Minority Resources

The following is a sample of federal government resources, national organizations and academic institutions whose activities include minority aging issues.

Administration on Aging Resources
Eldercare Locator
(800) 677-1116
www.eldercare.gov

Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health
(800) 444-6472
minorityhealth.hhs.gov
info@minorityhealth.hhs.gov

Office for Civil Rights
(800) 368-1019
www.hhs.gov/ocr/hipaa/
OCRMail@hhs.gov

Language Assistance for Persons with Limited English-Speaking Ability
www.lep.gov

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Office of Communications and Knowledge Transfer
(301) 427-1364
www.ahrq.gov
info@ahrq.gov

Health Resources and Services Administration
www.hrsa.gov

HRSA Bureau of Primary Health Care
http://bphc.hrsa.gov/

National Institute on Aging
301-496-1752
(800) 222-2225
www.nia.nih.gov

National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities
301-402-1366
http://ncmhd.nih.gov
NCMHDinfo@od.nih.gov

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
(800) 669-4000
www.eeoc.gov
info@eeoc.gov

American Society on Aging Diversity Programs
(415) 974-9600
(800) 537-9728
www.asaging.org/noma
info@asaaging.org

The Gerontological Society of America
(202) 842-1275
http://www.geron.org/TFONMINORITY.htm
geron@geron.org

National Caucus and Center for the Black Aged
202-637-8400
www.ncba-aged.org
info@ncba-aged.org

The National Association for Hispanic Elderly
Asociación Nacional Pro Personas Mayores
(626) 564-1988
www.anppm.org

National Hispanic Council on Aging
(202) 347-9733
www.nhcoa.org

National Asian Pacific Center on Aging
(206) 624-1221 ; or (800) 33-NAPCA ; or (800) 336-2722
Chinese: 1-800-582-4218
Korean: 1-800-582-4259
Vietnamese: 1-800-582-4336
www.napca.org

National Indian Council on Aging
(505) 292-2001
www.nicoa.org
info@nicoa.org

National Resource Center on Native American Aging
Center for Rural Health
(800) 896-7628
(701) 777-6780
http://ruralhealth.und.edu/projects/nrcnaa/

Indian Health Service
(301) 443-1083
www.ihs.gov
webmaster@ihs.gov

Native Elder Health Care Resource Center
American Indian and Alaska Native Programs
(303) 724-1414
http://aianp.uchsc.edu/nehcrc/nehcrc_index.htm

Academic Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research
Center for Aging in Diverse Communities
University of California, San Francisco
http://medicine.ucsf.edu/cadc/

UNC Institute on Aging: Center for Aging and Diversity
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
www.aging.unc.edu/cad

Columbia Center for Active Life of Minority Elders
Columbia University Medical Center
http://cpmcnet.columbia.edu/dept/calme/

Michigan Center for Urban African American Aging Research
Wayne State University
http://mcuaaar.iog.wayne.edu

Resource Center for African American Aging Research (RCMAR)
Henry Ford Health System
http://www.henryfordhealth.org/body.cfm?id=39784

Institute on Aging
University of Pennsylvania
www.med.upenn.edu/aging

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