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The Rhode Island Geriatric Education Center (RIGEC)

at the University of Rhode Island

Massachusetts Links

800AgeInfo - Hosted by UMASS Medical School, this web site is designed to assist consumers, caregivers, and professionals seeking information and resources on eldercare services. Source: 800AgeInfo.

AARP Massachusetts

Area Health Education Center (AHEC) of Southeastern Massachusetts - AHECs promote diversity within the health professions, support the training of health care professionals and students, and provide information and educational resources.

A Citizen's Guide to Massachusetts State Services - This guide, published by the Secretary of the Commonwealth, provides links for iinformation about a braod range of state services.

Alzheimer's Association - Massachusetts Chapter

Elder and Social Services Consortium (HESSCO) - serves South Norfolk County

Elder Services of the Cape and Islands

Elder Services of Worcester Area, Inc. - This is an online database with links and information for 796 agencies and almost 1000 programs.

Tri-Valley Elder Services, Inc. - a private, nonprofit agency serving central Massachusetts.

Upcoming CIPG Workshops

Workshop 1: Fundamental Concepts in Age-Related Changes and Wellness - 9/15/2014

Workshop 2: Assessing Geriatric Assessment: Why It Takes a Team to Do a Good Job - 11/3/2014



Alzheimer's Disease Training

Offered in partnership with the Alzheimer's Association of RI.

Dual Diagnosis, Alzheimer's Disease and Down Syndrome


T.E.A.M. (Training Employees for Alzheimer's Management)


Getting Started


Brian R. Ott, M.D. Research Symposium


View RI's State Plan on Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias