Access to Health Care gives a voice to seniors by welcoming you to contribute your thoughts to our
website in reply to our weekly articles (blogs) and monthly guest interviews. We value this direct independent
feedback on the issues that matter most to you. It is the link among seniors to talk about your needs and shared

Important Reminder for people with Medicare: Content to be added New Jersey Health Alert Network: Content
to be added Access to Health Care:

  • Medicaid
  • Medicare

Affordable Access to Quality Service:

  • Medicare – Do You Qualify?

Elder Care:

  • Dialysis Facility Comparison
  • Doctor and Dentist Directories
  • Hospice Care
  • Hospice Locator
  • Hospital Comparison
  • Mental Health Resources, by State
  • Nursing Home Comparison
  • Private Duty Home Care
  • Public Health Clinic Locator
  • Substance Abuse Treatment Facilities Locator

Human Welfare:

  • Elder Abuse Helplines and Hotlines, by State
  • Elder Abuse Resources from MedlinePlus
  • Elder Rights Protection
  • National Center on Elder Abuse

Health Education:

  • American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Working Options
  • Experience Works: Senior Workforce Solutions
  • Foster Grandparents Program
  • History, Arts, and Culture
  • National Caucus and Center on Black Aged
  • National Library Services for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
  • Office of Vocational and Adult Education (Education Department)
  • Peace Corps – Older Volunteers Program
  • RSVP Program
  • School, College, and Library Locator
  • Senior Companions Program
  • Senior Corps
  • Senior Service America
  • Veterans Voluntary Service

Ethnic Awareness:

  • Minority Health


  • Dietary Guidelines
  • Dietary Supplements

Laws for Seniors:

  • Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 (ADEA)
  • Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA)
  • Older Americans Act of 1965, As Amended (OAA)
  • Social Security Act
  • Social Security Changes for 2010
  • U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging

Mental Care: Mental Health Resources, by State

  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Balance Problems – Frequently Asked Questions
  • Cancer Facts for People Over 50
  • Depression
  • Diabetes in Older People
  • Fall Injuries
  • Fall Prevention Checklist
  • Flu
  • Forgetfulness
  • Hearing Loss
  • Heart Disease
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia
  • Vision Problems