Resources for Older Women

One of our missions at Eccentric Dames Society is to help educate and empower middle-aged and older women. This is a list of educational and service links to help you live your very best life. We are not affiliated with any of these websites or companies; these links are shared purely on an informational basis. For links containing advice, please be aware that opinions stated in these articles are those of the author, who may or may not be experts. We provide these links as guidance, and encourage you to always do your homework before following any advice.

Suicide Help & Prevention

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255 (Click to call from a mobile device)
Live Chat

We can all help prevent suicide. The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones

Help for Domestic Violence & Abuse

Asbestos: because so many of us live in or have lived in/worked on old houses, we feel it is important to include information about asbestos exposure/mesothelioma. Visit https://www.asbestos.com/mesothelioma/ for information and help on this topic.

Protect Yourself Against Scams
The Subject No One Wants to Talk About (Death)
  • https://willing.com
    DIY will services. Make sure your belongings, finances, and final wishes are spelled out. You will save your tribe a lot of difficulty if you take care of this NOW.
  • The Order of the Good Death
    The Order is about making death a part of your life. That means committing to staring down your death fears- whether it be your own death, the death of those you love, the pain of dying, the afterlife (or lack thereof), grief, corpses, bodily decomposition, or all of the above. Accepting that death itself is natural, but the death anxiety and terror of modern culture are not.
  • UndertakingLA
    Death can be complicated, but arranging a funeral should not be.


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