American Geriatrics Society – This excellent resource includes a clinical practice guidelines section and public education section with large print one-page handouts on a variety of topics. It is also the place to order the handbook, Geriatrics at Your Fingertips.
Canadian Association on Gerontology – Canada’s premier multidisciplinary association for aging research
Canadian Association of Gastroenterologists – Great site for information on gastroenterology.
Canadian Coalition for Senior’s Mental Health – Excellent resource for professionals and caregivers on a variety of mental health issues.
UBC Department of Family Practice
Institute for Patient and Family-Centered Care – US based organization that promotes the involvement of families in health care organizations. Downloadable profiles and references available; resources available for purchase.
LPN Cafe – An on-line website for practical nurses to share and learn.
Gero Nurse Online – Official Website of the American Nurses Association’s Nurse Competence in Aging initiative