December 2015

posted 12.29.2015
In 2015 ASA hosted more than 75 web seminars. Here are the top ten most popular web seminars of 2015, based on attendance. You can now view these recorded events online! 1.  Solving Communication Issues within Families This web seminar outlined the 50/50 Rule, a program designed to help adult…
posted 12.11.2015
By Ed Haines Did you know that according to research by National Eye Institute, the number of people with low vision in the U.S. will increase from almost 3 million today, to double that number in 2030? 70% to 75% of new cases of vision loss occur in the 65 plus age group. Low vision is a vision…
posted 12.10.2015
By Betsy Dorsett While we here at the American Society on Aging are not prepared to offer direct services, we often get phone calls from older adults seeking support and services or simply asking questions. Thanks to our national network of members, our customer service team is happy to connect…
posted 12.07.2015
At the core of ASA’s mission is the intention to be an essential resource that cultivates leadership, advances knowledge and strengthens the skills of its members, to help them better serve elders, thus improving their quality of life. That mission spurred our decision in November 2014 to…