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

The Importance of Social Services in our Health Care System and the Impact on Chronic Illnesses Our medical care system is broken. We spend far more on health care than any other developed nation, while achieving the worse health outcomes. Life expectancy in the U.S. is lower and the prevalence of chronic illness is far […]

Adding Life To Years

Eldercare and Working Caregivers I have written about eldercare many times, especially after the Center for Healthy Aging did the research with Washoe County and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Association employees back in 2010 and 2011.  We have to recognize the impact that family eldercare has on ourselves, our employers, and our community. […]

Adding Life To Years

Senior Health Advocate: Improving Seniors’ Lives Senior Health Advocacy services promotes the health, dignity, rights and quality of life of seniors and disabled; services that make a difference in people’s lives. Last month in  Senior Spectrum I introduced the Senior Health Advocate program that we are beginning this summer with AmeriCorps VISTA. The services that […]