States with high-performing long-term services and supports (LTSS) systems have one thing in common: a commitment to long-range master plans to guide policy and fiscal investments
Pan-American countries gather to discuss varying cultural, political, and economic experiences and challenges of new and existing strategies for long-term care.
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The International Day of Older Persons, October 1, marks the perfect time to celebrate the opportunity and challenges of an aging population
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The Act provides home- and community-based services to help keep older adults living at home, where most prefer to live
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AARP is developing innovative policies and programs as well as working with several partners, including from the private sector, to meet today’s housing challenges
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A major demographic shift is happening. The ages 85+ population is projected to triple between 2015 and 2050. In comparison, the population younger than age 65 will increase by only 12 percent.
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One of the most exciting developments in the livable communities movement is the increasing collaboration between aging professionals and planners—professionals who shape the form and function of future communities. Some incredible progress was made on this front at the 2018 Livable Communities for…
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A mi padre le gustaba compartir esta bendición irlandesa con nosotros: "Que siempre haya trabajo para tus manos. Que en tu bolsillo haya siempre una moneda o dos". Todos buscamos la olla de oro al final del arcoíris. Pero por lo general, no tenemos la suerte de simplemente encontrarla: tenemos que…
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My Pop was fond of sharing this Irish Blessing with us – May there always be work for your hands to do. May your purse always hold a coin or two. We’re all searching for that pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. Most of the time, though, we aren’t lucky enough to just find it; we have to put our…
As we head into the Thanksgiving holiday, let’s also remember that November is National Family Caregivers Month – a time to recognize and express our appreciation for America’s 40 million family caregivers. They are truly the backbone our care system, helping aging parents, spouses, and other…
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