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United States Federal Government Sites

Bringing information on US Federal programs, services, and resources to Americans with disabilities and their families.

Administration on Aging
Provides information for older persons and their families about the federal programs and services for the aging.

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Provides information about Medicare and Medicaid benefits.

This resource provides consumer education about financial matters including investor education, consumer expenditures, banking, consumer protection, financial education, pensions and retirement.

Comprehensive website of Federal disability resources connecting people with disabilities to the resource they need to actively participate in the workforce and their communities.

ElderCare Locator
Sponsored by the U.S. Administration on Aging, this site connects individuals with resources allowing older persons to live independently in their communities. Connects to federal, state, local, and community-based organizations helping consumers and caregivers.

Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, this site contains information on prevention and wellness, caregivers, health organizations, drug interactions, and much more.

Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
A website hosted by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development that provides information about housing programs and assistance.

The website hosted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that provides comprehensive information about the Medicare program including who is eligible for Medicare and what is covered by Medicare.


Nursing Home Compare
Provides information about the results of the most recent federal site surveys of licensed nursing homes. Includes function that permits user to search for specific nursing homes by name and location.

A comprehensive website hosted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services designed to help seniors find the federal agencies and programs to meet their needs.

Social Security Administration
On-line access to information about social security benefits, supplemental security benefits, supplemental security income (SSI) and Medicare benefits. Includes access to booklets about applying for benefits and what Medicare does and doesn’t cover.