A. What's happening at community networks?|
B. Local (Davis area) Resources
- Blacksburg Electronic Village [http://www.bev.net/community/seniors/]
C. General Resources for Seniors
- Davis Senior Citizens Center [http://www.city.davis.ca.us//city/parks/srctr/srmain.htm]
- Citizens Who Care provides social support services to older adults and their caregivers. These services are provided by trained, caring volunteers in Yolo County and neighboring communities.
- Age of Reason (previously SeniorsNet) [http://www.ageofreason.com/]
- Seniors USA [http://www.ageofreason.com/ushome.htm]
- ElderWeb [http://www.elderweb.org/]
- Selected Sites of Interest to Seniors [http://www.mbnet.mb.ca/crm/other/genworld/sources.html]
- SeniorNet [http://www.seniornet.org/]
- Seniors-Site [http://seniors-site.com/]
- Senior Living Newspapers [http://www.seniorlivingnewspaper.com/]
- Index of Grandparenting Resources [http://seniors-site.com/grandpar/index.html]
F. Food and Nutrition
- Seniors-Site Index - Travel for Senior Citizens [http://seniors-site.com/travel/index.html]
- Elderhostel - a nonprofit organization providing educational adventures all over the world to adults aged 55 and over. Study the literature of Jane Austen in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, or travel to Greece to explore the spectacular art and architecture of its ancient civilization, or conduct field research in Belize to save the endangered dolphin population. Elderhostel is for people on the move who believe learning is a lifelong process.
G. Aging and Minorities
- "Ask a Dietitian" for advice: [http://www.dietitian.com/seniors.html]
- Menus and Recipes - Your recommendations are welcomed
- Nutrition Guidelines [http://seniors-site.com/nutritio/guides.html]
H. Make Connections with others (On-Line Forums)
- Closing the Gap [http://www.os.dhhs.gov/progorg/ophs/omh/mayjun96.htm]
I. Learn Something New
- Future of Medicare (sponsored by SeniorNet & MetLife) [http://www.seniornet.org/solutions/]
- SeniorNet Roundtables [http://www.seniornet.org/cgi-bin/WebX?14@^1481@]
- WebChat (Over Sixty-Chat) [http://pages.wbs.net/webchat3.so?cmd=cmd_doorway:sixty_plus_chat]
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- The Armchair Scientist:
- Science and Technology Magazine: [http://www.areacom.it/html/ita/loris/armchair.html]