The Catalyst

Senior Services News
Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Join Us in San Diego

Lutheran Services in America is hosting a member reception at the LeadingAge Annual Meeting and Expo on October 27. The reception will be held 5:30 to 7:00 pm at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront in the Indigo 206 room. Please RSVP here, and feel free to share this link with Lutheran Services in America colleagues who plan to attend the conference. Join us for this special networking event. We hope to see you in San Diego!

Spotlight

National Academy for State Health Policy Toolkit - State Strategies to Support Older Adults Aging in Place in Rural Areas

Philanthropy

New Grants Totaling $6.8 Million from the John A. Hartford Foundation

News

Editorial

The “Fierce Urgency of Now” - Geriatrics Professionals Speaking up for Older Adult Care in the United States

Webinar

Home Safety for Older Adults  (October 2)

States

California’s Master Plan for Aging - Putting the Golden State’s Aging Population Front and Center

Survey

Older Americans’ Views on Navigating the Health Care System      Infographic   

Technology

Best Buy Sees Growth in Health Care Technology for Elderly

Did You Know?

There is a New Wave of Caregivers - Men

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