Call 1-800-273-8255 to reach the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline today.
Washington County Mental Health Elder Care Program
To report elder abuse in Vermont, call Adult Protective Services at 1(800) 564-1612.
National Center on Elder Abuse - providing the latest information regarding research, training, best practices, news and resources on elder abuse, neglect and exploitation to professionals and the public.
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day - The purpose of WEAAD is to provide an opportunity for communities around the world to promote a better understanding of abuse and neglect of older persons by raising awareness of the cultural, social, economic and demographic processes affecting elder abuse and neglect.
Older LGBTQ+ Adults
Sage USA - We’re a national advocacy and services organization that’s been looking out for LGBT elders since 1978. We build welcoming communities and keep our issues in the national conversation to ensure a fulfilling future for all LGBT people.
Pride Center Vermont - Pride Center of Vermont (PCVT) is the region’s most comprehensive community center dedicated to advancing community and the health and safety of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ+) Vermonters.
Rainbow Umbrella of Central Vermont Facebook Page - LGBTQ adults of all ages from Central Vermont have come together to plan and execute events to foster community and increase LGBTQ visibility in the region.
Out in the Open VT - Connecting rural LGBTQ people to build community, visibility, knowledge, and power.
Social Connection & Wellness
engAGED Innovations HUB - learn how organizations are helping older adults stay connected, hosting the best and emerging social engagement programs
Nutrition and Aging Resource Center - Here you will find resources for older adults on topics related to nutrition, connection, and wellness.
Senior Planet (OATS) - resources, classes, and ideas for how to stay connected virtually
Technolog4Tomorrow - free group classes on a variety of tech topics and resources for older adults
CyberSeniors - free 1:1 virtual technology assistance and group classes
Oasis Everywhere Virtual Lifelong Learning - bypassing boundaries by bringing the virtual classes you love right to your screen!
Tech Enhanced Life - a free newsletter with helpful tips and suggestions for technology