Important links and phone numbers

NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES (NYS DMV)


NYS INSTITUTE FOR TRAFFIC SAFETY MANAGEMENT AND RESEARCH (ITSMR)


NEW YORK STATE OFFICE FOR THE AGING (NYSOFA)


NATIONAL AGENCIES AND ORGANIZATIONS

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF RETIRED PERSONS


FEDERAL HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION (FHWA)


NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION (NHTSA)


OTHER ORGANIZATIONS


TELEPHONE NUMBERS

U.S. Government Agencies

  • Federal Information Center (for all locations):  1-800-688-9889
  • Administration on Aging:  1-202-619-0724
  • Social Security Administration Help Line:  1-800-772-1213
       TTY 1-800-325-0778
  • Veterans Affairs, Department of:  1-800-827-1000


New York State Government Agencies

  • Senior Citizens' Help Line:  1-800-342-9871
  • NYS Talking Book & Braille Library:  1-800-342-3688
  • EPIC Help Line (Senior Prescription Plan):  1-800-332-3742
  • Veterans' Affairs, NYS Division of (Albany):  1-518-474-6114


Other Important Numbers

  • AARP:  1-202-434-2277
  • Alliance for Aging Research:  1-202-293-2856
  • Alzheimer's Association:  1-800-272-3900
  • Alzheimer's Disease Education/Referral Center:  1-800-438-4380
  • American Association of Homes/Services for the Aging:  1-202-783-2242
  • National Center on Elder Abuse:  1-202-898-2586
  • National Committee on Social Security/Medicare:  1-800-966-1935
  • National Hospice Organization:  1-800-658-8898