Basic Resources on Aging

The Iowa Department of Elder Affairs is the state's primary state agency that offers comprehensive resources and information for Iowans aged 60 and over.

The Iowa Association of Area Agencies on Aging is the association of local agencies that provide direct services to Iowans aged 60 and over and those who may be caring for them. Find a list of available resources for financial concerns, advocacy for older adults, and many other services and programs in your area.

The federal Administration on Aging offers additional programs, services, and information on resources for older Iowans and caregivers from a national perspective.

AARP and AARP-Iowa are non-profit, nonpartisan membership organizations for persons over age 50 "dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for all as we age."