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Online Resources for Seniors


General Information

50 Something Info.com
www.50somethinginfo.com/
AARP - American Association of Retired Persons
www.aarp.org
Modern Senior Citizen Website
modernsenior.net
National Senior Citizens Law Center
www.nsclc.org
Seasoned Times
www.seasonedtimes.com
Seasoned Times is dedicated to encouraging wise and healthy aging including the following information topics: Health & Wellbeing, Lifestyle & Aging, Family & Relationships, Entertainment & Travel, F.Y.I., Words of Wisdom, Fun & Games, Aging Research, Resources and Websites.
Senior Citizens' Resources
www.usa.gov/Topics/Seniors.shtml
Official information and services from the U. S. government.

Computers

Learn to Type Online
typeonline.co.uk/
Mouse Tutorial
www.pbclibrary.org/mousing/
The Palm Beach County Library System presents this resource to help beginning computer users become familiar with using a mouse.
SeniorNet
www.seniornet.org

Education

Elderhostel
www.elderhostel.org
Office of Vocational and Adult Education (Education Department)
www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ovae/pi/AdultEd/index.html

Games & Leisure

AARP Games
www.aarp.org/games
Amtrak Senior Citizens Discount
www.amtrak.com/seniors-discount
Frommer’s Senior Activities Guide
www.frommers.com/trip_ideas/senior/
Jigsaw Puzzles
www.coffeebreakarcade.com/games/jigsaw/instructions.htm
National Park Service
www.nps.gov
Washington Post Crosswords
games.washingtonpost.com/

Genealogy

JPL Genealogy Collection
www.jaxpubliclibrary.org/coll/gen/index.html
JPL Genealogy Recommended Websites
www.jaxpubliclibrary.org/res/sites/genealogy.html

Government Programs

Elder Meal Programs
nutritionandaging.fiu.edu
Nutrition, Physical Activity and Aging
Florida Council on Aging (FCOA)
www.fcoa.org
Florida Department for Elder Affairs
elderaffairs.state.fl.us
Administration on Aging
www.aoa.gov
National Council on the Aging
www.ncoa.org
Social Security
www.ssa.gov

Health

American Heart Association
www.heart.org
Alzheimer’s Information
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/alzheimersdisease.html
American Diabetes Association
www.diabetes.org
Exercise for Older Adults
nihseniorhealth.gov/exerciseforolderadults/healthbenefits/01.html
Healthfinder
www.healthfinder.gov
Hospice Foundation of America
www.hospicefoundation.org
Mayo Clinic Jacksonville
www.mayoclinic.org/jacksonville
Medicaid Florida
www.fdhc.state.fl.us/Medicaid/index.shtml
Medicaid Georgia
dch.georgia.gov
Medicare
www.medicare.gov
St. Vincent’s Medical Center
http://www.jaxhealth.com/
UF Health at Jacksonville
http://ufhealthjax.org/
WebMD Online Health
www.webmd.com

Retirement

Assisted Living Directory Florida
www.assisted-living-directory.com/content/florida.htm
Assisted Living Directory Jacksonville
www.assisted-living-directory.com/content/jacksonville.cfm
Guide to Choosing a Nursing Home
www.medicare.gov/nhcompare/home.asp
MSN Money and Retirement
money.msn.com/retirement/
Setting Priorities for Retirement Years
www.spry.org
Social Security
www.ssa.gov
Third Age
www.thirdage.net