Below are several resources including lifelong learning books and web links, HSU websites, community events calendars, community web resources, and links to HSU OLLI forms.

Humboldt State University Resources & Events

Event Calendars

Community Resources

Other Resources

  • American Association for Retired Persons (AARP): Information about AARP programs and general information for seniors
  • American Society on Aging: Dedicated to enhancing knowledge and skills of those working with older adults and their families. Publications and conferences
  • Information on over 36,100 state-licensed assisted living facilities and explanations of the the rules and regulations of each state.
  • Association for Gerontology in Higher Education: AGHE is dedicated to advancing gerontology as a field of study in institutions of higher learning
  • The Elders are an independent group of eminent global leaders, brought together by Nelson Mandela, who offer their collective influence and experience to support peace building, help address major causes of human suffering and promote the shared interests of humanity.
  • Everyday Health - How to Live a Purposeful Life After Retirement: This article offers some ideas and activities to make post-retirement life enriching and meaningful, which is shown to increase your lifespan.
  • Gerontological Society of America: GSA "provides researchers, educators, practitioners, and policy makers with opportunities to understand, advance, integrate, and use basic and applied research on aging to improve the quality of life as one ages." Conferences, publications, employment opportunities, newsletter, notices of grants and fellowships
  • National Council on Aging (NCOA): a national network of organizations and individuals "dedicated to improving the health and independence of older persons and increasing their continuing contributions to communities, society and future generations." Website offers links to publications, jobs, events, advocacy, research and more.
  • Online Journal on Issues of Nursing - Issues Affecting the Health of Older Citizens: This article addresses the aging issues we face that influence senior quality of life in America: resources, healthcare providers, financial barriers, cultural values.
  • Senior Legal Hotline: Free legal advice and brief services by phone to California residents 60 and over. Also includes links to similar organizations in other states.
  • TED: Ideas Worth Sharing: Riveting talks by remarkable people, free to the world.
  • United Nations Program on Aging: UN principles for older persons, calendar of international events, challenges and opportunities, international action, latest intergovernmental actions on aging
  • Road Scholar: Adventures in Lifelong Learning
  • Senior Road Safety Guide: Covers how to be an independent driver as long as possible, how to approach someone you think should stop driving, how to get around without a car, and general driver tips.


OLLI Resources