LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston

LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston

The LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston conducts research designed to help our nation address the challenges and seize the opportunities associated with a growing older population.

LeadingAge and the University of Massachusetts Boston established the joint center in 2017. The center, with offices in Washington, DC and Boston, is the first of its kind to blend the resources of a major research university with the expertise and experience of applied researchers working with providers in the field of long-term services and supports (LTSS).

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  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. LeadingAge and UMass Boston Establish New LTSS Research Center

    The new LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston is the first in the country to combine the expertise of applied and academic researchers with the unique perspectives of providers and consumers of long-term services and supports (LTSS).

  4. Answering Your Questions about the New LeadingAge LTSS Center

    On May 23, 2017, LeadingAge announced that it is joining with the Gerontology Institute at the University of Massachusetts Boston to create a new research center called the LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston. What will this change mean for LeadingAge members?

  5. LTSS Center Will Study Financing Options for Housing Plus Services

    The LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston (formerly CFAR) will spend the next year exploring potential financing mechanisms for programs that integrate housing and health care.