LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston

LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston

The LTSS Center @UMass Boston brings a breadth of knowledge and experience to a wide variety of research areas. The center has earned a national reputation for its ability to translate research findings into real-world policies and practices that improve the lives of older Americans and their caregivers.

The LTSS Center was created to bridge the worlds of research, of policy, and of practice in order to better serve older adults and those who provide services. 

Explore Our Work

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  1. Workforce Center is Open for Business

    The decision to create the Center for Workforce Solutions stems from conversations with LeadingAge members across the country who are facing enormous workforce challenges.

  2. New Report: Helping Members Address Workforce Challenges

    A new report from the LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston provides insight into workforce-related challenges facing LeadingAge members as they strive to provide high-quality services and supports to older adults.

  3. HCBS Workers Could Be Hard Hit by Health Care Proposals

    A new report featuring research from the LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston assesses the impact on states if key proposals contained in the House version of the American Health Care Act are passed by the U.S. Senate.

  4. Teaching and Learning about Home Care in Israel

    During a recent visit to Israel, Robyn Stone gave advice on how Israel could expand its home care sector, and asked questions about the country's efforts to attract and support foreign-born home care workers.

  5. How Hebrew SeniorLife Plans to Bring Wellness to Housing

    An 18-month demonstration program implemented by Hebrew SeniorLife will test whether an onsite wellness team could help residents of affordable senior housing remain healthier and more independent.