SENIOR LINKS

GO DIRECT
The Treasury Department recommends two safe, easy alternatives to paper checks for federal benefits:
Direct Deposit or The Direct Express Debit MasterCard card. There are no sign-up fees, monthly fees or overdraft charges. Some fees for optional services may apply. To sign up for the card, or to learn more about its fees and features, people can:

or visit their local Social Security office. Complete info:  https://fiscal.treasury.gov/GoDirect/

Medicare website makes it easy to log onto www.medicare.gov to help a friend or family member choose a drug plan, compare nursing homes, get help with billing, find local resources, and more! Medicare Plan Finder is here.

 

Websites for Older Adults
AARP
www.aarp.org
Administration on Aging
https://aoa.acl.gov/
National Council on Aging
www.nia.nih.gov
National Library Service for the Blind and Handicapped
www.loc.gov/nls
PA Association of Area Agencies on Aging
www.p4a.org
LeadingAge PA: An Association of Not-For-Profit Senior Services
www.leadingagepa.org/default.aspx
PA Senior Centers
www.seniorcenterdirectory.com/pennsylvania/
Social Security Online
www.ssa.gov/
CARIE: The Center for Advocacy for the Rights & Interests of the Elderly
www.carie.org
Eldercare Locator
www.eldercare.gov
ElderWeb
www.elderweb.com
Extended Care
www.extendedcare.com
Family Caregiver Alliance
www.caregiver.org
Find a Hospice
www.nhpco.org/find-hospice
National Alliance for Caregiving
www.caregiving.org
PA Department of Aging
www.aging.state.pa.us
RetireNet
www.retirenet.com
Senior Citizen Journal
www.seniorjournal.com
Senior Corps
www.seniorcorps.org
Senior Housing
www.seniorhousingnet.com
Senior Net
www.seniornet.org
Social Security for Women
www.ssa.gov/people/women/
Federal Trade Commission
www.ftc.gov
Web Pointers for Seniors
web.pdx.edu/~psu01435/startup.html