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National Institute of Senior Centers


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We are committed to supporting and strengthening the nation’s 11,000 senior centers through best practices, professional development, advocacy, research, and national standards and accreditation. View our 2017 Annual Report to learn more about our work.

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Blog & News


Nine centers achieve National Senior Center Accreditation in January

Congratulations to the nine senior centers that achieved National Accreditation in January!

Why National Senior Center Accreditation Pays Off

Earning National Senior Center Accreditation from NCOA’s National Institute of Senior Centers requires time and commitment. But it also reaps tremendous dividends.

Congratulations to the Amesbury Senior Community Center on achieving National Accreditation

The Amesbury Senior Community Center achieved National Senior Center Accreditation in November 2017.

Upcoming Events


Senior Centers 2018 Pre-Conference Webinar

May 3 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

On the fence about attending Senior Centers 2018? The NISC preview webinar will give you everything you need to know to book your tickets to Charleston.

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Pet Policy Survey webinar

May 17 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Learn more about best practices for pets at senior centers during this webinar in partnership with HABRI.

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State Plan on Aging Webinar

May 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Carrying out a state plan on aging is a tall task, but the Alaska Commission on Aging (ACOA) was up to the challenge. Join NISC for a webinar as ACOA shares the process the went through, and find practices you can use as you plan in yours state.

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