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.
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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. […]
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 […]
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 […]