LeadingAge Comments on VA’s Program of Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregivers (PCAFC)
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) had issued a Request for Information (RFI) to solicit feedback from stakeholders on how to implement changes for the “Program of ...
BenefitsCheckUp Adds New Disaster Preparation and Recovery Tool
The National Council on Aging (NCOA) released this new tool in October of 2018, following a year of significant disasters and numbers of older adults who had been impacted across the country. Fill out the BenefitsCheckUp questionnaire to generate ...
September is National Disaster Preparedness Month
Alzheimer's Disease Research: Help Recruit Volunteers
The NIA points to progress achieved so far in developing new ways to diagnose, treat, and potentially prevent Alzheimer's disease. This progress is due to the thousands of individuals who have volunteered to participate in clinical trials and other studies. According to the NIA, more than150 clinical trials ...
Telephone and Internet Scams: Help Protect Older Adults
Aging services providers can help their residents and clients avoid being scammed by making them aware of the kinds of scams typically aimed at older people and preventive steps that can be taken. We have developed guidance ...