Aging with dignity

Click on the links below to see all of HealthyCal.org’s recent stories on aging with dignity and independent living.

Senior Arts Colonies: “Come Ready to Play”. Oct. 14 2013

Alzheimer’s Advocates Look to ACA for Better Coverage. Oct 7 2013


Active Aging: “We Are the Champions, My Friend
” Sept. 29 2013


Older adults might be biggest winners from ACA
. Sept. 23 2013


Active Aging and Rebel Riders: An International Language
. Sept. 15 2013


‘We the Aging’ Key to Future, Says Provocateur
. Sept. 2 2013

‘Heaven on Earth’ for San Francisco Seniors. Aug. 18 2013

Wisdom of Aging in Breezy Summer Read. Aug. 4 2013

Solutions Target Caregiver Stress. July 30 2013


The Color of Care
. July 29 2013

A Growing Crisis That Spans GenerationsJuly 28 2013


Brave new age: living to 100 and beyond
July 25 2013


Should I Stay or Should I Go Now?
July 21 2013


Goliath Joins David to Care for the Aging
. July 7 2013

Seniors and the Affordable Care Act. July 2 2013

Grandma Knows Best… For The Planet. June 23 2013

Long term care: a scary abyss. June 18 2013


Why many Californians don’t want to think about growing old
. June 13 2013

In wealthy Santa Clara County, peer advocates help struggling seniors. June 10 2013

Designers eye vast new market: older adults. May 26 2013

The search for meaning in late-life entrepreneurship. May 12 2013


Show me the money.
April 28 2013


Will reform of care for aging help or hurt?
April 15 2013

The Vibrant brain: A user’s guide. April 14 2013

9/11 Spawns Fervent Activist for Older Adult Innovation March 31 2013

Home care workers are in demand, but still struggling to make ends meet March 28 2013

For the elderly, is bereavement an illness, or a part of life? March 27 2013

“>Cost of long term acute care for Medicare patients in Santa Cruz among lowest in U.S. March 21 2013


Cheer up and push back: one woman’s fight against ageism
March 17 2013

Seniors trade skills build community. March 7 2013

Paying dues, getting care. Feb. 17 2013

Boomers living longer but not as well Feb. 5 2013

For Older Adults, Music of the Heart… and Mind Feb. 3 2013

California’s kid shortage. Jan. 21 2013

Seizing the chance to redefine aging Jan 21 2013

Fullerton Center a How-To Guide for Successful Aging. Jan. 9 2013


Study reveals unexpected link between diversity and aging
. Dec. 19.

Do not disturb: Grandma’s having sex. Dec. 13.

Community ambassadors create melting pot for senior immigrants. Nov. 11

Uniting generations provides direction to older adults and youth. Nov. 4

Program has impact on late life depression. Sept. 28

Poll: Most middle-age seniors couldn’t afford nursing home care. Sept. 13.


Foreclosure crisis hits seniors hard in Northern California
. Sept. 7

In LA, mortgage crisis knows no age limits. Sept. 4

Not your grandma’s senior center. Aug. 28

San Joaquin seniors face foreclosures. Aug. 28

Riding the silver tsunami. Aug 13.

Housing for seniors encourages independence and community. July 30.

Center keeps elders on their feet. July 28

No clear answers for end of life, but conversations can help. July 2.

New national plan targets Alzheimer’s. June 13.

Aging with dignity and independence. May 30.

Older Californians stand tall, avoid falls
. May 28.


Services offers low-cost rides to seniors, visually impaired
. May 22.

Tearing down the walls of elder isolation. May 14.


The health perils of aging: lonely and sick. May 13.


Central Valley gets one-stop health center for seniors.
May 1.

Shattering the constraints of aging. April 22.

Creative Movement: Transportation and the Elderly. April 18.

Independence by the Bay: The Community Living Fund. April 16.

State launches smaller program for adult day health care. April 3.

Where do they go now? March 27.


It takes a village. March 19
.

Governor proposes cuts to caregiver centers. March 12.


Program’s transition mired in confusion.
March 7.


Women most vulnerable to poverty in retirement
. Feb. 8


Visualizing California’s retirement problem.
Feb. 7

New Technology: Helping older adults matter. Feb. 1


California website offers help on long term care coverage
Jan. 31

California counties improve stroke system. Jan. 30.

Aging in a land of youth. Jan. 11 2012

Nonprofit provides funding for end-of-life careDec. 15

Senior actors teach nurses to understand elderly patients. Nov. 16

“Meet the pharmacist” event helps seniors manage medications. Nov. 2

Armstrong Place offers new approach to independent living. Oct. 27

Connecting generations. Oct. 26

With CLASS out, future clouded for long-term care. Oct. 19

Obama kills long-term care insurance program. Oct. 14

Minority nursing home residents increase, whites decline. Oct. 13

Home help affected by cuts to Medi-Cal and Medicare. Oct. 6

Caregivers’ stress leads to unhealthy habits. Oct. 2

Services for aging need better coordination, experts say. Sept. 27


Homeless for Years, Older Women in Los Angeles Find a Good Home
. Sept. 26

Care innovations: The future of aging?Sept. 22

Elder abuse bill would regulate signature stamps. Sept. 20

Californians know they need long-term care insurance, but don’t buy it, Sept. 20

Long-term care plan faces hurdles. Sept. 15.

Merced seeks to improve public transit options for seniors. August 23.

Older adult volunteers reap the rewards of giving back. August 16.

Poll: Californians ill-prepared for the costs of agingAugust. 16

Aging and HIV-positive: a growing demographic. August 8.

At California senior centers, resources dwindle. July 27.

Meeting the needs of LGBT seniors. July 19.

Technology might give elders independence. July 10.

New program for seniors in limbo. June 29.

Napa moves against elder care abuse. June 23.

Health center closures could leave thousands without care. June 13.