Aging Today

posted Thu, 2020-01-09 10:47
Aging Today spoke with three Meals on Wheels delivery volunteers to discover why they choose to spend their spare time deliver­ing meals.
posted Thu, 2020-01-09 10:31
The January–February 2020 In Focus section of Aging Today contemplates what community really means, especially as people age into later life.
posted Tue, 2020-01-07 14:19
Trust for America’s Health found that many public health department staffs had no knowledge of organizations that were already assisting older adults with supportive services.
posted Tue, 2020-01-07 14:04
SMAA’s most notable lesson learned involves the need to prioritize which work is most impor­tant.
posted Wed, 2019-12-11 15:02
In the movement to ensure that all health systems are age-friendly, health systems are learning to integrate the 4Ms (What Matters, Medication, Mentation, Mobility) into their workflows to improve care for all older adults.
posted Tue, 2019-11-26 13:00
The opportunity to live in a caring, well-staffed senior living facility may provide the necessary well-being and connectedness that often is absent when elders live independently.
posted Fri, 2019-11-22 12:54
While professional eldercare is extremely important to society at large, and especially to LGBT older adults, it also is seriously undervalued in the United States.
posted Thu, 2019-11-21 13:42
For many people, transitioning from the corporate world to the nonprofit sector seems an impossible feat.
posted Mon, 2019-11-18 14:11
Nursing home suicides, what LGBTQ elders and immigrants share, the lives and legacies of America’s vets, helping hoarders and more…
posted Fri, 2019-11-15 10:32
The world is witnessing a major transformation in how people work.