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We support the expansion and sustainability of evidence-based health promotion and disease prevention programs in the community and online through collaboration with national, state, and community partners. Our goal is to help older adults live longer and healthier lives.

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Learn about evidence-based programs, find helpful resources, and see best practice examples.
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2014 FPAD 3rd place winner

Explore how we’re supporting falls prevention programs nationwide.
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Explore how we’re supporting Chronic Disease Self-Management Education programs nationwide.
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2017 Falls free photo contest -Honorable-Mention

Explore over 300 resources collected from organizations implementing evidence-based programs.
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Find solutions for malnutrition among older adults.
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Explore evidence-based behavioral health programs for older adults.
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Find information about the annual National Chronic Disease Self-Management Education and Falls Prevention Resource Centers Meeting.
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Discover how to make stronger linkages with the health care sector.
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National Council of Aging and the Aging and Disability Business Institute Select Participants in Medicare Advantage Learning Collaborative

Learn more about the 11 organizations selected to participate, with the goal of increasing the knowledge and skills needed to successfully pursue contracts with Medicare Advantage plans.

Medicare Advantage supplemental benefits provide new opportunities for the aging network

Learn more about recent changes to the “primarily health related” supplemental benefits that can be offered by Medicare Advantage plans and what this means for the aging network.

Check out 6 new evidence-based health promotion programs

The new programs will be included on the pre-approved list for future discretionary funding opportunities through the Administration for Community Living.

Upcoming Events

National Coalition on Mental Health and Aging Webinar Series – Prevention and Health Promotion for Late-Life Mental Health Disorders

August 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Attend this webinar to learn about encouraging findings from existing preventive interventions in pharmacotherapy, psychotherapy, and psycho-social efforts. The session will address depressive and anxiety disorders, and interrelated areas of health, such as sleeping patterns, and provide future directions of research and practice in geriatric mental health prevention.

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National Coalition on Mental Health and Aging Webinar Series – Strategies for Reducing Suicide in Older Adults

September 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

In recognition of National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, join us for a webinar focused on identifying multi-layered prevention initiatives with the greatest benefit of reducing suicide among older adults.

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