Skip to main content
Western Kentucky University

Resources in Aging

Information about Aging

Barren River Area Agency on Aging and Independent Living

Kentucky Department for Aging and Independennt Living (DAIL)                  

Hospice of Southern Kentucky

Kentucky Legal Aid and Services

Long Term Care Ombudsman

AARP of Kentucky

AARP Livable Communities

Senior Discounts (businesses that offer them)



Bureau of Labor Statistics

Elderly Healthcare

Healthy Aging

Info Aging

International Longevity Center - USA

National Health Information Center

Social Security Administration

World Health Organization:

 Aging and Life Course Publications




Age-Friendly City Resources

Age-Friendly Bowling Green, Tools and Resources

WHO Global Network of Age-friendly Cities and Communities

International Federation on Ageing

         The movement to create great places to grow up and grow

                 old in America.

         Aging Power Tools

         Age Friendly Database

         Why We Need Age-Friendly Communities, John Feather, PhD

Alliance for Aging Research

American Federation for Aging Research

American Geriatrics Society

Association for Gerontology in Higher Education

Gerontological Society of America

Library Research Guide for Gerontology

MEDLINE Plus: Seniors' Health

National Institute of Mental Health

National Institute on Aging

NIA Demography Centers

Population Reference Bureau: Older Population

RAND: Population and Aging



Administration on Aging

Alzheimer's Association


American Parkinson's Disease Association

American Society on Aging

Department of Veterans Affairs

Elder Web

Eldercare Locator Service

First Gov for Seniors


National Council on the Aging

National Senior Citizens Law Center                                                                                               


Note: documents in Portable Document Format (PDF) require Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or higher to view,
download Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Note: documents in Excel format (XLS) require Microsoft Viewer,
download excel.

Note: documents in Word format (DOC) require Microsoft Viewer,
download word.

Note: documents in Powerpoint format (PPT) require Microsoft Viewer,
download powerpoint.

Note: documents in Quicktime Movie format [MOV] require Apple Quicktime,
download quicktime.

 Last Modified 9/25/14