How to Prevent Memory Loss in Older Adults

How to Prevent Memory Loss in Older Adults

Memory loss is one of the most common mental health issues affecting older adults and their independence. Lack of independence can consequently result in depression, stress, and social isolation. Maintaining the mind and its health is an extremely important aspect of...
“Ageist”: 3 Negative Stereotypes About Aging BUSTED

“Ageist”: 3 Negative Stereotypes About Aging BUSTED

Who do we picture when you think of a senior? Do we imagine someone with gray hair, bifocal glasses, outdated clothes, dentures, and a cane or walker? Do we associate this person with diminished mental or physical capabilities, simply because of their age?  If so,...
Designing Tomorrow’s Ageless Communities

Designing Tomorrow’s Ageless Communities

Technology isn’t important; how you use it, is. Coined by Joseph Coughlin of AgeLab, an “ageless community” is “designed to be exciting for everyone across the lifespan”. Coughlin outlines the following four guiding principles senior-facing agencies must adopt in...