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Senior Life

Web Sites for Seniors

AARP

"A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to helping older Americans live lives of independence, dignity and purpose."

Administration Aging

"A federal focal point and advocate agency for older persons and their concerns."

NIH Senior Health

Designed specifically for seniors, this site contains information on a wide range of topics of interest to seniors.

Reverse Mortgages for Seniors

Safe Senior Citizen Driving

This site explains the risk factors associated with driving as you age.

Senior Housing Net

Guide to retirement communities, assisted living facilities, and nursing homes.

USA.gov Senior Citizen Resources

Compilation of Web sites of interest to Seniors.

Electronic Resources

Databases

  • Consumer Health Complete: Full-text articles, reports, videos, and other content on consumer-oriented health topics

  • MasterFILE Premier: Articles in general reference, business, consumer health, general science, and multi-cultural periodicals.

  • Medline: Index and Abstracts of journal articles in the health sciences with some links to full text.

  • Electronic Journals

  • AARP Modern Maturity
  • Annual Report from the Department of Heath and Aging
  • Kiplingerís Personnel Finance Retirement Planning
  • Primary Care Mental Health
  • Thinking about Retirement?
  • Local Resources for Seniors

    Georgia Division of Aging Services

    Georgia Golden Olympics

    Georgia Medicaid Information

    Georgia Senior Programs

    Jackson Heights Fitness Center

    This free fitness center in Dougherty County is equipped with the latest exercise equipment. In addition, they offer aerobics and nutrition classes.

    Helpful Call Numbers

  • 344.73: Medicaid
  • 362: Social welfare problems & services
  • 363: Other social problems & services
  • 362.1: Alzheimerís Care
  • 362.16: Nursing Home Care
  • 613: Health
  • 617: Surgery
  • 617.375: Backache
  • 646.79: Retirement
  • 795.4: Card Games
  • 916: Travel, International
  • 917: Travel, United States
  • 921.1: Geneology