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National Institute of Senior Centers

Every day, over 1 million older adults get connected at their local senior center. NISC is committed to supporting and strengthening the nation’s 11,000 senior centers through best practices, professional development, advocacy, research, and national standards and accreditation.

The Latest in Senior Centers

Get in gear with the new Crossroads

The new and improved is launching later this month! It will have even better group emails, updated libraries, and other cool features to help you stay connected with senior center professionals.

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Aging Unleashed! Senior Centers 2014 conference

The Aging Unleashed! Senior Centers 2014 conference is August 4-6 in Weston, FL. 

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Two Centers Earn NISC Accreditation

Congratulations to the Good Samaritan Senior Services Center in San Antonio, TX and the Marilyn Michaelson Senior Center of Bloomfield, CT for earning National Senior Center Accreditation in March.

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2013 NISC Awards: Intergenerational Garden Service Project

Lynnwood Senior Center hosted a intergenerational service project with volunteers ranging in age from 4 to 90. Volunteers built raised beds for a beautiful community garden that grows organic food, providing a much needed service to the larger community.

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NISC Chair Travels to Taiwan

NISC Chair Carol Reagan was invited to be a keynote speaker at the International Conference of Elder Education and Intergenerational Learning in Taipei, Taiwan.

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2013 NISC Awards: Buddy Bingo

The “Senior Buddy Bingo Crew” gathered for the first time at Penacook Community Center in Apr. 2013, and the event was such a hit that they now meet on a monthly basis!

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