Leadership in Aging

posted Wed, 2016-07-06 14:35
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is an important source of income for millions of people, yet it is not widely known about or understood.
posted Wed, 2016-07-06 14:23
Home- and community-based service providers (CBO) are well-positioned to partner with the medical care sector. Success in forming and implementing these partnerships requires CBOs to adopt an outside-in business mindset.
posted Wed, 2016-06-29 11:23
Concrete suggestions for remedying government and research oversight of LGBT elders.
posted Wed, 2016-06-29 11:23
Addressing the invisibility of LGBT aging concerns requires a multi-faceted approach that takes into account the heterogeneity of LGBT elders’ experience.
posted Wed, 2016-06-15 16:00
Lessons in coordination, collaboration, and advocacy from California’s Elder Justice Coalition.
posted Wed, 2016-06-08 17:11
Our new labor market requires stakeholders begin to compete for direct care workers through higher pay, benefits, predictable hours, training, and support.
posted Wed, 2016-06-01 11:55
The world of healthcare is slowly acknowledging what community-based social service workers have known for decades—health happens at home.
posted Wed, 2016-05-25 16:11
The greatest challenge to elders is not ageism, it is dysfunction in our political, ecological and economic systems. 
posted Wed, 2016-05-11 12:48
To compete in today’s job market, new attorneys must be well versed in both the full range of legal issues facing older LGBTQ adults, as well as the tools and remedies available to them.
posted Wed, 2016-05-11 12:43
Incorporating content on LGBTQ+ aging populations into the social work curriculum can be challenging, especially when teaching students in a region known for discrimination and prejudice toward LGBTQ+ individuals.