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Rural Health
Resources by Topic: Elderly population

Rural Aging in Place Toolkit
Resources and best practices to help rural communities support aging in place. Identifies program models and examples, and discusses implementation, evaluation, sustainability, and dissemination of program results.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub
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Oral Health Programs in North Dakota
Reports the results of a statewide collaboration of 50 individuals representing oral health services in North Dakota providing an overview of their oral health programs in the state, their governing agencies, and the populations they serve.
Author(s): Shawnda Schroeder, Nathan Fix
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
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Ohio-Population.org
Provides access to county-level population data and projections for Ohio for the older adult population, as well as projections related to disabilities and mental illness by county for all age groups.
Type: Website
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AGing Integrated Database (AGID): County-Level Population Estimates Data Custom Tables
Access to multiple years of county-level population estimates for adults aged 60 and older. Includes data by gender and race/ethnicity and for different age ranges.
Type: Database
Sponsoring organization: Administration for Community Living
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AGing Integrated Database (AGID): ACL Special Tabulations
Provides access to American Community Survey data for the 60 and older population, covering topics that include demographics, employment, poverty, disability status, and more. Also provides county-level data. The 2008-2012 ACS Special Tabulation includes data for rural and urban areas nationally and by state.
Type: Database
Sponsoring organization: Administration for Community Living
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Services for Native Americans (OAA Title VI)
Lists the resources available under the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services' Administration on Aging (AoA) for Native Americans including services for nutrition, caregivers, elders, as well as grant opportunities.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Administration for Community Living
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Native Aging Fact Sheets
A list of fact sheets regarding Native American aging.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
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PubMed Search: Aging and Rural Health
Searches PubMed's collection of journal article citations on the topic of aging and rural health.
Type: Literature Search
Sponsoring organization: U.S. National Library of Medicine
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Family Care Navigator
Directory listing by state for caregivers identifying programs and services available to help family members living at home and in residential facilities.
Type: Directory
Sponsoring organization: Family Caregiver Alliance
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Native American Elderly Service Locator
Directory of all tribal elderly services available in the United States. Search by state and service type.
Type: Directory
Sponsoring organization: National Resource Center on Native American Aging
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