LeadingAge Need to Know: Coronavirus - 6.5.20

Members | June 05, 2020

Daily updates as of June 5. 

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We are sharing the very latest with members twice each weekday. Morning updates go out via email, and we’re hosting daily online updates each weekday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. ET through June. Register now. You can visit the main coronavirus page anytime.

Following are the latest coronavirus news and resources.

Leadership Opportunity for Members
The COVID-19 pandemic presents aging services leaders with new challenges each day. In times of uncertainty like these, it is important for leaders to be transparent and adaptable to changing situations— and to inspire their teams to do the same. LeadingAge’s Larry Minnix Leadership Academy is a unique member resource to help you acquire critical leadership skills and tools, through shared learning in a diverse group of peers from acrossour field. The 2021 application deadline has been extended to July 31, 2020. Apply Today.

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.

A complete timeline of insights, tools, and useful links is available here, so you’ll never miss an update.

Advocating For Members

LeadingAge continues working hard to represent the ever-changing needs and experience of our members. Read our letter to HUD urging the release of CARES Act Senior Housing Funding. We’re also ramping up action on Capitol Hill around Congress’s next relief package. Watch for ways you can get involved soon!

From the LeadingAge LTSS Center

The LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston is sharing research studies and research-based articles focusing on how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting older adults and the people who care for them. Check out our brief summaries of the latest data and analysis, including these recently posted articles:

Have You Accessed Your Free Knowledge Center Content?

You can still get free access to COVID-19 content on Learning Hub, including:

Don’t miss our upcoming Virtual Sessions on June 25 on Leadership Resilience.

You Inspire Us (And Each Other)!

We're gathering examples of the innovative solutions that LeadingAge members are deploying in the face new challenges every day as a result of coronavirus. Read new stories now:

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 or email us at covid@leadingage.org. If you have questions about local and state issues, contact your state association. Join the MyLeadingAge Member Community COVID-19 group to ask questions, access resources, and share best practices for dealing with the coronavirus.