Alzheimer's Association Minnesota-North Dakota Chapter - The state chapter of the Alzheimer's Association, a national voluntary health organization dedicated to finding a cure for Alzheimer's disease.
HelpOlderAdultsMN.org - Community-based services and resources for older adults and their caregivers.
Light the Legacy - A Central Minnesota organization that focuses on health care directives.
MemoryCare.com - A brief summary of costs and programs related to Alzheimer's and memory care in Minnesota.
Minneapolis Senior Law Project - A program from Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid.
Minnesota Attorney General's Consumer Senior Center Page - Provides information on Seniors' Legal Rights and tips on how to fight fraud.
Minnesota Board on Aging - A gateway to service for seniors and their families including information on the Minnesota Adult Abuse Reporting Center (MAARC - 1-844-880-1574), the Minnesota Health Care Directive, and the Ombudsman for Long-Term Care.
Minnesota Board of Executives for Long Term Services and Supports - This board licenses the administrators of nursing homes in the state.
Minnesota Department of Health - The Nursing and Boarding Care Home Survey Inspection Findings and Nursing Home Report Card can be found on the department's website. Website also includes Questions and Answers about Health Care Directives.
Minnesota Department of Human Services Seniors Homepage - Includes a link to their reports and publications.
Minnesota Elder Justice Center - Find legal services and supports.
Minnesota Living Will Statute - Minnesota Statute 145B.05 offers a suggested form for a "living will."
Minnesota Senior LinkAge Line - Links to healthy aging services, support, and resources for Minnesota's seniors.
MinnesotaHelp.info - An online resource finder for seniors and their caregivers from the Minnesota Dept. of Human Services in partnership with the Minnesota Board on Aging.
Older Drivers - This publication from the Minnesota State Demographic Center and the Minnesota House of Representatives Research Department examines the changing demographics of Minnesota's population and the implications it will have on driver policies in the future.
Senior Citizens Law Project - A program from Legal Aid of Northeastern Minnesota.
Administration for Community Living - Administers programs and grants for older Americans. Includes the Profile of Older Americans.
Alliance for Aging Research - A "private, not-for-profit advocacy organization fighting for science policies in the nation's capitol to speed breakthroughs for greater health, vitality and longevity." Includes the full text of various Aging and Health A-Z publications.
Alliance for Retired Americans - A retiree advocacy group established by the AFL-CIO.
CaringInfo - A program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization.
Elder Care Locator - Nationwide service from the Administration on Aging.
Families USA - A non-profit group that works on issues relating to health and long term care for American consumers. Includes full-text resources on Medicare and Medicaid, nursing home costs, and other issues of concern to America's seniors.
Federal Interagency Forum on Aging Related Statistics - Data and reports from federal agencies related to aging.
Gerontological Society of America - Promotes the scientific study of aging and supports the use of gerontological research in creating public policy.
Grandparents Rights Organization - Founded in 1984, this nonprofit organization is dedicated to the education and support of those who are experiencing the loss of contact between grandparents and their grandchildren.
Grandparent and Caretaker Visitation Rights - This NOLO guide contains information on grandparent visitation laws.
Medicare.gov: Find & Compare Providers Near You - Find doctors, nursing homes, and more.
National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging - Provides data relevant to gerontological research.
National Caucus and Center on Black Aging - A nonprofit group focused on issues related to Black elders.
National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA) - "A national resource center dedicated to the prevention of elder mistreatment." Includes links to their NCEA research.
National Hispanic Council on Aging - A nonprofit group focused on issues related to Hispanic/Latinx elders.
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization - Promotes the philosophy and principles of hospice care for the terminally ill and their family.
National Indian Council on Aging - A nonprofit group focused on issues related to Native elders.
SeniorLiving.org - A collection of articles and links to information related to the care of the elderly.
The sites listed on this page are not created, maintained, or endorsed
by the Minnesota Legislature.