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AARP Foundation Grant Will Support Guide to Partnerships

The LeadingAge Center for Applied Research is using a $120,000 grant from AARP Foundation to develop materials that will help providers of affordable senior housing build mutually beneficial collaborations with health care providers.

Training Models for Personal and Home Care Workers

Training models for personal and home care workers will be the topic for discussion during an educational session that the LeadingAge Center for Applied Research will present at the PEAK Leadership Summit. The session takes place on Monday, March 17 from 12:30-2 p.m.

Housing Plus Services Partnerships

Providers of affordable senior housing around the country are developing mutually beneficial partnerships with health and service providers as a way to help their residents remain healthy and independent. These partnerships will be the topic for discussion during an educational session that the LeadingAge Center for Applied Research will present at the PEAK Leadership Summit. The session takes place on Monday, March 17 from 2:30-4 p.m.

Workforce Cabinet Will Pilot-Test Worker Competencies

Personal care attendants, mid-level managers and care coordinators will soon have a chance to weigh in on a draft set of competencies that the LeadingAge Workforce Cabinet is developing for their positions.

Why Hospice Workers Fare Better Than Other Home Health Workers

Hospice workers fare better than other categories of home health workers and are less likely to leave their jobs, according to a new paper in the Home Health Care Services Quarterly. Robyn Stone and Natasha Bryant of the LeadingAge Center for Applied Research were among the paper's authors.