The Link - June 2018

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Week of June 4, 2018

News & Resources
  • HCBS Conference registration for the National Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Conference is now officially open! The conference will be held in Baltimore, MD from August 27-30, 2018Register before July 1 to receive early bird price:

Nutrition Services
  • The State of Senior Hunger in America in 2016.  This new report published by the National Foundation to End Senior Hunger (NFESH) and Feeding America analyzes data on food insecurity among older adults ages 60 and over. This data, pulled from the most recent year available, 2016, illustrates that while the food-insecurity rate for this population has recently declined, it is still significantly higher than rates from the Great Recession a decade ago:

Family Caregiver


Disease Prevention Healh Promotion

Elder Abuse Prevention

Upcoming Events

Iowa CareGivers Annual Conference "Cultivating Caregivers"

June 4 - 5, 2018

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Alzheimer's Association AIM Advocacy Forum

June 17-19, 2018
Washington DC
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Healthy Aging Summit

July 15-17, 2018

Washington DC

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n4a Annual Conference and Trade Show
July 28 - August 1 ,2018

Chicago, Illinois
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Webinars from the American Society on Aging:

Webinar from the Administration for Community Living:

Webinars from the National Center on Law and Elder Rights:

Webinar from the The National I&R Support Center