State Information

State aging and disabilities agencies may coordinate, oversee, and provide Information and Referral/Assistance services to older adults, people with disabilities, family members and caregivers. State No Wrong Door systems and Aging and Disability Resource Center networks often provide infrastructure supports that facilitate access to information, assistance, and resources. To learn more about the structure and governance of state systems, see the State Aging and Disability Agency Profiles available from ADvancing States. Click here for information on state agency leadership and links to each state agency.

State

Agency

Help Line Number

Online Resources

Alabama
Alabama Department of Senior Services
1-800-243-5463
Alaska
Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
Information, Referrals and Assistance
1-855-565-2017
Arizona
Arizona Department of Economic Security
 
Arkansas
Arkansas Department of Human Services
1-866-801-3435
California
California Department of Aging
 
Colorado
Colorado Department of Human Services
1-844-COL-ADRC
(1-844-265-2372)
Connecticut
Connecticut Department of Social Services
 
Delaware
Delaware Health and Social Services
1-800-223-9074
DC
DC Department of Aging and Community Living
 
 
Florida
Florida Department of Elder Affairs
Elder Helpline
1-800-963-5337
Georgia
Georgia Department of Human Services, Division of Aging Services
1-866-552-4464
‣ Georgia Aging and Disability Resource Connection
Hawaii
Hawaii Executive Office on Aging
643-2372
Idaho
Idaho Commission on Aging
1-800-926-2588
Illinois
Illinois Department on Aging
1-800-252-8966
Indiana
Indiana Family and Social Services Administration
 
Iowa
Iowa Department on Aging
1-866-468-7887
Kansas
Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services
855-200-ADRC (2372)
Kentucky
Kentucky Department for Aging and Independent Living
877-925-0037
Louisiana
Louisiana Governor's Office of Elderly Affairs
 
Maine
Maine Office of Aging and Disability Services
1-877-353-3771
Maryland
Maryland Department of Aging
‣ 1-844-MAP-LINK (1-844-627-5465)
‣  211 (ask for MAP)
Massachusetts Executive Office of Health and Human Services
1-800-243-4636
Michigan Aging and Adult Services Agency
 
Minnesota Board on Aging, Minnesota Department of Human Services
 
Mississippi Department of Human Services
844-822-4MAC (4622)
Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
 
 
Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services
1-800-551-3191
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
844-843-6364
Nevada Aging and Disability Services Division
 
New Hampshire Bureau of Elderly and Adult Services
 
New Jersey Department of Human Services
‣  ADRC NJ:
1-877-222-3737
‣ Disability Services:
1-888-285-3036
New Mexico Aging and Long-Term Services Department 
1-800-432-2080
New York State Office for the Aging
800-342-9871
North Carolina Department of Human Services
 
North Dakota North Dakota Department of Human Services 1-855-462-5465 Aging and Disability Resource Link
Ohio Department of Aging, Department of Medicaid
1-866-243-5678
Oklahoma Department of Human Services, Aging Services Department
Senior Info-line:
800-211-2116
 
Oregon Department of Human Services
1-855-673-2372
Pennsylvania Department of Aging
1-800-753-8827
Rhode Island Office of Healthy Aging
‣ 401-462-4444
‣ 2-1-1 
South Carolina Department on Aging
1-800-686-9095
South Dakota Department of Human Services
1-833-663-9673
Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability
1-866-836-6678
Texas Health and Human Services
‣ 1-855-937-2372
‣ 2-1-1
Utah Department of Human Services, Aging and Adult Services
2-1-1
Vermont Department of Disabilities, Aging, and Independent Living
‣ Senior Helpline: 
1-800-642-5119
‣ 2-1-1
Virginia
Virginia No Wrong Door (DARS)
 
Washington State Department of Social and Health Services
1-855-587-0252
West Virginia Bureau of Senior Services
1-866-981-2372
Wisconsin Department of Health Services
 
Wyoming Department of Health, Wyoming Department on Aging
1-800-442-2766