engAGED is administered by USAging, funded by the Administration for Community Living (ACL) and guided by a Project Advisory Committee with representatives who identify and share social engagement insights from their fields of expertise. Older Adult Technology Services (OATS), in addition to its role on the Project Advisory Committee, serves as the subcontracted technology partner, leading technology training and technical assistance. Additionally, Julianne Holt-Lunstad, PhD, a renowned researcher on social isolation and loneliness, serves as the project research advisor.


Administration for Community Living (ACL)

American Association of Service Coordinators

American Library Association, RUSA/RSS-Library Services to an Aging Population Committee

Arts for the Aging

Diverse Elders Coalition

Generations United

Independent Living Research Utilization & the National Center for Aging and Disability at TIRR Memorial Hermann Research Center

National Alliance for Caregiving

National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs

National Council on Aging

National Indian Council on Aging

National Recreation and Park Association

National Resource Center for Osher Lifelong Learning Institutes

Older Adults Technology Services (OATS)

SHIP National Technical Assistance Center

SMP National Resource Center

YMCA of the USA