BACK TOTOP Browse A-ZSearchBrowse A-ZABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ0-9 E-mail FormEmail ResultsName:Email address:Recipients Name:Recipients address:Message: Print-FriendlyBookmarksbookmarks-menuElder care - resourcesResources - elder care Information The following organizations are good resources for information on aging and elder care:US Department of Health & Human Services -- www.hhs.gov/aging/long-term-care/index.html Eldercare locator -- eldercare.acl.gov/Public/Resources/Index.aspx National Institute on Aging -- www.nia.nih.gov American Geriatrics Society, HealthinAging.org -- www.healthinaging.org/age-friendly-healthcare-you/care-settingsAllVideoImagesTogAged nervous tissue - illustration Aged nervous tissue is less able to rapidly communicate with other neural tissues.Aged nervous tissueillustrationAged nervous tissue - illustration Aged nervous tissue is less able to rapidly communicate with other neural tissues.Aged nervous tissueillustrationRelated Information Review Date: 3/16/2021 Reviewed By: Jennifer K. Mannheim, ARNP, Medical Staff, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team. The information provided herein should not be used during any medical emergency or for the diagnosis or treatment of any medical condition. A licensed medical professional should be consulted for diagnosis and treatment of any and all medical conditions. Links to other sites are provided for information only -- they do not constitute endorsements of those other sites. © 1997- © 1997- All rights reserved. A.D.A.M. content is best viewed in IE9 or above, Firefox and Google Chrome browser.Content is best viewed in IE9 or above, Firefox and Google Chrome browser.