When this senior center director overheard conversations in the halls such as “I’m too old for that“ and “you look great … for your age,” she decided to change the aging conversation.
In celebration of Senior Center Month, read how one center in Wisconsin has been proactively reaching out to LGBT older adults to make them feel welcome.
The Stockbridge-Munsee Band of Mohican Indians recently opened a new 7,200-square-foot, $1.7 million Elder Center dedicated as the “Eunice Stick Gathering Place,” offering 300+ tribal and community elders with vital services.
May is Older Americans Month, and this year’s theme is Engage at Every Age. Here are six ways you can engage with NCOA to improve your life or the life of an older adult you know.
How we talk about aging matters. Read how the National Hispanic Council on Aging and NCOA are working to address the misconceptions surrounding Hispanic older adults.
Earning National Senior Center Accreditation from NCOA’s National Institute of Senior Centers requires time and commitment. But it also reaps tremendous dividends.
Why do you do what you do? What’s your purpose, cause, belief? These are good question to ponder as we celebrate National Senior Center Month this September.