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2015 Winter REPORT Newsletter

Supporting Healthy Aging in Southeast Michigan

By the year 2030, nearly 37 percent of Michigan’s population will be over 50 years old. Generally, a statistic like that prefaces a list of the disadvantages of an aging...

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New Learning Opportunities for Seniors

This fall, more than 250 eager students flocked to the Lorenzo Cultural Center at Macomb Community College. They weren’t undergraduates or continuing education students, but rather members of an enriched...

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Helping Seniors Remain at Home

Making life more comfortable for the more than 80 percent of seniors who want to remain in their own homes is the goal of an experimental collaborative project undertaken by...

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Expanding Horizons with Technology

Older adults have been living at an idyllic setting in Chelsea, Michigan, since the early 1900s, when local manufacturer Frank Porter Glazier donated 33 acres to establish a home for...

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Creating a Culture of Support for LGBT Older Adults

Aging is never easy. Most older adults face an array of physical, emotional and financial challenges. For LGBT seniors, those challenges are magnified. In contrast to their heterosexual peers, LGBT...

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Improving Health Care Access and Outcomes

Arranging transportation to and from medical appointments. Understanding medical directions. Filling prescriptions. Implementing treatment plans. Scheduling follow-up visits. For most of us, these tasks are just a routine part of...

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Reinventing Dementia and Alzheimer’s Care

No report on the state of aging in America today can be complete without a discussion of memory loss and dementia. An estimated 5.3 million Americans of all ages have...

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Detroit Auto Dealers Association Supports Children and Youth

The Detroit Auto Dealers Association (DADA) Charitable Foundation Fund was established at the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan in 1998 by the DADA, a trade association composed of more than...

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Creating a Lasting Legacy

If you have a particular area of charitable interest, you might consider starting an endowed field-of-interest fund at the Community Foundation. That’s what Nancy Davidson of Grosse Pointe Woods did,...

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