Seniors

GENERAL INFORMATION

About.com's Senior Living

GrandTimesAARP's Internet Resources on Aging

Senior.com

Senior Journal

Wired Seniors

 

 LOCAL

City of Ripon- Senior Center

Fond du Lac County Department of Senior Services

Fond du Lac County Aging & Resource Center

Comfort Keepers- In-home care services

Ripon Medical Center's Meals on Wheels Program

SeniorResources- Wisconsin's complete senior resource listing

 

DRIVING INFORMATION

SeniorDrivers.org

Older Adult Drivers Fact Sheet (from the CDC)

Wisconsin Department of Transportation

Wisconsin DMV Online Services- you can change your address, renew your license plate, or schedule a road test here.

Rules of the Road

 

GOVERNMENT AGENCIES

Administration on Aging

Internal Revenue Service

Medicare

Social Security Online

Benefits Check Up- A service of the National Council on Aging

USA.gov for Seniors- Government Made Easy

Wisconsin Department of Health Services- Services for the Elderly

 

GRANDPARENTING RESOURCES

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

AARP for Grandparents

Grandparents.com

 

HEALTH

WebMD

Healthfinder

NIH Senior Health

Needy Meds- A non-profit organization that helps people find assistance in getting and paying for their medications.

Rx Assist- A patient assistance program run by pharmaceutical companies.

Medicaid- for Wisconsin's elderly, blind, or disabled.

 

HOUSING

Senior Housing

SeniorResource

Best Places to Retire

A Place for Mom: Eldercare Referral Service

Wisconsin Affordable Assisted Living

Energy Assistance

 

 TRAVEL

Elderhostel

On-Call Vacations

Travelocity

Expedia

HomeExchange.com