It’s essential that all of us in the field of aging work together in order to create elder-friendly communities, policies and programs.
Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) September 03, 2013
Home Care Assistance of Seattle, North America's leading provider of in-home care, is dedicated to changing the way the world ages. In line with the company’s commitment to supporting cutting-edge research on healthy longevity, Home Care Assistance is proud to announce that they are a sponsor of the Working Together for Elder Friendly Futures Conference at the University of Washington. The event will take place September 11th and 12th, at the University of Washington Student Center.
“This unique conference brings together academics and professionals to discuss some of the most important issues facing older adults today,” said Anna Davis, Regional Director of Home Care Assistance. “It’s essential that all of us in the field of aging work together in order to create elder-friendly communities, policies and programs.”
Run by the University of Washington School of Gerontology, the conference will feature panel discussions on a range of subjects including aging in place, Alzheimer’s and cognitive decline, the Affordable Care Act, and resilient caregiving. Dr. Nancy Whitelaw, Senior Fellow at the National Council on Aging, and Dr. Cheryl Phillips, Senior Vice President for Advocacy at Leading Age, will both be giving key note addresses.
To register, visit the conference website: http://depts.washington.edu/uwconf/elderfriendlyfutures/registration.html.
For more information about Home Care Assistance of Seattle, visit http://www.homecareassistanceseattle.com or call 425-453-1015. The office is located at 219 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, WA 98004.
About Home Care Assistance
Home Care Assistance is the leading provider of home care for seniors across the United States and Canada. Our mission is to change the way the world ages. We provide older adults with quality care that enables them to live happier, healthier lives at home. Our services are distinguished by the caliber of our caregivers, the responsiveness of our staff and our expertise in Live-In care. We embrace a positive, balanced approach to aging centered on the evolving needs of older adults. A 2013 Franchise500® Company, Home Care Assistance has received numerous industry awards including Entrepreneur’s Fastest-Growing Franchises and Franchise Business Review’s Top 50. For more information about Home Care Assistance, our services and franchise opportunities, visit homecareassistance.com or franchise.homecareassistance.com.