Each year there is a prestigious list of movers and shakers who are influencing the world of Aging. The membership in this elite group is impressive for their accomplishments and contribution to the field of aging
Aging in Place
I've been reading the intriguing New York Times Bestseller, Nudge by Thaler and Sunstein. With a subtitle like this: "Improving Health, Wealth, and Happiness," I got sucked in and couldn't pass it by. After all, who isn't in pursuit of improving their health, wealth, and happiness; and they overlap perfectly with aging in place.
Aging in Place is Contextual
Aging in Place The IDEA Series
Aging in place Influencers for 2016
Aging in Place: The IDEA Series
Claude Goodman is wicked smart...Combined with a deep need to come from a place of contribution and a passion for technology,
a level of independence within their community, a space to cultivate their own uniqueness, and to preserve their natural daily rituals and routines (their biorhythms/natural flow if you will). This defines aging in place for many.
But it's the older adult who is rendered infinitely more vulnerable and is more likely to perish in disasters than any other groups.
I took my elderly relatives on a "long weekend" outing to bring some joy and new experiences to their lives.
Aging in Place: Senior Housing Globalized
In 1999 I read a book by Peter G. Peterson titled: Gray Dawn, it was an apocalyptic view of the coming “global aging crisis.”