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posted 07.28.2014
Rural older adults often desire to age in place, yet few studies identify ways to improve aging in rural communities. A team of researchers at the Universities of Saskatchewan and Regina interviewed approximately 40 rural seniors about what actions they thought supported healthy aging in rural... Read More
posted 07.24.2014
With thanks to our sponsors and donors, we are able to offer EIGHT free web seminars in August, including up to 7 complimentary CEUs! Read More
posted 07.24.2014
This video was making the rounds on Facebook recently and here at ASA we couldn't help but be struck by what a terrific example it is of the benefits of aging in community! Read More
posted 07.23.2014
The aging services network, born of the Older Americans Act of 1965, is at a critical juncture. Generations Summer 2014 issue, “The Future of Aging Services”, explores the current and future changes facing the system that has developed to serve America’s older adults. Read More
posted 07.23.2014
Although change is constant, all is not dire in the service delivery sector—as long as management bends with the winds. Read More
posted 07.22.2014
Before concluding that proprietary organizations should provide LTC services, we should analyze the effectiveness of the existing community-based LTC system. Read More
posted 07.22.2014
The aging services network enhances the lives of millions of older adults in America. What does the future hold for the network and OAA reauthorization? Read More
posted 07.22.2014
A researcher’s vision of the aging services network by the year 2030 encompasses a more person- and family-centered, coordinated, and integrated service system that offers quality care outcomes. Read More
posted 07.21.2014
America retains a patchwork quilt of services for elders, as our society has always expected families to shoulder most of their care. Read More
posted 07.17.2014
Lest it go the way of Blockbuster, the aging services sector must foster and embrace change, evolving to meet the demands of our modern world. Read More