50Plus - Retirement & Lifestyle


  • ABLEDATA
    This site offers a searchable database featuring more than 20,000 assistive devices / products currently on the market; each listing includes product description, price, and name / contact information for sellers.
  • Foundation for Grandparenting
    The Foundation promotes "the involvement of grandparents as agents of positive change for families and society." Their website offers articles on grandparenting, links for raising grandchildren, legal issues, and general news, and more.
  • Home Modifications
    Home Modification refers to converting or adapting the environment to make tasks easier, reduce accidents, and support independent living. The National Resource Center on Supportive Housing and Home Modification (NRCSHHM) offers information, online training cources, and education about supportive housing.
  • National Resource Center on LGBT Aging
    This organization works to support concerns of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) elders in their struggle with the unique barriers they encounter in gaining access to housing, healthcare, long-term care and other needed services.
  • Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UCSC
    A collection of links related to the pursuit of learning. Compiled by The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UCSC, a community of men and women from diverse educational, occupational, and geographic backgrounds.
  • Retirement Living Information Center
    Information about places to retire, state taxes, senior lifestyle issues, assistive technology products, online senior publications, plus a directory of state aging agencies. From: Retirement Living Information Center.
  • RetireNet
    Up-to-date information about retirement communities across the country which meet a variety of lifestyle preferences (golf community, RVs, rentals, full and/or partial care, etc).
  • Today's Seniors
    For seniors and soon-to-be seniors: retirement planning tools, tips, news and advice for enjoying life after retirement.

Tease Your Brain!

Can you identify these famous people from the Roaring 20's?

1. Who went on trial in 1925 for teaching the theory of evolution?

2. Who flew "The Spirit of St. Louis" in 1927?

3. Who discovered penicillin in 1928?

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