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Linking housing, health care for aging seniors

Health / News October 5, 2016

Our rapidly aging society requires us to more effectively integrate our housing and health-care systems to enable America’s seniors to live healthy, independent lives.

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Put an End to Senior Homelessness

Housing / News August 4, 2016

Some chronically homeless adults are unable to break the cycle of homelessness and continue to age into their senior years without stable housing.

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BPC at the Conventions: Priorities. Policies. Solutions.

Rachael Gresson / Blog August 1, 2016

BPC and the Milken Institute hosted a diverse group of leaders to provide insights on how the next president and Congress can make progress in 2017 and beyond.

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New Bill Echoes BPC Recommendations on Home Modifications

Health / Press Release July 14, 2016

The bill creates a cross-cutting initiative to coordinate, review, and promote the numerous federal home modification programs and resources.

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Bipartisan Legislation Supports Healthy Aging for Seniors

Health / Press Release May 27, 2016

Two bipartisan bills have been introduced in Congress that closely align with recommendations released this week by BPC’s Senior Health and Housing Task Force.

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BPC’s New Healthy Aging Report Receives National Recognition

Health / Press Release May 26, 2016

Organizations across the health and housing sectors have expressed their support for BPC’s recommendations.

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Integrating Health Care And Housing To Promote Healthy Aging

Housing / News May 23, 2016

Ensuring a safe, age-friendly home and utilizing the home as a potential site of care for seniors should be seen as important policy objectives to support care management.

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Recommendations for Healthy Aging: Integrating Health Care and Housing

Housing / May 23, 2016 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET

BPC’s Senior Health and Housing Task Force has developed an actionable policy agenda that can foster improved health outcomes and cost savings for America’s aging population.

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How to Support the Health and Housing Needs of our Nation’s Senior Population?

Housing / Press Release January 13, 2016

The number of older adults (65+) in Pennsylvania reached 2.1 million in 2014—that’s one in six people—making it the fifth-highest in the United States.

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Connecting Housing and Health: A Regional Forum in Philadelphia

Housing / March 23, 2016 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET

In the past few years the number of older adults in Pennsylvania grew at twice the rate of the total population to reach 2.1 million, the fifth highest in the U.S.

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