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Visit the sites below for information on programs, resources, and research.

Federal Agencies

Administration on Aging (AoA)
330 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20201
Tel: (202) 619-7501
Fax: (202) 260-1012
E-mail: aoainfo@aoa.gov
www.aoa.gov

HRSA Health Workforce Geriatrics and Allied Health
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
bhpr.hrsa.gov/grants/geriatricsalliedhealth

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Parklawn Building
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, Maryland 20857
Tel: (888) 275-4772
www.hrsa.gov

Office of Minority Health Resource Center (OMHRC)
Resource Center
P.O. Box 37337
Washington, D.C. 20013-7337
www.minorityhealth.hhs.gov

National Institute on Aging (NIA)
Building 31, Room 5C27
31 Center Drive, MSC 2292
Bethesda, MD 20892
Tel: (301) 496-1752
E-mail: webmaster@nia.nih.gov
www.nia.nih.gov

Non-Profit Professional Organizations

American Geriatrics Society (AGS)
The Empire State Building
350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 801
New York, NY 10118
Tel: (212) 308-1414
Fax: (212)-832-8646
Email: info@americangeriatrics.org
www.americangeriatrics.org

American Hospital Association (AHA)
One North Franklin,
Chicago, Illinois 60606-3421
Tel: (312) 422-3000
325 7th Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20004-2802
www.aha.org

American Nurses Association
8518 Georgia Avenue, Suite 400
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Tel: 1-800-274-4ANA
www.nursingworld.org/

American Psychological Association (APA)
750 First Street, N.E.
Washington, D.C. 20002-4242
Tel: 800-374-2721; 202-336-5500; TDD/TTY: 202-336-6123
www.apa.org

American Public Health Association (APHA)
800 I Street N.W.
Washington, DC 20001-3710
Tel: 202 -777-APHA
Fax: 2020-777-2534
www.apha.org/

American Society on Aging (ASA)
Suite 511, 833 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Tel: (415) 974-9600
Fax: (415) 974-0300
E-mail: info@asaging.org
www.asaging.org

Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE)
1030 15th St, NW
Suite 240
Washington, DC 20005-1503
Tel: (202) 289-9086
Fax: (202) 289-9824
E-mail: aghetemp@aghe.org
www.aghe.org

Gerontological Society of America (GSA)
P.O. Box 79151
Baltimore, MD 21279-0151
Tel: (202) 842-1150
Fax: (202) 842-1150
E-mail: geron@geron.org
www.geron.org

National Academy of Aging
1220 L Street NW, Suite 901
Washington, DC 20005
Tel: 202-408-3375
Fax: 202 -842-1150
Email: info@agingsociety.org
www.agingsociety.org/agingsociety/index.html

The National Aging in Place Council
National Aging in Place Council
1400 16th St., NW, Suite 420
Washington, DC 20036
Tel: (202) 939-1770
Email: akrapacs@ageinplace.org
www.ageinplace.org/

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (NAAAA)
927 15th Street, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20005
Tel: (202) 296-8130
Fax: (202) 296-8134
www.n4a.org

National Association of Geriatric Care Managers
3275 West Ina Road, Suite 130
Tucson, AZ 85741-2198
Tel: (520) 881-8008
Fax: (520) 881-7925
www.caremanager.org/why-care-management/what-you-should-know/

National Association of Social Workers in America (NASWA)
750 First Street, N.E.
Washington, DC 20002-4241
www.socialworkers.org

The National Council on the Aging, Inc. (NCOA)
409 Third Street, S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20024
Tel: (202) 479-1200
Fax: (202) 479-0735
E-mail: info@ncoa.org@aghe.org
www.ncoa.org

Non-Profit Community Organizations

Alzheimer’s Association (AA)
225 North Michigan Avenue
Suite 1700
Chicago, Illinois 60601 -7633
Tel: (800) 272-3900
Fax: (312) 335-1110
E:mail: info@alz.org
www.alz.org

Family Caregiver Alliance
180 Montgomery St, Ste 1100
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: (415) 434.3388
1- (800) 445-8106
Fax: (415) 434-3508
E-mail: info@caregiver.org
www.caregiver.org/caregiver/jsp/home.jsp

Geriatric Mental Health Foundation
7910 Woodmont Ave, Suite 1050
Bethesda, MD  20814
Tel: (301) 654-7850
Fax: (301) 654-4137
Email: web@GMHFonline.org
www.gmhfonline.org/gmhf/

Other Important Resources:

Bill to Re-Authorize The Older Americans Act

Census 2010

Healthy People 2020 Objectives

National Alzheimer’s Project Act  (NAPA) and GECs: HHS Press Release, May 16, 2012

White House Conference of Aging Healthy Aging Policy Briefs (May, 2015)

This series of White House Conference on Aging Policy Briefs examines how Americans can enjoy long and healthy lives by maximizing their physical, mental, and social well-being. Research has shown that older adults who take advantage of screenings and other preventive health services; adopt healthy behaviors, and are involved with their family, friends, and communities, are healthier and more independent. The series includes –

For more information, please visit the WHCA  website: www.whitehouseconferenceonaging.gov