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For media inquiries, contact Joellen Leavelle, Communications Director at or
(202) 872-0888.

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Media Releases and Statements

Innovative Programs Provide Support to Older Adults with Dementia and Their Caregivers at Home and in Their Communities
December 13, 2017 | n4a press release

Statement by Sandy Markwood, CEO: Tax Reform Efforts Should Be Bipartisan, Evolve From a Transparent Process and Must Not Lead to Spending Cuts that Harm Older Adults and Caregivers
November 15, 2017 | n4a statement

Transportation, In-Home Services Top 2016 List of Consumer Needs Among Older Adults
November 14, 2017 | n4a press release

New Campaign Offers ‘Wellness Wisdom’ about Vaccines for Medicare Open Enrollment
October 16, 2017 | n4a press release

n4a Honors Leaders in the Aging Field
August 2, 2017 | n4a press release

VAAACares Receives 2nd Annual The John A. Hartford Foundation 2017 Business Innovation Award for exemplary work to provide statewide services to Virginia’s older adults and people with disabilities
July 31, 2017 | Aging and Disability Institute press release

Trump’s First Budget Puts Vulnerable Older Adults at Risk
March 17, 2017 | n4a press release
News Stories

On the front lines of Alzheimer’s: making towns, businesses dementia friendly
January 21 | The Telegram & Gazette

Easthampton non-profit to lead 'dementia-friendly Massachusetts' initiative
January 19, 2018 | MassLive

Marietta man opens up about caring for Alzheimer’s-stricken wife
January 15, 2018 | The Parkersburg News and Sentinel

Cross-Sectoral Partnerships Address Determinants of Health for Older Adults
January 9, 2018 | The American Journal of Managed Care

Cross-sector collaborations improve care
January 8, 2018 | Modern Healthcare News

Home Care Could Help Target Preventable Health Care Use
January 8, 2018 | Home Health Care News

Some ways to help pay the bills for home care
January 7, 2018 | New Jersey Herald

Successful Aging: Questions you should ask about assisted living
January 6, 2018 | Los Angeles Daily News

CCAAA Joins National Campaign Support to Older Adults With Dementia and their Caregivers At-Home and in their Communities
December 30, 2017 | GANT Daily

5 Ways to Plan Ahead for Rising Health Care Costs
December 29, 2017 | Kiplinger

Talking to Older Parents About Their Plans for the Future
December 22, 2017 | Kiplinger

County joins national campaign to support to older adults with dementia and their caregivers at home and in their communities
December 22, 2017 | Observer Today

Home for the Holidays
December 18, 2017 | The Post-Journal

Needed: More Community Support for People With Dementia
November 27, 2017 | Next Avenue

Caring For Your Aging Parent During A Slow Decline
November 5, 2017 | Forbes

How to Hire In-Home Help
October 26, 2017 | Consumer Reports

How the graying of America is stretching local tax dollars
October 23, 2017 | The Washington Post

7 Tips for Avoiding Caregiver Burnout That Really Work
October 18, 2017 | AARP

How to Prepare to Care for Someone with Dementia
October 10, 2017 | Forbes and Next Avenue

470 billion reasons to support caregivers
July 13, 2017 | The Hill

Getting Around When You Stop Driving
July 2017 | Kiplinger's Retirement Report

With a Daily Dial, Police Reach Out to Seniors
March 21, 2017 | Stateline

Here's the Truth about Meals on Wheels in Trump's Budget
March 18, 2017 | USA Today
For Aging Inmates, a Chance to Learn How to Take Better Care of Their Health
February 28, 2017 | Washington Post

Are You Lonesome? How Minnesota Seniors are Combating Social Isolation
February 22, 2017 | Star Tribune

The Best Places To Retire Without A Car
February 21, 2017 | Forbes

Stay Socially Active: It May Be Good for Mind as Well as Body
February 20, 2017 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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