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Advancing Affordable Senior Housing Plus Services Solutions


Welcome to the LeadingAge Center for Housing Plus Services! Launched in 2012, the center serves as a national catalyst for the development, adoption and support of innovative housing solutions that enable low- and modest-income seniors to age safely and successfully in their homes and communities. 

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LeadingAge and its Massachusetts Partners Design Housing Plus Services Study

The LeadingAge Center for Housing Plus Services is working with several partners in Massachusetts to design a new study that will assess the impact of housing plus services programs on residents living in some of the state’s affordable senior housing properties.

You Can’t Have “Housing Plus Services” Without Housing

We could improve the health of older adults by implementing models that deliver health and supportive services, at home, to seniors with multiple chronic conditions and functional limitations. But that won't happen without an adequate supply of affordable housing.

Bipartisan Report Calls for Better Integration of Housing and Services

A new report from the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) makes a strong case for integrating health and supportive services into housing as a way to improve health outcomes for older adults and reduce health care costs.

SASH Continues to Slow Growth in Medicare Expenditures

The Support and Services at Home (SASH) program continues to slow the growth of annual total Medicare expenditures for program participants, according to the second annual report from a 3-year evaluation conducted by the LeadingAge Center for Applied Research (CFAR) and RTI International.

Bringing Low-Income Elders Out of the Shadows

We should celebrate the fact that poverty among older adults is decreasing, writes Robyn Stone. But let’s not spend too much time patting ourselves on the back.