• With COVID-19 Booster Shots Comes Opportunity to Promote Health and Support Services

    2 monthes ago - By Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative

    With the availability of booster shots to protect against COVID-19, the Massachusetts Adult Immunization Coalition and Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative are re-launching a one-page resource the two organizations created to promote health and support service opportunities for older adults.
    The resource is available in multiple languages and states the importance of checking with one's primary care provider on whether the individual is up-to-date on other important vaccines.
    The one-pager also lets older adults and caregivers know about service and support options as well as 24/7...
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  • MHAC Promotes Resources for National Family Caregivers Month

    2 monthes ago - By Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative

    November is National Family Caregivers Month and the Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative is proud to offer a range of resources from our partners and national organizations that offer support and ways to honor caregivers.
    The national observance of Family Caregivers Month is led by Caregiver Action Network , a nonprofit that provides free education, peer support, and resources to family caregivers. CAN announced the 2021 theme, CaregiverAnd which encourages family caregivers to celebrate the passions and interests that enrich their lives.
    Here are resources that may be used by...
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