Advocacy Alert: House passes Dignity in Aging Act

The U.S. House of Representatives has passed the Dignity in Aging Act of 2019. The bill would reauthorize the Older Americans Act (OAA) through 2024. The OAA directly funds many of the services delivered by the county-level Area Agencies on Aging that help older...

10 Ways to Improve your Brain Health

What is brain health?  Brain health is all about making the most of your brain and helping reduce some risks as you age. While research is still evolving, there is strong evidence that people can reduce their risk of cognitive decline by making lifestyle changes. What...

“Gettin’ On” in PGN: Exploring the impact of dementia in the LGBT community

From the Philadelphia Gay News There are stigmas that surround many health conditions that may prevent individuals from seeking care, even when they are experiencing serious symptoms. These delays in seeking care can prevent a timely diagnosis and important medical...
Get ready for the 2020 Census!

Get ready for the 2020 Census!

2020 marks the start of a new decade and the U.S. Census is upon us again! What is the Census? The United States Constitution requires that there be a count of the population every ten years. The Census attempts to count every person living in the United States and...

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National Glaucoma Awareness Month

National Glaucoma Awareness Month

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month! This awareness month presents an important reminder about the need to care for our eyes as we grow older and to get regular eye exams. Glaucoma is the leading cause of vision loss and blindness in the United States. There...

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Staying Connected During the Holidays

Staying Connected During the Holidays

The holiday season can be a joyful time filled with social engagements and time spent with loved ones. Yet, the holidays can also be stressful and difficult to manage. Additionally, for those who are isolated or who may not be able to spend the holidays with friends...

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10 Ways to Improve your Brain Health

10 Ways to Improve your Brain Health

What is brain health?  Brain health is all about making the most of your brain and helping reduce some risks as you age. While research is still evolving, there is strong evidence that people can reduce their risk of cognitive decline by making lifestyle changes. What...

read more

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Sat 25

THRIVERS: Stigma & Self-Acceptance

January 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm