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New York State Committee for the Aging New York - State Government: State Budget Improves Health Care for Seniors External Icon - Expanded EPIC Program gives 80,000 more senior access to low-cost prescriptions.

Important Resources

American Geriatrics Society (AGS) External Icon

770 Lexington Ave., Suite 300
New York, NY 10021
Phone: 212 308-1414
Fax: 212 832-8646

The AGS is one of the largest professional organization of health care providers. Includes membership, educational and publication information.

  • Foundation for Healthy Aging (FHA) External Icon

    A national non-profit organization established in 1999 by the American Geriatrics Society, the Foundation aims to build a bridge between the research and practice of Geriatrics and the Public, and to advocate on behalf of older adults and their special health care needs.

  • FHA Physician Referral Service External Icon

    If you would like a list of physicians in your area who are sensitive to the special health care needs of older adults, you may call the FHA at 800 563-4916.

    All physicians participating in the referral service are members of the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) and are board-certified in either Family Practice (FP) or Internal Medicine (IM).

AAAlzheimer's Association External Icon
919 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1000
Chicago, IL 60611-1676
Phone: 800 272-3900 or 312 335-8700
Fax: 312 335-1110

AARP External Icon
(formerly American Assoc. of Retired Persons)
601 E. St. NW
Washington, DC 20049
Phone: 800 424-3410

AGHE — American Gerontologists in Higher Education External Icon
1030 15th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 202 289-9806
Fax: 202 289-9824

AOAAdministration on Aging External Icon
330 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20201
Phone: 202 619-7501
Fax: 202 260-1012

ASAAmerican Society on Aging External Icon
Suite 511, 833 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone: 415 974-9600
Fax: 415 974-0300

GSAGerontological Society of America External Icon
P.O. Box 79151
Baltimore, MD 21279-0151
Phone: 202 842-1150
Fax: 202 842-1150

National Aging Information Center External Icon
U.S. Administration on Aging

NCOAThe National Council on the Aging, Inc. External Icon
409 Third Street, S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20024
Phone: 202 479-1200
Fax: 202 479-0735

OWHOffice of Women's Health External Icon
Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, SW Room 730B
Washington, DC 20201
Phone: 202 690-7650
Fax: 202 690-7172

PACENational PACE Association External Icon
Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly
1255 POst Street, Suite 1027
San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone: 415 749-2680
Fax: 415 749-2687

Syracuse University Gerontology Center External Icon
426 Eggers Hall, Syracuse University
Syracuse, New York 13244-1020
Phone: 315 443-2703
Fax: 315 443-1081