Government & Senior Resources

A few of the many organizations with web sites that help to keep seniors informed about public policy, advocacy, and legislative issues.

Access Washington 

Aging Initiative

The American Association for the  Advancement for Science

American Assoc of Community Colleges Plus 50

American Society on Aging

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Health Aging Program

Client Services Database

Community in Motion (formerly Human Services Council) Clark County

Conservation Northwest

Department of Ecology State of Washington

Doses and Interaction Resource

Economic Opportunity Institute

ElderLaw Answers

The Elder Justice Coalition

Equal Justice Coalition

Families USA 

Food Lifeline

Home & Communities US Dept of Housing (HUD)

International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse

Kaiser Family Foundation

Leadership Council of Aging Organization

Medicare – Official U.S. Government Site

Medicare Rights Center

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc (NAELA)

National Active & Retired Federal Employees Assoc.

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (now USAging)

National Association of States United for Aging and Disabilities (now Advancing States)

National Coalition on Mental Health and Aging

National Committee for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (now National Center for Elder Abuse-HHS)

National Consumer Voice for Quality Long Term Care

National Council on Aging  (NCOA)

National Council for Aging Care (now AgingInPlace)

National Geographic

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association

Northwest Justice Project

Northwest Parkinson’s Foundation (NWPF)

Northwest Region Regional Council

National Retiree Legislative Network

Older Women’s League (OWL)

Public Pensions in Washington

Resources for Senior Citizens and Their Families

Senior Corps

Senior Wellness guide- Healthy Aging

Sierra Club – Washington State

Skilled Nursing Facilities


Social SecurityOnline – Official Website of the U.S. Social Security Administration

Spokane Elder Law and Estate Planning

Washington Environmental Council

Washington Family Leave Coalition

Washington Low Income Housing Alliance