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posted 03.31.2020
Though caregiving is demanding and draining, she reminds herself again that what she is doing for mom and Tom really matters. Read More
posted 03.30.2020
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) maintains a webpage with information on tips to avoid becoming a victim of any of the various coronavirus scams. Read More
posted 03.27.2020
The Kiosk for Living Well program, developed and operated by Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS), is a mobile health education and engagement program that uses fun activities and a “one stop shop” approach to attract and sustain consumer interest in taking better care of their health and wellbeing. Read More
posted 03.26.2020
The premise behind widespread sharing of information and implementation of prevention approaches is to ensure that our community is informed and that we can mitigate the risks associated with this infectious disease. Read More

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posted 03.13.2020
The membership of the American Society on Aging welcome the unanimous passage by the U.S. House of Representatives of HR 4334, Supporting Older Americans Act of 2020, which reauthorizes the Older Americans Act (OAA) through 2024. The OAA is the bedrock federal legislation that supports a broad… Read More
posted 02.26.2020
The Public Policy Committee of the American Society on Aging supports swift passage of the Supporting Older Americans Act of 2020, which will reauthorize the Older Americans Act through fiscal year 2024. Click here to read the full letter the Committee sent to key Senate and House leaders. Read More

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