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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Providers of health care and affordable senior housing can change the lives of low-income older adults and help the nation meet its health reform goals. That may seem like a tall order. But Robyn Stone maintains that if these partners find creative ways to work together, they can take affordable senior housing to a whole new level.
Is your organization getting ready to launch an innovative new program? Robyn Stone suggests 5 steps to ensure that you’re launching the right program for the right reason. Her advice boils down to one word: evaluation.
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.