National Council on Aging (NCOA)
NCOA was the first national voice for older adults. The NCOA vision is a just and caring society in which each person, as they age, lives with dignity, purpose and security, and the improvement of the lives of millions of older adults, especially those who are struggling.
National Diabetes Prevention Program (National DPP)
Information about National DPP for people at risk for type 2 diabetes, healthcare professionals, lifestyle programs and coaches, and employers and insurers.
National Institute on Aging (NIA)
Information on various health topics from NIA, one of the 27 Institutes and Centers of NIH, which leads the federal government in conducting and supporting research on aging and the health and well-being of older people.
SAGE National Resource Center on LGBTQ + Elders
The National Resource Center on LGBTQ+ Aging is the country’s first and only technical assistance resource center focused on improving the quality of services and supports offered to lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender older adults, their families and caregivers.
Self-Management Resource Center (SMRC)
SMRC’s self-management programs help people and their caregivers control symptoms, better manage health challenges, and lead fuller lives. SMRC programs are a better way to manage chronic disease and are offered throughout Oregon by OWN.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
The mission of HHS is to enhance the health and well-being of all Americans, by providing for effective health and human services, fostering sound, sustained advances in the sciences underlying medicine, public health, and social services. The Department of HHS sets guidelines and recommendations for healthy living.