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  • Alliance expands access to health programs

    NCOA has formed a multi-year strategic alliance with DPS Health, a leader in clinically proven online and mobile behavior change interventions. The partnership will expand access to digital, evidence-based lifestyle modification and self-management programs to 80 million adults who have early-stage chronic conditions.

    Learn more Feb 24
  • Say hello to our new Benefits Enrollment Centers!

    NCOA’s Center for Benefits Access has awarded grants to 12 organizations to become new Benefits Enrollment Centers (BECs). BECs deliver person-centered assistance to help low-income people with Medicare access all of the benefits for which they may be eligible.

    Meet the new BECs Feb 23
  • Highlights from Falls Prevention Awareness Day 2014

    Last September, 48 states and DC celebrated Falls Prevention Awareness Day (FPAD) through awareness, screening, education, and advocacy activities. We’ve compiled the results—take a look and get ideas to celebrate this year on Sept. 23!

    Read the report Get ready for FPAD 2015 Feb 22
  • Local artists + senior centers = beautiful music

    Our National Institute of Senior Centers is teaming with the Music Performance Trust Fund to bring live music to older adults across the country this year. The first of 500 events is set for Feb. 18 at Bowie Senior Center in MD. The program will bring the joy of music to seniors and boost the employment of local musicians.

    Learn more Feb 17
  • Check out these winning senior center programs!

    Our National Institute of Senior Centers has selected 12 winners for its annual Programs of Excellence Awards. See who’s offering the most innovative, creative, and replicable programs for older adults—and get inspired!

    See the winners Feb 16
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