Programs, Associations and Organizations

Meals on Wheels Association of America

Meals On Wheels Association of America.

Organization that represents and supports member Meals on Wheels programs with training and professional development, publications, grants and more.


Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP)

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

Program awards grants to States, United States territories, and federally-recognized Indian tribal governments to provide low-income seniors with coupons that can be exchanged for eligible foods at farmers markets, roadside stands, and community supported agriculture programs.


US Administration on Aging

DHHS. Administration on Aging.

Federal focal point and advocate agency for older persons and their concerns, including health and nutrition, and the Elderly Nutrition Program.


Eldercare Locator

DHHS. Administration on Aging.


National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity & Aging

Florida International University. National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity & Aging.


Nutrition Services Incentive Program (NSIP)

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

Provides incentives to States and Tribes for the effective delivery of nutritious meals to older adults.


National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs logo National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs

Professional membership non-profit organization of persons working in or interested in the field of aging, community-based services, and nutrition and the elderly.


Healthy Aging Dietetic Practice Group

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Provides leadership to dietetics professionals in promoting optimal nutrition, health and wellness, and access to safe and nourishing food for all older adults


Dietetics in Health Care Communities

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Represents nearly 5,000 members of the American Dietetic Association working in wide-ranging areas of the health care arena, including long-term care, assisted living centers, retirement villages and more.


Center on an Aging Society

Georgetown University. Georgetown Public Policy Institute. Healthy Policy Institute.

Non-partisan public policy institute that fosters critical thinking about the implications of an aging society.


Older woman Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging

USDA. Agricultural Research Service; Tufts University.

Conducts advanced studies on nutrition and aging with a focus on nutrient requirements and the role nutrition plays in disease prevention and health promotion for older adults.