This LibGuide is intended to provide links to websites, books, and media tailored to healthcare providers working with geriatric patients and their families. At this time some resources are restricted to Smith Library and RWJ users only.
Associations and General Resources
CDC - Healthy Aging - Good information for the health care consumers and health care provider on aging and related conditions and diseases.
Geriatric Mental Health Foundation - This site was established by the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry to raise awareness of psychiatric and mental health disorders affecting the elderly, eliminate the stigma of mental illness and treatment, promote healthy aging strategies, and increase access to quality mental health care for the elderly.
HealthyNJ - Healthcare information for New Jersey consumers, policy makers, and health care professionals
HeathyNJ-Aging - Geriatric healthcare information for consumers, policy makers, and health care professionals with an emphasis on New Jersey resources and services.
National Institute on Aging-Health Information - Information, resouces, and tips on aging, care giving, medications, dietary supplements, and diseases. Also included on this site is public service ads, clinical trials Information, and links to other governement health resouces. The site is also available in Spanish. Copies also are provided in PDF format where applicable. Free print versions are available for online ordering.
NIHSeniorHealth - This easy-to-use website features health and wellness information for older adults from the National Institutes of Health. The site also incorporates a number of short videos on many health topics.
NOAH New York Online Access to Health - Aging - NOAH provides links to high quality consumer health information in English and also Spanish.