Elder care - resources

Resources - elder care

The following organizations are good resources for information on aging and elder care:

  • US Department of Health & Human Services -- www.hhs.gov/aging/long-term-care/index.html
  • Eldercare locator -- eldercare.acl.gov/Public/Resources/Index.aspx
  • National Institute on Aging -- www.nia.nih.gov
  • American Geriatrics Society, HealthinAging.org -- www.healthinaging.org/age-friendly-healthcare-you/care-settings
Aged nervous tissue

Aged nervous tissue is less able to rapidly communicate with other neural tissues.