Resources on Aging
“We have to do
everything we can to
prolong our ability to
provide for ourselves,
contribute our wisdom
and experience to
society, and leave a
This wide-ranging section is continuously being updated. In addition to
providing links that are aging-specific, some of our favorite websites are
categorized and listed here. All of our links aim to adhere to the 5Ws/H
criteria for valid and authoritative websites. We also try to pick sites that
are unique, interesting and not overly commercialized.
Aging Organizations & Research Centers
Administration on Aging - Promotes the well-being of older individuals by
providing services and programs designed to help them live independently
in their homes and communities.
Publishers (Aging related)
Basics of Philosophy - This site is an easily digestible online warehouse with
all kinds of manageable chunks of information about philosophy.
Irvin D. Yalom - Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry at Stanford University and
the author of several highly acclaimed textbooks, including Existential
Psychotherapy and The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy.
Work & Retirement
Berkeley Wellness - In collaboration with the University of California,
Berkeley, School of Public Health, this resource provides evidence-based
Changing Aging - With Dr. Bill Thomas, explores the hidden dimension of our
humanity and, in doing so, inspires personal growth and social change.
MORE PUBLISHERS (AGING RELATED)
Beliefnet - Lifestyle site dedicated to faith and inspiration. Beleifnet helps
people find and walk a spritual path that instills comfort, hope, strength
Center for Retirement Research at Boston College - Reserach covers
numerous issues affecting individuals’ income in retirement.
MORE WORK & RETIREMENT
Aeon - Publishes information from university research groups, university
presses and other selected cultural organizations.
MORE PUBLISHERS (MISCELLAENOUS)