Older Adults and Caregivers
Through its partnership with community organizations, the HSC Center for Older Adults has assisted in the development of resources and programs available to caregivers and older adults. These programs promote an independent and healthy lifestyle and provide valuable information and opportunities related to the aging process.
This unique volunteer opportunity is available to individuals aged 65+ who are interested in making a lasting impact on the future of healthcare for older adults. Find out how to become a SAGE Senior Mentor.
The 2023 council members have been selected. We are still accepting applications in case an opening becomes available.
Dementia CARES (Caregiver Access to Resources, Education, and Support) is a six-week caregiver education and support program for those caring for someone with dementia. This program is open to the public.
Interested in strengthening your brain health? Participants in this study will work with a health coach to develop a personalized plan addressing health behavior related to brain function.
Research suggests that we may be able to reduce the risk of developing dementia by keeping our brain healthy. Explore each of the seven Brain Health Pillars to see what lifestyle changes you can incorporate into your daily routine to maintain your brain health.
Infection Control Advocate and Resident Education (ICARE) provides online training curricula for nursing home residents, staff, family members, and advocates to promote best practice strategies for infection control while respecting resident rights.
The Center for Older Adults and its community partners offers programs and resources for family caregivers of people with dementia.