aging Archives - Aging in Place

Age Without Borders – How to ROCK the “Third Age” of Life!

The Age Without Borders virtual summit is a 7-day online conference,  February 26 - March 4th, 2017. Join over 50 world experts talking about life, choices & the future for people over age 50. The First and the Largest Virtual Summit to explore how to rock the “Third Age” of life! The Age Without Borders Virtual Summit A 7 day virtual conference from February 26- March … [Read more...]

Future Technologies That May Change The Aging Experience

  Future technologies, as with those that have already come to pass, will help shape the world we live in. There are few areas of the human condition that could benefit as much from future technologies as the area of aging. With each passing day thousands of Baby Boomers turn 65 years old and their fate may rely partially on future technologies developed to enhance their … [Read more...]

National Aging in Place Council

The National Aging in Place Council® (NAIPC®) is an association of of businesses that provide services to people who are aging in place. Aging in place is a term used to describe the act of living at home as long as possible as you age, while getting any services or assistance you need to remain at home. The National Aging in Place Council was formed with the belief that … [Read more...]

Americans Say Aging Population is Not a Major Problem … but Don’t Believe Them

  Yesterday, as part of the Global Attitudes Project, Pew Research released the results of a global study done to find out people's attitude on aging. The project is entitled, "Attitudes About Aging: A Global Perspective." Overall, this report is fascinating. It goes in-depth to discuss these and other findings. The report also unearths some interesting ideas about … [Read more...]

What is Long Term Care?

  Long term care is a term used to describe the range of assistance a person might need to receive and can include medical care, custodial care or other services. This might be needed as a result of any long-term condition (i.e. stroke, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, etc.), an illness or the decline in a person's physical capabilities due to aging. Although there is … [Read more...]