Robyn I. Stone, a noted researcher and leading international authority on aging and long-term care policy, joined LeadingAge to establish and oversee the LeadingAge Center for Applied Research. Dr. Stone periodically shares her perspectives on the center’s research work and on policy issues affecting older adults.
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At the Annual Meeting in Dallas, Robyn Stone asked 210 board members from LeadingAge member organizations to consider the impact that 4 trends could have on the organizations they serve. Their response to her presentation gave Stone new hope for the future of aging services.
In this consumer-focused blog, Robyn Stone outlines 3 steps families can take to support the workforce that supports their older relatives. This blog originally appeared on the Huffington Post website.
We all have a lot riding on the personal and home care assistants who keep our home and community-based services (HCBS) programs running. Robyn Stone finds it inconceivable that we’ve invested so few dollars in training and supporting them. She suggests 5 steps LeadingAge members can take to change that.
Labor Day celebrates the economic and social contributions of workers. In a nod to the holiday, Robyn Stone maintains that current workforce and housing challenges aren’t “elderly issues” in her most recent blog post. Those who refuse to face that fact will only fuel intergenerational competition and miss a golden opportunity to work with people of all ages to solve the problems that affect us all. The blog originally was published by The Huffington Post.