September is National Disaster Preparedness Month
Alzheimer's Disease Research: Help Recruit Volunteers
The NIA points to progress achieved so far in developing new ways to diagnose, treat, and potentially prevent Alzheimer's disease. This progress is due to the thousands of individuals who have volunteered to participate in clinical trials and other studies. According to the NIA, more than150 clinical trials ...
Telephone and Internet Scams: Help Protect Older Adults
Aging services providers can help their residents and clients avoid being scammed by making them aware of the kinds of scams typically aimed at older people and preventive steps that can be taken. We have developed guidance ...
What Have We Done for You Lately? – June 2018
“Let’s talk about it” has been LeadingAge’s primary message to consumers, policy makers, and members during June 2018. We’ve asked millennials to “Carry the Conversation” by becoming the voice of long-term services and supports (LTSS). We’ve been talking with policy makers about a variety of issues that matter to older Americans. And we’ve provided resources that member organizations can use to frame their internal conversations about important decisions.
Care and Share Selfie Campaign
Caring for a loved one can be challenging but also deeply rewarding. Encourage your millennial staff members to take a selfie with the residents they care for every day. We want to highlight the important work of this generation. Post on your social networks using #careandshare @leadingage.