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National Institute of Senior Centers

Supporting the nation's 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.

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NISC’s impact is growing

Together, we were able to achieve great things in FY 2015! Read the annual report to learn about NISC’s efforts to strengthen senior centers, advocate for older adults, improve seniors’ health and economic security, and more.

Two centers earn NISC accreditation in August

Congratulations to The Lourie Center in Columbia, South Carolina and the Nash County Senior Center in Nashville, North Carolina for achieving NISC Accreditation in August.

4 ways to celebrate LIFE at senior centers

It’s Senior Center Month, sponsored by our National Institute of Senior Centers! See 4 ways older adults can celebrate LIFE (Learning, Independence, Friends, and Energy) at their local center.