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.
Join the Carry the Conversation Movement
LeadingAge, the trusted voice for aging in America, is spearheading a national effort to find workable solutions to address this issue of LTSS financing reform and support the millions of millennials who try to pay for and provide care for loved ones. The first step is building awareness among millennials—those providing care ...
What to Say to Someone Who's Dying
This article is written by Jill Smolowe for Next Avenue and is used here with permission. My friend’s distress was acute. For weeks she’d been running herself ragged, attending ...
This Library Creates Community for Older Residents
This article is written by Julie Pfitzinger for Next Avenue and is used here for permission. Winter delivers a charm all its own to Martha’s Vineyard, but it’s also the time of the year ...