LeadingAge Need to Know - 6.15.21

Members | June 15, 2021

LeadingAge Need to Know, June 15, 2021

We are sharing the very latest with members with weekday morning email updates and live online updates on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

Following are the latest news and resources.

2021 Global Ageing Network Summit
Our global community of providers support each other by sharing experiences, strategies, and solutions. This past year has shown us the importance of connection and learning from one another. The more we can expand and strengthen our global network, the greater our ability to address issues of quality, access, innovation and equity—in care practices, prevention, wellness, and living arrangements. The 2021 Global Ageing Network Summit, in partnership with GAN South Korea, will bring together providers, thought leaders, and those working in the aged care sector for a two-day interactive, virtual experience. Join us September 7-8, 2021. Learn more and register today.

Apply Today: Larry Minnix Leadership Academy
Applications are now being accepted for the 2022 Leadership Academy Program. The Leadership Academy is designed to develop the leadership capacities and core competencies of aging services professionals by tapping into their natural talents and authentic leadership styles, irrespective of their professional experience, job title or type of position within an organization. Submission deadline is July 26, 2021. Apply Today!

Your Stories Matter: Share Them!
Stories have the power to inspire, educate, and drive change. That’s why LeadingAge invites all our members to share stories that demonstrate the humanity and impact of your work. Today we’re launching an online portal to make it easier than ever to contribute your stories. The new LeadingAge Story Collector, powered by Gold Partner Greystone, is a simple place for us to gather member stories. Visit the Story Collector at leadingage.org/storiesmatter. The tool walks you through telling your story step-by-step through an audio recording or in writing.

QuickCast: Understanding Equity
In this 9-minute QuickCast, Ayana King outlines how to strive for a workplace that is impartial and free from bias. Check out more diversity, equity, and inclusion products on the Learning Hub.

New Insights and Tools From LeadingAge
LeadingAge staff experts are developing essential advocacy, guidance and tools, and curating the most relevant resources for aging services providers, including, HRSA issues PRF Reporting Timelines; New Spending Deadlines. A complete timeline of insights and tools is available here, so you'll never miss an update.

Questions? Ask LeadingAge National, Your State Association, or Each Other
There are many ways to get help during this crisis. Contact LeadingAge’s national team directly. If you have questions about local and state issues, contact your state association. Join the MyLeadingAge Member Community to ask questions, access resources, and share best practices for issues facing members.