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Web Directories &
Online Guides for Seniors

  • Pittsburgh Fifty-Five Plus
    A new quarterly complimentary magazine from Swanson Publishing that will examine medical, housing, legal and financial issues in addition to covering support and daily living topics for seniors.
  • AARP The Magazine
    The magazine of the AARP and the largest circulation magazine in America.
  • FirstGov for Seniors
    This is a US Government portal designed especially for seniors. Its subject departments include Consumer Protection, Education & Training, Health, Legislation, Other Links, Retirement Planner, Seniors & Computers, Services, Strategic Plan, Tax Assistance, Travel & Leisure, and Work & Volunteer.
  • Ohio State University Extension: Senior Series Fact Sheet Index
    The Cooperative Extension Service of Ohio State has a large collection on online publications that would be of interest to seniors, including Fitness after Fifty, information on caregivers and nursing homes, nutrition and health information.
  • Pennsylvania Senior Centers: Allegheny County
    Includes contact information (phone and address and email) and a link to a website if one exists. This website is an initiative of the state Joint Committee on Senior Centers, comprised of members of the Pennsylvania Association of Senior Centers and the Pennsylvania Association of Area Agencies on Aging, with funding from the Pennsylvania Department of Aging.
  • Pittsburgh Senior News
    Pittsburgh Senior News is a free monthly print newspaper for seniors in Allegheny County that is distributed at supermarkets, senior centers, libraries, etc. It provides information about local and national AARP activities, Social Security issues, senior centers, health, nutrition, finance, senior-related events, travel, and entertainment. They also publish the annual "Allegheny County Senior Resource Guide."
  • Senior Citizen's Guide to Pittsburgh
    Designed to help older adults and those with aging parents or family members find housing, health, financial, travel, entertainment, consumer services, and other senior-related resources in the City of Pittsburgh, as well as Allegheny County.
  • Senior.Com
    A commercial site for seniors; a directory of commercial services catering to Seniors.
  • SeniorNet
    the leading US nonprofit organization for empowering adults age 55 and older to use computer technologies to further enrich their lives and the lives of others.