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General

AARP
Since 1958, AARP has been the definitive voice for older Americans. Discover more of what we do to benefit all generations, right here in Connecticut.
AgeNet
Information about products and services that are important to enhancing the quality of life for older adults and their families. Topic areas include: senior health, geriatric drugs, legal, insurance, financial, helpful products, and caregiver support.
CoolGrandma.com
A new site aimed at people of all ages inspired by all the Web has to offer. It features articles about health, style, cooking, grandparenting, finance, relationships and more, plus a learning center, free email (coming soon), a chat room, and a directory of web sites of interest to those working to empower the online senior community.
Family Caregiver Alliance
The first community-based nonprofit organization in the country to address the needs of families and friends providing long term care at home.
FirstGov for Seniors
Government information for seniors on all sorts of topics, from benefits to travel and leisure.
Merck Manual of Geriatrics
In-depth medical information on all aspects of aging.
My Virtual Reference Desk: Seniors Online Encyclopedia
This huge page of alphabetized and partially annotated links is a wonderful starting place for online exploration.
National Council on Aging
True substance, especially in the area of policy and legislative updates.
The National Institute on Aging (NIA)
NIA is one of the National Institutes of Health, the principal biomedical research agency of the United States Government. The NIA promotes healthy aging by conducting and supporting biomedical, social, and behavioral research and public education.
Retirement Living Information Center
A gateway to resources for retirement living that includes news, links to publications, information on taxes and state agencies, a bookstore, and more — just for seniors.
SeniorSite
A Web community for adults 55 and older.
Senior Women Web
A mailing list and forums on various topics highlight this site.
Stay at Home in Wilton, Inc.
Stay in your own home rather than moving to a supporting residential facility – bring supported living into your Wilton, CT home.
Today’s Seniors
A wide range of information for people who have already retired, are preparing for retirement, or just thinking about it.
U.S. Administration on Aging (AoA)
The Administration on Aging (AoA) is emerging as the focal point for the nation’s expression of its concern for the needs of its elders.
Wired Seniors
Over 5,000 links to sites of interest to the over 50 age group.
Yahoo! Seniors’ Guide
News, chats, bulletin boards, recommended sites, and an index of links — all for those over 50 and online.