Together, we can help people find social connection, and be #FarFromAlone.
Our mission is to engage diverse stakeholders, increase public awareness, promote innovative research, and advocate for policy change that combats the adverse consequences of social isolation and loneliness.
The national Meals on Wheels network addresses isolation and loneliness amongst older adults with frequent in-person meal deliveries, group-setting meals, programs designed to keep seniors and their pets together, and other efforts to promote socialization and connectedness.
The nation’s leading community fitness program designed specifically for seniors, SilverSneakers® promotes greater health engagement and accountability by providing members with regular exercise (strength training, aerobics, flexibility) and social opportunities at more than 16,000 locations nationwide—all at no cost to them.
TRISH is a virtual research institute with the goal of producing promising new approaches, treatments, countermeasures or technologies in human deep space exploration.
As the leading advocate for older adults and those who care for them, Institute on Aging offers a broad spectrum of services and support. In addition to providing home care and case management services, we operate The Friendship Line, a free 24-hour “warm” line for seniors offering a caring ear and having a friendly conversation with depressed older adults.
By focusing on social determinants of health, The Humana Foundation aims to promote more healthy days and encourage greater health equity. Social determinants of health – such as asset and financial security, food security and social connections – are the conditions under which people are born, grow, live, work and age that impact overall health and well-being.
Volunteers of America is dedicated to helping those in need live healthy, safe, and productive lives. Since 1896, we have supported and empowered America's most vulnerable groups, including veterans, seniors, people with disabilities, at-risk youth, homeless individuals and families, those recovering from addictions, and many others.