Tags: Councils on Aging, Directory, Massachusetts
Download the Massachusetts Councils on Aging Directory.
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities, Funding, Massachusetts
Tufts Health Plan Foundation’s seeks to fund programs that will move communities, particularly the most vulnerable, toward accomplishing the World Health Organization’s goals for Age-friendly Cities. Specifically in the area of Systems and Best Practices, the Foundation will fund activities in Health and Wellness, Workforce Development Purposeful Engagement, and Field and Capacity Building that will improve or build systems to support healthy living with an emphasis on the systems that are serving older adults, bring organizations together to work collaboratively to achieve broader impact and change, and/or scale efforts to address community needs.
Tags: Disabilities, Education, Finances, Housing, Massachusetts, Veterans
The Massachusetts Veterans Resource Guide was published in November 2013 by the Office of Attorney General Martha Coakley, and provides information for veterans about finances, housing, education, benefits and more.
Tags: Massachusetts, Nutrition
The Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs provides a list of meals and nutrition resources and services for older adults.
Tags: Fall Prevention, Massachusetts
The National Council on Aging’s resource library contains resources, fact sheets, manuals and guides, and more on the topic of falls prevention.
Tags: Data, Intergenerational Programs, Massachusetts, Older Workers, Retirement
The Center on Aging and Work at Boston College promotes quality of employment in a multi-generational workforce. Visit this website for publications, current research, a facts and literature database surrounding aging and work and more.
Tags: Housing, Massachusetts, Mental Health
Source: Jewish Family & Children’s Service
This guide is written to address the mental health issues that often face residents in housing for older adults and contains basic information about mental illnesses, and tips, techniques and suggested language for working with residents with mental illnesses.