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Rural Health
Resources by Topic: Elderly population

Profile of Rural Pennsylvania Elderly Women
Provides demographic, financial, and socio-economic information about elderly women living in rural Pennsylvania. Elderly includes individuals age 65 and older.
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Center for Rural Pennsylvania
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VA Geriatrics and Extended Care
Provides information on Veterans Health Administration geriatrics and extended care, hospice and palliative care, long-term care, and home and community-based services.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
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National Center on Elder Abuse State Resources
Provides a state listing of resources related to elder mistreatment, including helplines and government agencies. Also provides information on relevant state laws and regulations.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: National Center on Elder Abuse
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Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE)
An overview of the PACE program, which provides comprehensive medical and social services to certain frail, community-dwelling elderly individuals, most of whom are dually eligible for Medicare and Medicaid benefits.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
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Rural Aging Topic Guide
Information, resources, and frequently asked questions related to aging and the elderly in rural communities.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub
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Eldercare Locator
Connects older Americans and their caregivers with sources of information on senior services. Links those who need assistance with state and local area agencies on aging and community-based organizations that serve older adults and their caregivers.
Type: Directory
Sponsoring organization: Administration for Community Living
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Native Aging Visions
Newsletter with articles that address Native aging, health, and related issues. Also includes updates on the work of the National Resource Center on Native American Aging.
Type: Journal/Newsletter
Sponsoring organization: National Resource Center on Native American Aging
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