http://www.asaging.org/blog/2/rss.xml en <a href="/blog/providing-value-they-have-earned-addressing-direct-care-worker-needs-through-pay-training" hreflang="en">Providing the Value They Have Earned: Addressing Direct Care Worker Needs Through Pay, Training, Innovation and Legislation</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/providing-value-they-have-earned-addressing-direct-care-worker-needs-through-pay-training%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E By Alison Hernandez, Cinnamon St. John, Laural Traylor and Lieke van Heumen During the past five months, COVID-19 has devastated our nation, claiming… posted 07.29.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/providing-value-they-have-earned-addressing-direct-care-worker-needs-through-pay-training%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/voices-caregiving-john-poole" hreflang="en">Voices on Caregiving: John Poole</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/voices-caregiving-john-poole%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E ASA is excited to announce a new series, Voices on Caregiving, as part of its commitment to uplifting the experiences of BIPOC community members. In… posted 07.29.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/voices-caregiving-john-poole%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/direct-care-work-real-work-its-time-we-see-it-way" hreflang="en">Direct Care Work Is Real Work. It’s Time We See it That Way</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/direct-care-work-real-work-its-time-we-see-it-way%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E By Angelina Drake Most people don’t think about direct care workers until they need one, even as they hope that when they can no longer live… posted 07.22.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/direct-care-work-real-work-its-time-we-see-it-way%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/homecare-now-app-demystifies-family-caregiving-and-introduces-accountability" hreflang="en">Homecare Now App Demystifies Family Caregiving and Introduces Accountability</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/homecare-now-app-demystifies-family-caregiving-and-introduces-accountability%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E Utkarsh Mishra and Karan Bhasin are rising juniors at Northwestern University, both age 20, both majoring in computer science—Utkarsh with an… posted 07.22.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/homecare-now-app-demystifies-family-caregiving-and-introduces-accountability%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/voices-caregiving-cynthia-banks" hreflang="en">Voices on Caregiving: Cynthia Banks</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/voices-caregiving-cynthia-banks%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E ASA is committed to uplifting the voices and experiences of BIPOC community members, so we are excited to announce a new series, Voices on Caregiving… posted 07.14.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/voices-caregiving-cynthia-banks%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/future-proof-advancing-racial-social-justice-direct-care-workers" hreflang="en">Future Proof: Advancing Racial & Social Justice for Direct Care Workers</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/future-proof-advancing-racial-social-justice-direct-care-workers%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E In this episode of Future Proof, Peter Kaldes talks with Robert Espinoza, Vice President of Policy for PHI, about issues of equity and justice and… posted 07.12.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/future-proof-advancing-racial-social-justice-direct-care-workers%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/profiling-unsung-heroes-aps-staff-aging-services-volunteer-and-older-adults-sheltering-place" hreflang="en">Profiling the Unsung Heroes: APS Staff, Aging Services Volunteer, and Older Adults Sheltering in Place</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/profiling-unsung-heroes-aps-staff-aging-services-volunteer-and-older-adults-sheltering-place%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E There has been much written of the heroism of healthcare workers during the pandemic, and they are certainly to be lauded. But there’s less talk of… posted 06.26.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/profiling-unsung-heroes-aps-staff-aging-services-volunteer-and-older-adults-sheltering-place%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/whats-wrong-picture-lets-reframe-elder-abuse" hreflang="en">What’s Wrong with This Picture? Let’s Reframe Elder Abuse</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/whats-wrong-picture-lets-reframe-elder-abuse%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E “I don’t want to think about that.” “It only happens in nursing homes.” These are common reactions when people are confronted with the subject of… posted 06.11.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/whats-wrong-picture-lets-reframe-elder-abuse%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/nursing-home-deaths-are-predictable" hreflang="en">Nursing Home Deaths Are Predictable</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/nursing-home-deaths-are-predictable%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E By Joanne Lynn and Terry Fulmer A large number of nursing home residents will die of COVID-19, and no one can change that fact. This is hard to take… posted 06.03.2020 RLowe http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/nursing-home-deaths-are-predictable%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/caring-older-people-amid-covid-19-crisis" hreflang="en">Caring for Older People Amid the COVID-19 Crisis</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/caring-older-people-amid-covid-19-crisis%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E By Matt Gontarchick On May 21, the Senate Special Committee on Aging held a hearing entitled, “Caring for Seniors Amid the COVID-19 Crisis” during… posted 05.21.2020 RLowe http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/caring-older-people-amid-covid-19-crisis%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E