Education

posted Fri, 2019-04-19 16:57
Why won’t Americans, who are living longer lives, plan for their long-term care? And where are the policies for financing it?
posted Tue, 2019-04-16 18:40
What lies ahead for the burgeoning population of older adults that will need long-term care?
posted Mon, 2019-04-08 13:39
This engaging session will discuss the results of a needs assessment completed by Howard Brown Health to identify specific health and wellness concerns and service needs among older LGBTQ adults.
posted Thu, 2019-04-04 13:45
Increasingly, first responders such as law enforcement, EMTs and paramedics, and firefighters are encountering people living with dementia in the course of their work and need sound strategies for keeping the person with dementia and the rest of the community safe.
posted Thu, 2019-04-04 13:37
In 2018, caring for people with dementia was estimated to cost the health and long-term care systems $277 billion, making it the most costly disease in America.
posted Mon, 2019-04-01 22:49
If you’re interested in the law and policy horizons for LGBT Elders, especially in the wake of the Masterpiece Cake Supreme Court decision, Aaron Tax (SAGE) and Murray Scheel (Whitman-Walker) have a panel session for you!  
posted Mon, 2019-04-01 22:49
According to a 2010 Pew Research Study, almost 20% of baby boomers do not have children. When you add to that the increasing number of people who are or will live alone as they age, you arrive at a very large number of people who will be at risk for loneliness and isolation if they do not make good
posted Mon, 2019-04-01 22:49
We have often heard from aging network providers who have some LGBT inclusion efforts in place, “How do we work with the heterosexual and cisgender peers of our LGBT older adults”?
posted Mon, 2019-03-25 23:50
the members of the Network on Environments, Services and Technologies (NEST) council invite New Orleans attendees to join us on Tuesday, April 16 for our NEST Program Day entitled Creating Resilient Age-Friendly Communities: Enhancing Daily Lives of Individuals Across the Life Span.
posted Mon, 2019-03-25 20:14
One of the questions my grandma asked me most often when we spent time together was, “What are you doing on your phone?”