The Washington State Senior Citizens' Foundation held their 2014 Fall Conference on Wednesday October 29, 2014 at the Hotel Murano in Tacoma, WA. We received very high marks on the evaluations by the attendees, majority were 5’s. Topics were informative and relevant, appreciated speakers talking about Legislative priorities, very well organized. Good information about how our State Government works and issues on Healthcare. Transportation forum and Budget were excellent. See "News Feed" below
The vision of the American Diabetes is raising awareness of this ever-growing disease is one of the main efforts behind the mission of the Association. American Diabetes Month® (ADM) is an important element in this effort, with programs designed to focus the nation's attention on the issues surrounding diabetes and the many people who are impacted by the disease.
Alzheimer’s State Plan: General Public Survey Around 110,000 Washingtonians have Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. The number will grow to 150,000 by 2025. How will Washington State prepare to meet the growing needs of affected individuals, families, and communities?Help us shape
The following links are for conference presentations by: DSHS "Focusing on the future: The Sustainability of Washington's LT Services & Supports System"; "Health & Wellness Program by Dennis Worsham, Deputy Secretary of Dept. of Health; State Budget Update by David Schumacher, Director,
There will be significant shifts in where Washington seniors live in the future. The maps show the re-distribution of the 65+ age group in our state over the next two decades. To see the projected population shifts for 2020 and 2030 go to AGE WAVE under ISSUES. If you wish to see the whole