National Association of Area Agencies on Aging
“The National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (N4A) is the umbrella organization for the 655 area agencies on aging (AAA’s) and more than 230 Title VI Native American aging programs in the U.S. Through its presence in Washington, D.C., N4A advocates on behalf of the local aging agencies to ensure that needed resources and support services are available to older Americans.”
For more information, vist the N4A website here.
“In 1991, N4A established the nationwide Eldercare Locator, a toll-free 800 number for identifying the information and referral (I&R) services provided by State and Area Agencies on Aging. This service is funded by the U.S. Administration on Aging and administered in cooperation with the National Association of State Units on Aging. Individuals calling this service have access to more than 4800 state and local information and referral service providers, identified for every ZIP code in the country.” For more information click here.