Aging and Society

Resources for the experience of aging and the role society plays in the lives of older adults.

AAA's Drivers 65 Plus: Check Your Performance
A free online self-assessment.


AARP on Work & Money


AARP Driver Safety Program Training


AARP's Research Center


Ageless Alliance
A resource for elder abuse.


Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
A resource for age discrimination.


The National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA)
Funded by the United States Administration on Aging, NCEA is a gateway to resources on elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation.


National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4A)
The National Association of Area Agencies on Aging's primary mission is to build the capacity of our members so they can help older adults and people with disabilities live with dignity and choices in their homes and communities for as long as possible.


The Crime Prevention Council
The National Crime Prevention Council’s mission is to be the nation's leader in helping people keep themselves, their families, and their communities safe from crime.


Office for Victims of Crimes
Resources listed by topic including Elder Abuse.


Osher Lifelong Learning Institutes
The Bernard Osher Foundation, headquartered in San Francisco, was founded in 1977 by Bernard Osher, a respected businessman and community leader. The Foundation seeks to improve quality of life through support for higher education and the arts. In the fall of 2000, the Foundation began to consider programs targeted toward more mature students not necessarily well served by standard continuing education curricula.



Reference
Society of Certified Senior Advisors®. Working with Older Adults - A Professional's Guide to Contemporary Issues of Aging

 

Facts on Aging

Per the HuffPost, people over 65 report having less stress. Although they do cite health concerns, worries over work, money and family subside. Meanwhile, those between the ages of 35 and 49 are the most stressed, followed by people aged 25 to 34.
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