Resource Library Search Results


January 2014
National Council on Aging – Physical Activity
Tags: Physical Activity
Format: Website

The National Council on Aging’s Physical Activity webpage has tools and resources on physical activity for older adults.

January 2014
National Falls Prevention Resource Center
Tags: Fall Prevention, Technical Assistance
Format: Website

The NCOA leads the National Falls Prevention Resource Center, which supports the implementation and dissemination of evidence-based falls prevention programs and strategies across the nation. Visit this page for tools, resources, webinars, and technical assistance.

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
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
Grantmakers in Aging
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities, Arts in Aging, Chronic Disease Self-Management, Elder Abuse, Fall Prevention, Family Caregiving, Finances, Funding, Housing, Mental Health, Multicultural Aging, Nutrition, Older Workers, Pain Management, Physical Activity, Retirement, Social Engagement, Transportation
Format: Website

Grantmakers in Aging is a membership organization that is a national catalyst for philanthropy, with a common dedication to improving the experience of aging. This website provides information on a variety of aging issues from affordable housing to mental health, family caregiving, and transportation and more.

December 2013
Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs – Meals and Nutrition
Tags: Massachusetts, Nutrition
Format: Website

The Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs provides a list of meals and nutrition resources and services for older adults.