2016 News Archive

2016 Press Releases

National Campaign Focuses on Problem of Social Isolation & Loneliness in Older Adults

November 16, 2016 | n4a press release

Health Benefits of Volunteering for Older Adults Focus of National Campaign
October 4, 2016 | n4a press release

n4a Celebrates Innovations in Aging
July 26, 2016 | n4a press release

Campaign to Prevent Financial Exploitation of Older Americans Kicks Off
June 15, 2016 | n4a press release

Improving Health & Well-Being of Older Americans & People with Disabilities Focus of New Program 
June 1, 2016 | n4a press release

4 Million Low-Income Older Adults Could Boost Their Annual Budget by One-Third
May 3, 2016 | n4a press release

House Reaffirms Support for Aging Programs that Help Millions of Older Americans
March 21, 2016 | n4a press release

Former Head of White House Conference on Aging to Join National Association of Area Agencies on Aging
January 29, 2016 | n4a press release

Area Agencies on Aging Nationwide Launch Pharmacy Benefits Week to Help Medicare Beneficiaries Maximize Benefits
January 26, 2016 | n4a press release
 



2016 News Articles

Seniors Face Growing Health Risk from Social Isolation

December 31, 2016 | Denver Post

When Friends Become Caregivers
December 29, 2016 | U.S. News & World Report
 
Loneliness: A Growing Health Threat for Older Adults
December 25, 2016 | Forbes

Helping the Lonely and Elderly During the Holidays
December 22, 2016 | Baltimore Sun

Loneliness: A Growing Health Threat for Older Adults
December 20, 2016 | Next Avenue

Experts Say Be Aware of Elderly Isolation at Holidays
December 14, 2016 | Detroit News

Local Agencies Offer Services for Seniors to Keep Living at Home Longer
December 13, 2016 | Holland Sentinel

Reverse Mortgage Lenders Fined for Ads That ‘Tricked’ Older Borrowers
December 9, 2016 | New York Times

Isolation Puts Seniors at Risk
November 28, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

As Social Isolation Grows as a Problem Among Older Adults, What Helps?
November 17, 2016 | Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Loneliness is Bad for Your Health. This New Campaign Aims to Curb Isolation
November 17, 2016 | PBS

Campaign Helps Seniors Suffering from Social Isolation and Loneliness
November 16, 2016 | USA Today

States of Retirement
November 11, 2016 | Capital Ideas

As Rural America Ages, Volunteers Give a Hand
October 25, 2016 | Stateline

Helping Seniors Be the Difference in Their Communities
October 13, 2016 | Leading Age

Looking for Elder Care Resources? Here’s Where to Begin
September 26, 2016 | USA Today

Technology Startups Target In-Home Care Market for Elderly
August 5, 2016 | Bloomberg Technology

Senior Solutions SHIP Interview with Autumn Campbell 
July 20, 2016 | Stateline
 
Grocery Stores, Grab Bars and 'Golden Girls'
June 24, 2016 | Stateline

Can Car-Centric Suburbs Adjust to Aging Baby Boomers?
June 20, 2016 | Stateline

Senior Citizens Lose Billions, Fear to Report Financial Exploitation
June 15, 2016 | USA Today

Not junk mail: Social Security letter can cut Medicare costs
May 26, 2016 | Reuters

Help the Aged: Millions of Low-Income Elderly Missing Out On Assistance
May 22, 2016 | Associated Press

Baby Boomers Dealing With Debt Can Find Financial Help
May 22, 2016 | Detroit Free Press

Billions in aid for low-income seniors go unclaimed
May 5, 2016 | Marketplace

West Health Institute Applauds Reauthorization of Older Americans Act
April 19, 2016 | PR Newswire
 
Experts: Caregiver Crisis Coming
April 18, 2016 | Knoxville News Sentinel

Aging Parents at a Distance Who Aren’t Really ‘Just Fine’
March 30, 2016 | U.S. News & World Report

Finding Support for Seniors Facing Challenges Living Alone
March 30, 2016 | U.S. News & World Report

Navigating Medicaid for Elder Care Can Be as Painful as the Ailments
March 26, 2016 | USA Today

Grants Roundup: Marcus Foundation Gives $75 Million to Heart Institute 
March 23, 2016 | The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Navigating Medicaid For Seniors Can Be Painful 
March 21, 2016 | Courier-Journal

Here's the Economic Impact of the Longevity Bonus
March 14, 2016 | Next Avenue

Connecting Seniors to Community Aging Services
February 8, 2016 | The Senior Zone- Interview

Actor Michael Kelly (aka Doug Stamper) Lobbies for Seniors Because of His Mom
January 14, 2016 | Washington Post

Income Inequality will Become More Pronounced as US Ages
January 14, 2016 | Al Jazeera America

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