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  1. Help for Overwhelmed Family Caregivers

    Eighty percent of people living with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias are cared for in their homes, according to the Centers for Disease Control. More than 16 million Americans provide an estimated 17 billion hours of unpaid support for family and friends, ...

  2. Fans, Filmmakers, and Beekeepers: These are the People We Serve

    Shirley Clark Buckner Parkway Place, Houston, TX Shirley Clark, who turned 100 on Dec. 2, got a big surprise on her birthday. Clark, a resident at Buckner Parkway Place, is a diehard baseball fan, and has spent half her life as a fan ...

  3. “The Members Make it Hard to Leave”

    The end of 2019 brought the retirement of long-time LeadingAge employee Barbara Gay, vice president of public policy communications. LeadingAge members have been reading or hearing her words since 1994—in countless newsletters, online articles, education sessions, and speaking engagements. She specialized in making public policy, ...

  4. Rules of the Road: The New CDL Clearinghouse and YOU

    What Is Required? CDL holders, and their employers, must register and report on their drug and alcohol testing violations through the new Clearinghouse. Specifically, CDL holders and their employers must report drug and alcohol program violations, negative return-to-duty (RTD) substance test results, and successful ...

  5. HUD Proposal Would Weaken Fair Housing Enforcement

    On January 14, HUD published a proposed rule that would replace a key Fair ...