New research offers insight to help MN seniors age in place

New research from the University of Minnesota reveals how Minnesota builders can help local seniors age in place. Jessica Finlay, an environmental gerontologist and doctoral candidate at the University of Minnesota, has focused her studies on how Minnesota seniors interact with their homes and neighborhoods as they age. Over the last year and a half,…

Make a New Year’s Resolution to Face Aging

It takes many of us working together–families, caregivers, communities, and legislators–to face aging and serve the needs of Minnesota’s growing senior population.  What does your family need to do to face how aging will affect you? What can you do to help your community face aging? For starters, doing good things for seniors makes a…

Helping Minnesota’s Seniors

It’s time to say the two words our legislators rarely hear: “Thank you.” When you see your lawmakers around your community, you may want to offer them your gratitude. A bipartisan group of 148 lawmakers came together in 2015 to pass reforms that help ensure that Minnesota seniors will get high quality care in a…