, plus other services.

Senior College External site disclaimer
The mission of the Senior College is to provide a curriculum of intellectually stimulating learning opportunities and special activities for persons 55 years of age or older.
University of Maine - Center on Aging External site disclaimer
The mission of the Center is to promote and facilitate activities on aging in the areas of education, research and evaluation, and community service to maximize the quality of life of older citizens and their families in Maine and beyond.

HealthWeb of Maine

  • HealthWeb of Maine External site disclaimer provides direct access to a searchable database of health data and statistics for the State of Maine and links to other health-related information at the state and national level.This site was constructed to meet the needs of experts in the health care field as well as the public at large.
    • BundleMeUp External site disclaimer features links and energy conservation tips. Information to help Maine citizens get facts on conserving energy, safety tips, access to available resources, and assistance programs. Additional Information is continually added, as it becomes available.
  • Maine Long Term Care Ombudsman Program External site disclaimer
  • Legal Services for the Elderly External site disclaimer
  • Maine State Housing Authority External site disclaimer

Additional Sites


Federal Government Resources

The first-ever government website to provide the public with easy, one-stop access to all online U.S. Federal Government resources.

Other States/Area Agencies on Aging:


Employment


Nursing Homes


Nutrition


Alzheimer's


Miscellaneous Aging


Miscellaneous Other

Resources for the senior retired investors
Providing emotional support, information, and practical help to people with cancer and their loved ones.
Includes resources for people with disabilities and other barriers to access, including the homebound.
HandsNet empowers organizations to effectively integrate online communications strategies, strengthening their programs and policies for children, families and people in need.
Talking Books is a free library service available to eligible individuals of any age whose low vision, blindness, or physical handicap makes reading a standard printed page difficult. Through its national network of cooperating libraries, NLS mails books and magazines on cassette and in braille, as well as audio equipment, directly to enrollees at no cost.
American Foundation for the Blind - If you or someone you care about has recently been diagnosed with vision loss, then you probably have a lot of questions. We're confident that the information here will give you useful answers. But that's only part of what AFB Senior Site is about: our goal is to change your life.

Additional WEB sites

Additional sites related to aging are added periodically. If you are aware of any that you think would be appropriate to add or need to be revised, please complete this form. Thank you.