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National I&R Support Center Webinar: Strategies to Combat Social Isolation and Increase Support for Caregivers and People Living with Dementia

Thursday, May 20, 2021, 3:00-4:00 PM ET Webinar Registration As states across the country continue to reopen, organizations have a moment to look back, consider lessons learned, and think about changes moving forward with programs and services available to consumers. Join this webinar to hear how COVID has impacted caregivers and people living with dementia,… Read more »

CT Assoc. of Area Agencies on Aging: I am vaccinated, Now what? Virtual Conference, 5/24 @ 9:30 AM

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Justice in Aging: Defending Against “Bad Behavior” Evictions in Nursing Facilities

Defending Against “Bad Behavior” Evictions in Nursing Facilities When: Wednesday, June 2, 2021, 11:00 a.m. PT / 2:00 p.m. ET Nursing facilities will often attempt to evict residents due to alleged “behaviors.” With few exceptions, these evictions are improper. Most “behaviors” stem from Alzheimer’s Disease or another dementia, and should be well within a nursing… Read more »

Join us for the 2021 Elder Justice Symposium! June 22, 2021, 9:15 to 11:30 AM

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HHS Announces Prohibition on Sex Discrimination Includes Discrimination on the Basis of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

The Department of Health and Human Services announced yesterday that the Office for Civil Rights will interpret and enforce Section 1557 and Title IX’s prohibitions on discrimination based on sex to include discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and discrimination on the basis of gender identity. Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act prohibits… Read more »

Building Connections for Mental and Physical Health

Keri Lipperini, Director, Office of Nutrition and Health Promotion Programs, ACL After more than a year of social distancing to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, we are more aware than ever before of the strength we draw from the people in our lives. We’ve missed sharing meals and activities at the senior center, easy… Read more »

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