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.
Blog & News
Learn more about important health care terms, explore information about Medicare’s Diabetes Self-Management Training benefit, and read a new study comparing interventions to prevent falls among older adults.
Learn about the next evidence-based falls prevention program review process, explore tips for engaging Veterans in evidence-based programs, and read about how an area agency on aging in Maine partnered with an accountable care organization to address the social determinants of health.
Celebrate Falls Prevention Awareness Day, read ACL’s new issue brief on CDSME, and view the winners of the 2017 Falls Free® photo contest.
Attend this webinar to learn how motivational interviewing can be implemented to empower older adults to move towards adopting healthy behaviors. Speakers will share how this method is used in the Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) program for substance use as well as a tool to activate potential participants for evidence-based programs, including Chronic Disease Self-Management Education.Find out more »
This conference provides an opportunity for state and local agencies, community-based organizations, and others implementing evidence-based chronic disease self-management education (CDSME) and falls prevention programs to learn about strategies related to outreach to special populations, community-integrated health care, business acumen, and sustainability, among other topics. Find out more »
Use Our Tools to Stay
Healthy, Secure, and Independent
We offer practical solutions to age well