Living in the Community with Dementia

Living in the Community with Dementia

Living in the Community with Dementia Steve R. Counsell, MD; NiCole R. Keith, PhD, and Melissa M. Sherman, MPH   This research brief discusses the many challenges faced by the growing number of older people living with dementia (PLWD) in the community; and...
Living in the Community with Dementia

Living in the Community with Dementia

Living in the Community with Dementia Report All too often families attribute dementia symptoms in their loved one to “old age;” and unless screening tests are performed, many physicians will miss the diagnosis. Team-based dementia care programs developed by Indiana...
Financial Stability and Housing

Financial Stability and Housing

Financial Stability and Housing Many older adults in Central Indiana face financial instability, particularly those of retirement age that live on a fixed income. Big ticket monthly budget costs such as housing and health care can place great financial pressure on...
What About Our Seniors?

What About Our Seniors?

What About Our Seniors? Report We presented a summary of findings from our State of Aging Report as part of Prosperity Indiana’s Changing4Good webinar series. Click the links on this page to view the webinar recording, download the slides, or read the full...
Gaps in Life Expectancy Across the Lifespan

Gaps in Life Expectancy Across the Lifespan

Gaps in Life Expectancy Across the Lifespan This research brief discusses life expectancy among older adults. Typically, life expectancy is thought of as projected total life span from the time an individual is born. However, life expectancy can also be measured for...