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A Kansas Public Library Resource Service

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READY REFERENCE

There are predictable information needs that accompany the aging process in America. The intent of this page is to gather together links that will assist librarians in providing or guiding patrons through basic information requests.

brown arrow preceding menu linkAmerican Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
Find information on the national program including membership and discounts. Kansas information may be found at http://www.aarp.org/statepages/ks.html.

brown arrow preceding menu linkAging in Kansas
Provides a wealth of information on available services with links to the Kansas Department on Aging, Area Agencies on Aging, Kansas Senior Centers, and AARP.

brown arrow preceding menu linkAmerican Diabetes Association
A useful site as the prevalence of diabetes increases with age.

brown arrow preceding menu linkElder Law
The mission of the Kansas Elder Law Network is to provide nationwide electronic access, via the World Wide Web, to primary and secondary materials pertaining to the legal practice specialty known as "elder law".

brown arrow preceding menu linkHealth A to Z
A commercial family health site divided by categories of age and stages in life. This link will take you to the sixtyplus section of their site.

brown arrow preceding menu linkMedicare
The Official U.S. Government site for people with Medicare.

brown arrow preceding menu linkSocial Security
The official website of the Social Security Administration.

brown arrow preceding menu linkVeterans Affairs
Serving veterans and their families through medical care, benefits, social support and lasting memorials.