Older Individuals

For and about seniors, find resources on healthy eating, nutritional challenges related to aging, food safety issues, Meals on Wheels and other assistance programs. See more on these sub-topics:

DHHS. Administration on Aging.

Find out how this program reduces hunger and food insecurity in seniors while promoting socialization, health, well-being and delayed adverse health conditions.

Tufts University. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy.

Guidance for Older Adults based on MyPlate, this article and graphic encourages adequate nutrient and fluid intake for older adults.

DHHS. CDC. National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.

Find information and links, statistics/research, publications, listserv and more.

U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy and the National Prevention Council

Healthy Aging in Action (HAIA) identifies recommendations and actions to promote healthy aging and improve health and well-being in later life.