Education

posted Fri, 2020-03-27 19:05
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.
posted Fri, 2020-03-13 13:59
A personal and policy lens on caregiving, lauding Millennial caregivers, nursing home corporatization and a focus on “elderly” prisoners
posted Thu, 2020-03-12 10:22
New policies increasingly are acknowl­edging the unbearable financial burden and economic toll on caregivers, while valuing the time and work that caregiving entails.
posted Wed, 2020-03-11 18:17
Aging Today is pleased to share three stories of Millennial caregiv­ers that The SCAN Founda­tion has highlighted.
posted Tue, 2020-03-10 16:02
The increasing corporatization of skilled nursing facilities is a root cause of the hidden na­tional scandal of elder abuse.
posted Mon, 2020-03-09 15:02
Even if the need for family caregivers to older adults remains static, by 2040 people will be spending more time in eldercare than they do in childcare.
posted Mon, 2020-03-09 13:05
States’ leaders increasingly are moving policy reforms toward support of the direct care work­force.
posted Mon, 2020-03-02 21:29
AAMC is one of five Age-Friendly Health System Pioneers, systems chosen from across the country by The John A. Hartford Foundation and the Institute for Healthcare Improvement to help determine the parameters of an age-friendly health system.
posted Fri, 2020-02-28 21:29
This past July, the Aging and Disability Business Institute (ADBI) presented San Francisco’s Institute on Aging (IOA) with The John A. Hartford Foundation 2019 Business Innovation Award.
posted Fri, 2020-02-21 21:44
It is important to help a person living with dementia make a disaster preparedness plan and to review the plan at least once a year.