This guide is for clinicians specializing in working with older adults in a hospital setting. It provides key websites, books, journals and professional sources to support clinicians who specialize in geriatrics and caring for the elderly.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services principal agency to promote the well-being of older individuals by providing services and programs designed to help them live independently in their homes and communities.
CaringKind provides free information, assistance and support for those with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. A New York City organization providing service 24 hours a day, 365 days a year in 200 languages.
Formerly the New York Association of Homes & Services for the Aging, Leading Age New York represents not-for-profit, mission-driven and public continuing care providers, including nursing homes, senior housing, adult care facilities, continuing care retirement communities, assisted living and community service providers.
An interdisciplinary membership society for individuals and groups from health, government, educational and community settings committed to improving the quality of life for older New Yorkers through education, research, service, and advocacy.