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Five Ways the Federal Government Is Promoting Falls Prevention for Older Adults

Andy Winkler / Blog September 21, 2018

Falls Prevention Awareness Day remains an important reminder of the progress that has been made and how much more work is yet to be done around this important issue.   

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Connecting Senior Health and Housing: A Regional Forum in Miami

Housing / November 10, 2016 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET

Florida is home to the highest proportion of residents over age 65—19 percent in comparison to a national average of 13.7 percent.

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Aging in Maine: A Pig-in-the-Python Problem

Jake Varn / Blog September 28, 2016

The abrupt swell of older adults threatens to overwhelm America’s health care delivery systems and housing support networks.

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Healthy Aging Checklist

Health / Page September 22, 2016

America faces a growing mismatch between the desire of seniors to age in place and their ability to do so. Are you and your family prepared for the future?

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Connecting Senior Health and Housing

Housing / September 23, 2016 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET

Maine is home to the second highest proportion of residents over age 65—17 percent in comparison to a national average of 13.7 percent.

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Middle-Income Seniors Face Obstacles to Healthy Aging at Home

Andy Winkler / Blog June 8, 2016

More homeowners are carrying mortgage debt later in life, restraining the ability of seniors to finance retirement and age with options in their communities.

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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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Healthy Aging Begins at Home

Health / Research May 22, 2016

For too long America has recognized its shifting demographics but failed to make investments that preserve dignity and independence in old age.

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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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