Guide to Louisiana State Agencies
and Community Resources for Aging


Louisiana Aging and Adult Services
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Louisiana Center for Personal Assistance Services (PAS)
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Louisiana Attorney General's Office
Livingston Building
300 Capitol Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
(225) 342-7876
(225) 342-3790 FAX
Protecting Seniors
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Louisiana Board of Nursing
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Louisiana Department of Social Services
A. Z. Young Building
755 3rd St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
DSS is responsible for developing and providing social services and improving social conditions for the citizens of Louisiana, and for rehabilitating persons with disabilities for employment.
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Louisiana Department of Insurance
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Louisiana DRM Regional Resources Directory

Louisiana Nursing Home and Long Term Care Resources
Search for an Louisiana nursing home, assisted living facility, hospice or home health care agency.

Louisiana Senior Citizen Transportation
Find activities and assistance for seniors.
Web Site

Louisiana Senior Care
Louisiana seniors care directory for retirement homes across North America, from, providing a comprehensive and user friendly guide to seniors care retirement homes and centers.
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Louisiana Senior Directory
Many miscellaneous phone numbers for senior resources.

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
Telephone: (512)480-9797
Fax: (512)480-9799
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Family Eldercare, Inc.
Consultation and Referral
Telephone: (512)450-0844
Fax: (512)459-6436
[email protected]
A non-profit, United Way Agency serving older adults and persons with disabilities.
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Groups for the Elderly
Provides older adults education for and access to computer technology to enhance their lives and enable them to share their knowledge and wisdom. The non-profit SeniorNet teaches seniors (age 50 plus) to use computers and the Internet at over 140 Learning Centers nationwide.
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Social Security Administration

Toll Free: 1/800-772-1213
TDD: 1/800-325-0778
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Links to Federal Agencies for the Aging