INFORMATION AND RESOURCES
Marin Villages in the News
Published Letters to the Editor
Marin Villages often comments on articles in the local press on the topic of aging. Here is a sampling of letters to the editor published in the Independent Journal.
- Marin Villages offers a good option for seniors
News and Other Websites on Aging:
Next AvenueNext Avenue is a website from PBS stations that inspires America’s 50+ generation to live the most meaningful, vibrant life possible. Their site features thousands of articles, videos and slideshows all designed to help you make the most of your life's second half.
Rest of Your LifeDr. Lee Lindquist from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine has developed a website called Plan Your Lifespan to help seniors think about the challenges we face as we live longer.
The Tech Enhanced Life and Longevity ExplorersThis is a website that provides independent objective analysis, product evaluations, and explorations to make the challenges of growing older less challenging—for you or for older adults you care about.
The National Council for Aging Care
This site provides information and advice on a wide variety of issues related to aging and wellness.
Useful Articles and Reference Materials
Membership Application Membership Brochure
Common Scams Targeting the Elderly
Scammers tend to target elderly people with all kinds of schemes. This guide, Common Elderly Scams covers the various fraud tactics that scammers commonly use, followed by more detail on each type of fraud.
Below are several resources on housing that were distributed at a workshop hosted by Marin Villages on residential housing options for seniors.