Age Friendly News From Around RI & Nation

AFRI regularly culls news articles and pertinent postings that highlight national, state and local efforts to support age friendly communities. Check out a few of the news clippings shared below to stay apprised of the movement in Rhode Island and lessons learned from recent research in this space:


Office of Healthy Aging offers free Medicare enrollment assistance,146430


Drumbeat Builds For A Peace Corps Of Caregivers


Oak Street Health in Blue Cross partnership to deliver primary care to Medicare patients,145407


Meals on Wheels of RI makes a positive impact on communities


Richmond seniors learn how to recognize signs of Alzheimer’s


Alzheimer’s Prevention Registry seeks to sign up 2,020 by next year,146411


Surprise turnaround finds Alzheimer’s treatment may work


Enabling Healthful Aging for All — The National Academy of Medicine Grand Challenge in Healthy Longevity


How Can Cities Handle The Oldest Population In History? New Report Tells Policy Makers To Embrace It


Driving Toward Age-Friendly Care for the Future


Survey Report: Driving Toward Age-Friendly Care for the Future


CNE opens patient-centered primary care practice for older adults,145599


Providers and caregivers need better awareness of age-friendly care


Letter to the Editor: Help make Newport livable for all