Celebrate National Women's Health Week
National Women’s Health Week is a health observance coordinated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women's Health (OWH). Kicking off each year on Mother’s Day, it empowers women to make their health a priority and encourages them to take the following ...
Are You Ready for Older Americans Month 2019?
LeadingAge has created a toolkit with social media ideas to make participating easy.
Hospice: Trends and Recommendations for Future Development
LeadingAge, LeadingAge Ohio, and the National Partnership for Hospice Innovation collaborated on the development of the report. The publication describes the genesis of hospice services in the nonprofit sector and the growth of the sector following Medicare's expansion to cover hospice in the 1980s. As the report ...
Millenial Caregiver Deborah Martinez Shares Her Story
Watch now: millennial caregiver Deborah Martinez shares her experience taking care of her 94-year-old father.
Oral Health Information and Toolkit
The ACL points out that appropriate dental care is essential to healthy nutrition, social interaction, and the prevention of numerous chronic illnesses like heart disease and cancer. While older people today generally have retained more of their own teeth than did previous generations, those who need help with other activities ...