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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 2016 Annual Report to learn more about our work.

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Blog & News

Happy Holidays from NISC Chair Lynn Fields Harris

Happy holidays from NISC!

NISC welcomes new National Accreditation board members, and thanks prior members for their service

As the newly appointed members of the NISC Accreditation Board start their terms, we would first like to thank outgoing board members, Co-Chair Sandi Johnson, Illinois and Sharon Lally, Massachusetts.  We are very grateful for their diligence, professionalism and passion for senior center accreditation.  We will miss their thoughtful insights and good humor on our monthly calls […]

Two centers achieve National Senior Center Accreditation in October

Congratulations to the Callahan Senior Center in Framingham, MA and the Raleigh County Commission on Aging, Inc. in Beckley, West Virginia for achieving National Senior Center Accreditation on October 28, 2016.