Senior Resources

Organization Description Website
AARP Non-profit organization
Provides information on aging,
tax preparation services, and
safe-driving classes
www.aarp.org
Area Agency on Aging Non-profit organization
Provides information on government
benefits such as Social Security,
Medicare, and SNAP
www.nctcog.org/cs/aging/
Benefits Check Up Search for benefits available
to seniors by zip code
www.benefitscheckup.org
Eldercare Locator Search for senior housing and
care options by zip code
www.eldercare.gov
Family Caregiver Alliance Non-profit organization
Provides information, resources,
and support for caregivers
www.caregiver.org
Meals on Wheels National organization that provides
meals to home-bound seniors and
people with disabilities
www.mowaa.org
Metroport Meals on Wheel Local organization that provides
meals to home-bound seniors and 
people with disabilities
www.metroportmow.org
Medicare Official U.S. government site for
Medicare
www.medicare.gov
MedlinePlus Health and medication information
website run by the National
Library of Medicine
www.medlineplus.gov
National Council on Aging Non-profit organization
Provides information on aging
www.ncoa.org
National Institute on Aging Government organization that researches
topics related to aging
www.nia.nih.gov
National Institute of Health - Senior Health Government organization that provides
information on health-related topics
for seniors
www.nihseniorhealth.gov
SPAN transit Transportation assistance to
doctor's appointments, grocery
stores, and senior centers
http://span-transit.org
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Food assistance for seniors and low-
income adults
https://yourtexasbenefits.hhsc.texas.gov
Texas Veterans Portal Connects veterans, their families, and
caregivers to benefits and services earned
through military service
https://veterans.portal.texas.gov/