Helpful Links

Senior Links

American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging

Continuing Care Accreditation Commission

Administration of Aging

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Eldercare Web

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


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

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

Widow Net

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

Oh My Aging Funny Bone

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

Elder Rage

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

Fit For Life

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

Senior Job Bank

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

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

Edinburg Regional Medical Center

Harlingen Medical Center

Knapp Medical Center

Life Care Hospital of South Texas

McAllen Medical Center

McAllen Heart Hospital

McAllen Heart Surgeons

Mission Hospital

Rio Grande Regional Hospital

Ronald McDonald House Charities

Valley Baptist Medical Center


Sanborn’s Tours

Go With Jo! Tours & Travels


Valley Links

Economic Development & Chamber

Texas Demographics

McAllen Market Profile

Rio Grande Valley Chamber of Commerce

Mission Chamber

Weslaco Chamber of Commerce

McAllen Chamber of Commerce

Harlingen Chamber of Commerce

(MEDC) McAllen Economic Development Council

(MEDA) Mission Economic Development Authority

Edinburg Chamber of Commerce

Local Activities

McAllen Events Calendar

Gladys Porter Zoo

Weslaco Public Library

McAllen International Museum

McAllen Airport

Harlingen Airport

Local Entertainment

Dodge Arena

Hockey-Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees

Baseball-Edinburg Roadrunners


Whitewings Baseball

Local Movie Theaters

Cinemark Movies 10 – Weslaco

Carmike 20 – Edinburg

Local Sites

City of McAllen

Local Churches

First Baptist Church – Weslaco

First Presbyterian Church – Weslaco

First United Methodist Church – Weslaco

Grace Episcopal Church – Weslaco

Church of the Living Word – Weslaco

RGV International Church of Christ – Weslaco

Central Christian Fellowship – Weslaco

St. Pius X Catholic Church – Weslaco

Valley News & Weather



The Monitor

Valley Morning Star

The Brownville Herald

McAllen Weather

South Padre Island

Visit South

South Padre Island CVB

Island News