Helpful Links

Senior Links

http://www.eldernet.com/garden.htm

http://www.elderweb.com/

http://www.retiresouth.net/

American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging

http://www.aahsa.org

Continuing Care Accreditation Commission

http://www.ccaonline.org

Administration of Aging

http://www.aoa.gov

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

http://www.hcfa.gov

http://www.seniorhousing.net

http://www.medicare.gov

Eldercare Web

http://www.elderweb.com/home/

A general information website providing seniors with information on issues such as aging, diseases, finance, housing, insurance, prescription drugs, and much more.

SeniorCom

http://www.senior.com/

Their goal is to provide their members with a safe community to communicate with family and friends, to research information and to purchase items in a secured environment.

Senior Resource

http://www.seniorresource.com/

The “E-cyclopedia” of housing options and information for retirement, finance, insurance and care.

Widow Net

http://www.fortnet.org/WidowNet/

An information and self-help resource for widows and widowers.

Oh My Aging Funny Bone

http://www.seniorresource.com/jokes.htm

A collection of visitor submitted of jokes featured by seniorresource.com to tickly your aging funny bone!

Elder Rage

http://www.elderrage.com/

“How To Survive Caring For Aging Parents,” by Jacqueline Marcell. Plus a website with valuable resources for caregivers.

Fit For Life

http://www.iamfitforlife.com/

Provides all the knowledge, equipment, and motivation you need to get “Fit for Life.”

Senior Job Bank

http://www.seniorjobbank.org/

Are you over 50 and looking for your next job? Are you interested in full-time, part-time, temporary, or volunteer work? The SeniorJobBank is meeting place for over-50 job seekers and employers seeking their services.

Third Age

http://www.thirdage.com/

A web community of active adults 50+, which features chats, free workshops, and discounts. They also offer information on health care, computers, retirement, investing, care giving, travel, news and much more.

Valley Hospitals

Driscoll Children’s Hospital

http://www.driscollchildrens.org/

Edinburg Regional Medical Center

https://www.mcallenmedicalcenter.com/p1.html

Harlingen Medical Center

http://www.harlingenmedicalcenter.org/

Knapp Medical Center

http://www.knappmed.org

Life Care Hospital of South Texas

http://www.lifecare-hospitals.com

McAllen Medical Center

https://www.mcallenmedicalcenter.com/p1.html

McAllen Heart Hospital

https://www.mcallenhearthospital.com/p1.html

McAllen Heart Surgeons

http://www.mcallenheart.com/

Mission Hospital

http://www.missionhospital.com/

Rio Grande Regional Hospital

http://www.riohealth.com/

Ronald McDonald House Charities

http://www.rmhcrgv.org

Valley Baptist Medical Center

http://www.vbmc.org/

Travel

Sanborn’s Tours

http://www.sanborns.com/

Go With Jo! Tours & Travels

http://www.gowithjo.com/

 

Valley Links

Economic Development & Chamber

Texas Demographics

http://recenter.tamu.edu/mreports/

McAllen Market Profile

http://www.mcallenchamberusa.com

Rio Grande Valley Chamber of Commerce

http://www.valleychamber.com/

Mission Chamber

http://www.missionchamber.com/

Weslaco Chamber of Commerce

http://www.weslaco.com

McAllen Chamber of Commerce

http://www.mcallenchamber.com

Harlingen Chamber of Commerce

http://www.harlingen.com

(MEDC) McAllen Economic Development Council

http://www.medc.org/

(MEDA) Mission Economic Development Authority

http://www.missioneda.org

Edinburg Chamber of Commerce

http://www.edinburg.com

Local Activities

McAllen Events Calendar

http://www.mcallenchamberusa.com/

Gladys Porter Zoo

http://www.gpz.org/

Weslaco Public Library

http://www.weslaco.lib.tx.us

McAllen International Museum

http://www.imasonline.org/default1.asp

McAllen Airport

http://www.mcallenairport.com/

Harlingen Airport

http://www.valleyintertional.com

Local Entertainment

Dodge Arena

http://www.dodgearena.com/

Hockey-Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees

http://www.killerbeehockey.com/

Baseball-Edinburg Roadrunners

http://www.americanassociationbaseball.com/

KURV

http://www.kurv.com/

Whitewings Baseball

http://www.whitewingsbaseball.com/

Local Movie Theaters

Cinemark Movies 10 – Weslaco

http://www.cinemark.com/theater_showtimes.asp?theater_id=212

Carmike 20 – Edinburg

http://www.carmike.com/showtimes/dsp_showtimesdetail.aspx?theatrenumber=078585

Local Sites

ValleyMD.com

http://www.valleymd.com/

City of McAllen

http://www.mcallen.net

Local Churches

First Baptist Church – Weslaco

http://www.firstweslaco.org

First Presbyterian Church – Weslaco

http://www.weslacochurch.com

First United Methodist Church – Weslaco

http://www.weslacofumc.com

Grace Episcopal Church – Weslaco

http://www.graceweslaco.org

Church of the Living Word – Weslaco

http://www.cotlw.com

RGV International Church of Christ – Weslaco

http://www.rgvchurch.org

Central Christian Fellowship – Weslaco

http://www.ccfweslaco.com

St. Pius X Catholic Church – Weslaco

http://spiusx.com/

Valley News & Weather

KGBT TV

http://www.team4news.com/

KRGV TV

http://www.newschannel5.tv

The Monitor

http://www.themonitor.com

Valley Morning Star

http://www.valleystar.com

The Brownville Herald

http://www.brownsvilleherald.com

McAllen Weather

http://www.weather.com

South Padre Island

South-Padre-Island.com

http://www.south-padre-island.com/

Visit South Padre.com

http://www.visitsouthpadre.com/

South Padre Island CVB

http://www.sopadre.com/

Island News

http://www.spionline.com/