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Use this Resource Library to find healthy aging resources. Here are a few tips for searching the library:
  • Recently added resources appear first.
  • To view a resource, click its title.
  • To view a list of similar resources, click the links for tags (e.g. topic) and format (e.g., PDF, website, etc.).
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January 2014
National Council on Aging – Chronic Disease
Tags: Chronic Disease Self-Management
Format: Website

Download tools and resources from the National Council on Aging’s Chronic Disease page.

January 2014
University of Massachusetts Gerontology Institute
Tags: Data, Massachusetts, Transportation
Format: Website

Download working papers, research papers, books, background papers and fact sheets on University of Massachusetts Gerontology Institute’s publications page.

January 2014
National Alliance for Caregiving
Tags: Family Caregiving, National, Professional Organizations
Format: Website

The National Alliance for Caregiving advances family caregiving through research, innovation, and advocacy. Their website contains caregiving data, information about state and local coalitions, general caregiving resources, and more.

January 2014
January 2014
Tufts Health Plan Foundation
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities, Funding, Massachusetts
Format: Website

Tufts Health Plan Foundation’s seeks to fund programs that will move communities, particularly the most vulnerable, toward accomplishing the World Health Organization’s goals for Age-friendly Cities. Specifically in the area of Systems and Best Practices, the Foundation will fund activities in Health and Wellness, Workforce Development Purposeful Engagement, and Field and Capacity Building that will improve or build systems to support healthy living with an emphasis on the systems that are serving older adults, bring organizations together to work collaboratively to achieve broader impact and change, and/or scale efforts to address community needs.

January 2014
Taos Institute Positive Aging Newsletter
Tags: ListServ
Format: Newsletter

Sign up for the Toas Institute’s Positive Aging Newsletter to learn about the positive aspects of aging.

January 2014
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – State of Healthy Aging Report 2013
Tags: None
Format: PDF

Download the CDC’s 2013 State of Aging & Health in America Report.

January 2014
National Council on Aging – Managing Your Medicine
Tags: Chronic Disease Self-Management, Medication Management
Format: Website

This article by the National Council on Aging (NCOA) explains why managing your medication matters.

December 2013
MassHousing – Rental List (Massachusetts)
Tags: Housing, Massachusetts
Format: PDF

This resource contains the most up-to-date version of the Massachusetts MassHousing Rental List.