2015 Walk to End Alzheimer’s

The Javelin Group is proud to participate in the Alzheimer’s Association’s 2015 Walk to End Alzheimer’s in St. Charles, Missouri. Visit the link below to donate to the cause or to get more information about this exciting event!

http://act.alz.org/goto/javgrp

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A Look Into The 2015 White House Conference on Aging

The recent 2015 White House Conference on Aging delved into senior issues such as healthy aging, retirement security, and the need for support for caregivers. Despite many beneficial changes that have been made over time, voices called for further progress in these areas.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/sherwin-sheik/a-look-into-the-2015-white-house-conference-on-aging_b_7832008.html

Next-Generation Undergarments Defend Against Falls, Infections

This article gives new meaning to the phrase “semper ubi sub ubi!” A new wave of undergarments for the elderly promise exciting technological developments in the area of senior health. These items of clothing will be able to sense and cushion impending falls, as well as monitor seniors’ urinary health.

https://www.agingcare.com/Articles/undergarments-defend-against-falls-and-infections-167160.htm

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VA Benefits: The Best Kept Secret to Paying for Senior Care

According to research conducted by A Place for Mom, 69% of senior veterans are not aware of VA benefits available to them. Resources like Aid and Attendance can provide assisted living access to seniors who might not be able to afford it otherwise!

http://www.aplaceformom.com/blog/11-11-13-veterans-benefits-paying-senior-care/