Jan. 5, 2018 10:52 am
"I wanted to shine a light on this work, which often happens behind closed doors and in isolation," said Pig Iron Theatre Company's Nell Bang-Jensen.
Dec. 6, 2017 11:50 am
It's now a lot easier for older adults and those receiving disability benefits to apply for food assistance. Why aren't more of them doing it?
Nov. 21, 2017 8:02 am
Encore Community of Philadelphia is led by life coach Yosaif August, who made his own career transition in his 50s.
Oct. 31, 2017 10:38 am
The group hopes to bridge the gap between younger and older adults through events and education — because as chair Katie Young puts it, aging is "not something that any of us are immune to."
Oct. 24, 2017 11:04 am
Social services nonprofit Home of the Sparrow's pre-senior housing program connects low-income women with a place to stay and resources to get them back on their feet.
Oct. 12, 2017 12:57 pm
Led by Mayor's Commission on LGBT Affairs member and Community Legal Services paralegal Gigi Nikpour, the effort would seek protections for those in long-term care facilities.
Oct. 11, 2017 12:55 pm
The effort, which involves educating older adults on how to stay safe online, is being led by a bunch of partners including Comcast, PA Attorney General Josh Shapiro, Mayor Jim Kenney, local TV stations and three Greater Philly-area nonprofits.
Oct. 9, 2017 12:55 pm
Penn Asian Senior Services (PASSi), established in 2004, offers adult day care programs and more to serve primarily Asian American seniors in Philly. It was recently recognized internationally for its aging services.
Jul. 31, 2017 12:58 pm
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