National Sites

AARP | www.aarp.org
AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, with a membership of more than 37 million, that helps people turn their goals and dreams into real possibilities, strengthens communities and fights for the issues that matter most to families such as healthcare, employment security and retirement planning. We advocate for consumers in the marketplace by selecting products and services of high quality and value to carry the AARP name as well as help our members obtain discounts on a wide range of products, travel, and services.

Department of Veterans Affairswww.va.gov
The Department of Veterans Affairs’ mission is to fulfill President Lincoln’s promise “To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan” by serving and honoring the men and women who are America’s veterans.

First Gov for Seniors | www.seniors.gov
A comprehensive website maintained by the federal government containing links to a wide variety of resources for seniors.

Gerontological Society of Americawww.geron.org
The oldest and largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to research, education, and practice in the field of aging. GSA’s principal mission — and that of our 5,500 members — is to advance the study of aging and disseminate information among scientists, decision makers, and the general public. – See more at: https://www.geron.org/about-us#sthash.7BTut7NL.dpuf

Arkansas Sites

Arkansas Advocates for Nursing Home Residentswww.aanhr.org
AANHR is a Non-Profit Organization dedicated to protecting and improving the quality of care and life for Arkansas residents in long term care facilties.

Alzheimer’s Arkansas Programs and Services | www.alzark.org
Alzheimer’s Arkansas Programs and Services was first incorporated in 1984 as the “Alzheimer’s Support Group of Central Arkansas”, with the purpose of providing information and support to persons with dementia and their caregivers. Later, the group of volunteer leaders joined the National Alzheimer’s Association.

Arkansas Foundation for Medical Carewww.afmc.org
AFMC offers guidance and resources to professionals across a broad spectrum of health care settings along with free resources for community leaders. Each of AFMC’s services and divisions provide unique contributions to the mission of improving health and health care. Choose your setting below to discover all that AFMC has to offer!

Baptist Healthwww.baptist-health.com
Baptist Health exists to provide quality patient-centered services, promote and protect the voluntary not-for-profit healthcare system, provide quality health education, and respond to the changing health needs of the residents of Arkansas with Christian compassion and personal concern.

Cooperative Extension Service | www.uaex.edu
The mission of the University of Arkansas, Division of Agriculture, Cooperative Extension service is to strengthen agriculture, communities, and families by connecting trusted research to the adoption of best practices.

Division of Aging and Adult Serviceswww.daas.ar.gov
The mission of the Division of Aging and Adult Services is to promote the health, safety, and independence of older Arkansans and adults with physical disabilities.

Donald W. Reynolds Center on Agingaging.uams.edu
Established through a $28.8 million gift from the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation, the Reynolds Institute on Aging recognizes that the focus of health care must shift from merely keeping people alive to making those later years healthier and more productive. In other words, the focus is not adding years to life; rather, it’s adding life to years.

Office of the State LTC Ombudsman | www.arombudsman.com
Dedicated to speaking for the rights of long-term care residents in Arkansas.

St. Vincent Health Systemwww.chistvincent.com
The mission of CHI St. Vincent Health System and Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) is to nurture the healing ministry of the Church, supported by education and research. Fidelity to the Gospel urges us to emphasize human dignity and social justice as we create healthier communities.

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Resources

Charitable Dental Clinics | Click here for .pdf