Aging and Adult Services HICAP Video. The Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP) provides free assistance with Medicare problems and other health insurance issues for seniors and disabled adults. Transcript of Video (PDF) 01/11/10. Aging and Adult Services Video. Video del Departamento de Servicios de Personas Adultas Mayores. Fairfax County, Virginia - Fairfax County Services for Older Adults.
Adult Protective Services Provides a mechanism to report abuse, neglect or exploitation of disabled adults or elder persons who are not residents of nursing homes or personal care homes. Aging and Disability Resource Connection. The Division of Aging and Adult Services works to promote the independence and enhance the dignity of North Carolina's older adults, persons with disabilities and their families through a community based system of opportunities, services, benefits and protections.
Jun 30, 2018 · Disability in Older Adults: YESTERDAY. Thirty years ago, America was steadily aging. In 1980, approximately 26.1 million people were 65 years of age or older, compared with 3 million in 1900. And Americans were living notably longer than they had in the past – average life expectancy for a child born in 1980 was 73.7 years, up from 47.3 years. GoalImprove the health, function, and quality of life of older adults.OverviewAs Americans live longer, growth in the number of older adults is unprecedented. In 2014, 14.5% (46.3 million) of the US population was aged 65 or older and is projected to reach 23.5% (98 million) by 2060.1Aging adults experience higher risk of chronic disease. In 2012, 60% of older adults managed 2.