Links to Related Websites

 

Older Adult Ministries

United Methodist Church: Older Adult Ministries  —  gbod.org/leadership-resources/older-adult-ministries

POAMN – Presbyterian Older Adult Ministries Network  —  poamn.org

Johnson Institute  —  senioradultministry.com

Lutheran Education Association: EncourAGEnet  —  www.lea.org/Networks/EncourAGEnet

Spirit in the Desert Retreat Center, Carefree, AZ  —  www.spiritinthedesert.org

The Issues of Aging

Rich & Charlie Resources  —  richandcharlieresources.com

Ward Tanneberg’s blog –  Perspective: living, learning and leading in life’s second half  —  wardtanneberg.com/blog/

ChangingAging.org: Exploring Life beyond Adulthood  —  changingaging.org

Boomer Café  —  www.boomercafe.com

Older Adult Ministry Network (Ageless Faith)    olderadultfaith.org

Communities

Lutheran Senior Services  —  lssliving.org

Lutheran Life Communities  —  www.lutheranlifecommunities.org

National Lutheran Communities and Services  —  www.nationallutheran.org

 

 

Other Links

Helpful links to information that may be useful in your ministry

Online Use
According to new data from Pew Research, six in 10 seniors now go online. Many seniors face hurdles to adopting new technologies, but once they join the online world, digital technology often becomes an integral part of their daily lives. Unlike the general public, seniors also are more likely to own a tablet or e-book reader (27%) than a smartphone (18%). Once seniors reach the age of 75, Internet use declines. Read the report