News About Aging

Posted By Abbey Porter

Webinar to address sepsis and limb loss

The National Limb Loss Resource Center, which is funded by the Administration for Community Living and operated by the Amputee Coalition, will hold a webinar on Sepsis and Limb Loss: Awareness and Prevention at 1 p.m. today, Wednesday, May 17.

Posted By Christine Hoffman

Aging Research & Issues: May 15 – 19, 2017

Posted By Abbey Porter

South Philadelphia Library to hold health fair

A health fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 13, on the first floor of South Philadelphia Library, 1700 S. Broad St.

Health_Brief_Arts@Klein_CROPPED_Riley_IMG_1300
Posted By Alicia Colombo

Creativity: Good for your health

Creative activities can be fun and calming, and research shows they can also benefit your health. The American Journal of Public Health published a comprThe report, “The Connection Between Art, Healing, and Public Health,” that analyzed more than 100 studies of various kinds of art and the benefits to health.

Helpline Intake Specialist Neida Diaz answers a call to PCA’s Helpline. (Photo by Evangelina Iavarone)
Posted By Alicia Colombo

PCA Helpline offers access to services

The PCA Helpline receives 570 calls from seniors and caregivers each weekday.

Posted By Christine Hoffman

Aging Research & Issues: April 17 – 21, 2017

Posted By Christine Hoffman

Aging Research & Issues: April 10 – 14, 2017

Posted By Abbey Porter

Program to increase understanding of living with dementia

“Dementia Live,” a program designed to increase participants’ understanding of what it’s like to live with cognitive impairment, will be presented at multiple times the morning of Saturday, April 22, by Mercy Neighborhood Ministries, 1939 West Venango St., in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Health and Aging Coalition.

Load More

Milestones eNews

For seniors and those who care for them

PCA News Bulletin

For professionals in the field of aging