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Mid-life and Older Americans
Physical Activity and Health
Other Useful Sites

The following links will help you identify resources and further information related to physical activity and mid-life and older Americans. If you would like us to consider adding your Web site to our list of helpful links, please contact Brigid Sanner at 214-244-4186 or brigid@sannerco.com.

Mid-life and Older Americans

AARP
601 E Street, NW
Washington, DC 20049
Phone: 800-424-3410
Fax: 202-434-6973
Web site: http://www.aarp.org

American Geriatrics Society (AGS)
350 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10118
Phone: 212-308-1414
Fax: 212-832-8646
Web site: http://www.americangeriatrics.org

Alliance for Aging Research
2021 K Street, NW, Suite 305
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: 202-293-2856
Fax: 202-785-8574
Web site: http://www.agingresearch.org

American Society of Aging
833 Market St., Suite 511
San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone: 415-974-9600
Fax: 415-974-0300
Web site: http://www.asaging.org

Assisted Living Federation of America
11200 Waples Mill Road, Suite 150
Fairfax, VA 22030
Phone: 703-691-8100
Fax: 703-691-8106
Web site: http://www.alfa.org

Experience Corps®
Civic Ventures
425 Second Street., Suite 601
San Francisco, CA 94107
Phone: 415-430-0141
Web site: http://www.experiencecorps.org

Gerontological Society of America
1030 15th Street NW, Suite 250
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 202-842-1275
Fax: 202-842-1150
Web site: http://www.geron.org

International Council on Active Aging (ICAA)
3307 Trutch Street
Vancouver, BC, V6L-2T3
Toll Free: 866-335-9777 (North America Only)
Tel: 604-734-4466
Fax: 604-708-4464
Web site: http://www.icaa.cc

International Longevity Center - USA
60 E. 86th Street
New York, NY 10028
Tel: 212-288-1468
Fax: 212-288-3132
Web site: http://www.ilcusa.org

International Society for Aging and Physical Activity
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Louise Freer Hall
906 S. Goodwin Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: 217-244-0823
Fax: 217-244-7322
Web site: http://www.isapa.org

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (N4A)
927 15th Street, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 800-677-1116
Fax: 202-296-8134
Web site: http://www.n4a.org

National Blueprint: Increasing Physical Activity Among Adults Age 50 and Older
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Louise Freer Hall
906 S. Goodwin Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: 217-244-0823
Fax: 217-244-7322
Web site: http://www.agingblueprint.org

National Council on Aging, Inc. (NCOA)
409 3rd Street, SW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20024
Phone: 202-479-1200
Fax: 202-479-0735
Web site: http://www.ncoa.org

National Hispanic Council on Aging (NHCoA)
2713 Ontario Road, NW
Washington, DC 20009
Phone: 202-265-1288
Fax: 202-745-2522
Web site: http://www.nhcoa.org

National Institute on Aging (NIA) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Building 31, Room 5C27
31 Center Drive, MSC 2292
Bethesda, MD 20892
Phone: 301-496-1752
Fax: 301-589-3014 (NIAIC)
Phone: 301-495-3334 (ADEAR)
Web site: http://www.nih.gov/nia

Physical Activity and Health

American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD)
Reston, VA 20191
Phone: 800-213-7193
Fax: 703-444-7325
Web site: http://www.aahperd.org
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American Association for Active Lifestyles and Fitness
1900 Association Drive
Reston, VA 20191
Phone: 800-213-7193
Fax: 703-444-7325
Web site: http://www.aahperd.org

American Cancer Society
1599 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
Phone: 404-320-3333
Web site: http://www.cancer.org

American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
401 W. Michigan St.
Indianapolis, IN 46202-3233
Phone: 317-637-9200
Fax: 317-634-7817
Web site: http://www.acsm.org

American Council on Exercise (ACE)
4851 Paramount Drive
San Diego, CA 92123
Phone: 858-279-8227 or 1-800-825-3636
Fax: 858-279-8064
Web site: http://www.acefitness.org

American Heart Association (AHA)
7272 Greenville Avenue
Dallas, TX 75231
Phone: 214-373-6300
Fax: 214-706-5227
Web site: http://www.americanheart.org

Arthritis Foundation
1330 West Peachtree St.
Atlanta, GA 30309
Phone: 800-283-7800
Web site http://www.arthritis.org

Fifty Plus Fitness Association
P. O. Box 20230
Stanford, CA 94309
Phone: 650-323-6160
Fax: 650-323-6119
Web site: http://www.50plus.org

Human Kinetics
P.O. Box 5076
Champaign, IL 61825-5076
Phone: 800-747-4457
Fax: 217-351-1549
Web site: http://www.humankinetics.com

National Association for Health & Fitness (NAHF)
201 South Capitol Avenue, Suite 560
Indianapolis, IN 46225
Phone: 317-237-5630
Fax: 317-237-5632
Web site: http://www.physicalfitness.org/

National Center on Physical Activity and Disability (NCPAD)
1640 W. Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60608-6904
Phone: 800-900-8086
Fax: 312-355-4058
Web site: http://ncpad.cc.uic.edu

National Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity (NCPPA)
1010 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Suite 350
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: 202-454-7518
Fax: 202-454-7598
Web site: http://www.ncppa.org

National Senior Games Association
3032 Old Forge Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Phone: 225-925-5678
Fax: 225-216-7552
Web site: http://www.nsga.com

President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports (PCPFS)
Hubert H. Humphrey Building, Room 738-H
200 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20201
Phone: 202-690-9000
Fax: 202-690-5211
Web site: http://www.fitness.gov

Other Useful Sites

The Active Living Network
1932 First Avenue Suite 507
Seattle, WA 98101
Web site: http://www.activeliving.org

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30333
Phone: 404-639-3311
Fax: 404-639-7392
Web site: http://www.cdc.gov

The Cooper Institute
12330 Preston Road
Dallas, TX 75230
Phone 972-341-3200
Fax 972-341-3227
Web site: http://www.cooperinst.org

Foundation Center Cooperating Collections
Web site: http://fdncenter.org/collections
Cooperating Collections are free funding information centers in libraries, community foundations and other nonprofit resource centers that provide a core collection of Foundation Center publications and a variety of supplemental materials and services in areas useful to grant seekers.

Healthy People 2010
Web site: http://www.health.gov/healthypeople/Document/
Healthy People 2010 is the prevention agenda for the Nation, produced by the Department of Health and Human Services. The entire Healthy People 2010 document is available online.

Human Kinetics
P.O. Box 5076
Champaign, IL 61825-5076
Phone: 800-747-4457
Fax: 217-351-1549
Web site: http://www.humankinetics.com

Partnership for Prevention
1015 18th Street NW
Suite 200
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-833-0009
Fax: 202-833-0113
Web site: http://www.prevent.org

Prevention Research Center
University of South Carolina
Norman J. Arnold School of Public Health
730 Devine Street
Columbia, SC 29208
Phone: 803-777-4253
Fax: 803-777-9007
Web site: http://prevention.sph.sc.edu

RE-AIM
101 Umberger Hall
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506
Phone: 785-532-7750
Fax: 785-532-7733
Web site: http://www.re-aim.org

Stanford Prevention Research Center
Stanford University School of Medicine
Hoover Pavilion, Room N229
211 Quarry Road
Stanford, CA 94305-5705
Phone: 650-725-6906
Fax: 650-723-6254
Web site: http://prevention.stanford.edu/

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)
Route 1 & College Road East
Princeton, NJ 08543
Phone: 609-452-8701
Fax: 609-987-8845
Email: mail@rwjf.org
Web site: http://www.rwjf.org

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