About Us

Center for Healthy Aging is a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to  integrate public, private, and philanthropic resources to help educate and train caregivers, enhance wellness, and provide models of care that demonstrate efficiencies and cost savings while improving the quality of life for elders.  Our non-profit will provide easy access to quality of life programs. 

Lifeline – Personal Emergency Response System & Medication Dispenser

We are proud to be representatives for Philips Lifeline! To learn more about these important services contact Marta, Your Local Lifeline Lady @ 775-848-1260.


CHA is working with a team of professionals to develop an educational program for elders to provide them with the necessary tools to create a personalized and comprehensive set of plans and documents for the end of life. This program will be interactive and interface with health professionals, attorneys, financial planners, etc. The goal is to improve quality of life by giving the elder knowledge, skills, leading to more control and peace of mind.

Eldercare in the Workplace

Met Life research states employer costs of caregiving is over $33 billion per year. These costs include replacing employees, absenteeism,

Latest Blog Postings

Adding Life To Years

Blaze a Trail: Theme for May – Older Americans Month When Older Americans Month was established in 1963, only 17 million living Americans lived to be 65. About a third of these older Americans lived in poverty and there were few programs to meet their needs. Interest in older Americans and their concerns was growing. […]

Adding Life To Years

Smile: Your Key to Wellness This past month, I had the pleasure of participating in my adoptive father’s 92 birthday; Ray Craft is a long time Reno resident. One of his good friends described him as the smiling man, always having that beautiful smile. It was this interaction that inspired me to write this article […]

Adding Life To Years

The Village and Time Banking: A Model for the Future In October 2014, I wrote my article on the Village Movement. Originally started in the Beacon Hill neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts in 2002, the Village concept arose out of community members’ desire to reside in their own homes while being able to access services that […]