The widespread focus on care coordination and collaborations between healthcare and social services is driving reductions... ASA Board Chair Bob Blancato, in his role as National Coordinator of the Elder Justice Coalition, applauded this...Read More The American Society on Aging today called on Congress to abandon the budget proposal submitted by the President yesterday and offer an alternative that spares the deepest cuts in domestic spending in a generation.Students learn excavation techniques, including shoveling, troweling, mapping, measuring, soil description, and flotation sampling. And we recognize that aging is, for many, a complex and fearful unknown - but it doesn't have to be. adults – 62% – get news on social media, and 18% do so often, according to a new survey by Pew Research Center, conducted in association with the John S. Two-thirds of Facebook users (66%) get news on the site, nearly six-in-ten Twitter users (59%) get news on Twitter, and seven-in-ten Reddit users get news on that platform. The two-thirds of Facebook users who get news there, then, amount to 44% of the general population. But only about a fifth of its users get news there, which amounts to 10% of the adult population. To what extent do the various news audiences on social media overlap? In 2012, based on a slightly different question, 49% of U. As part of an ongoing examination of social media and news, Pew Research Center analyzed the scope and characteristics of social media news consumers across nine social networking sites. News plays a varying role across the social networking sites studied.Undergraduates, graduate students, and adults of all ages are welcome!
Volunteers of America provides a support alternative to institutional long-term care and rehabilitation through its Adult Day Services.With our staff, you will learn how to do fieldwork, laboratory work, identify artifacts, and more as we investigate the Golden Eagle site.In 2017, we will continue fieldwork at the Golden Eagle site, the only prehistoric site in the Illinois River Valley with a geometric enclosure. It helps a lot." Our nation is on the cusp of one of the most dramatic demographic shifts in its history as a projected 71.5 million people will be age 65 or older by the year 2030.At Volunteers of America, our services and programs promote health and independence for the elderly.We encourage seniors to be active and healthy through a host of support services.We provide senior centers and day programs, home repair and homemaker services, information and referral, Meals On Wheels and group meal programs.More than 5 million older adults may be victimized each year.Read More In recent years, significant progress has been made in identifying and scaling best practices to support a population having increasing rates of chronic conditions and frailty. Suzanne Bonamici (OR) announced the establishment of a bipartisan Elder Justice Caucus in the U. House of Representatives on Thursday, May 25, 2017.In 20, CAA archaeologists conducted large-scale remote sensing surveys across the site, revealing intact archaeological deposits, as well as geophysical evidence of the ditch-and-embankment structure enclosing the site.Excavations of Golden Eagle began in 2014 with initial testing of the ditch-and-embankment, revealing evidence of building sequences.