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Pima Council On Aging

Practical steps can help prevent falls

Practical steps can help prevent falls

Programs available for people 60 and older to help prevent them.

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Homeowners can prepare to 'Age in Place'

Homeowners can prepare to 'Age in Place'

Should you stay or should you go? Small tips can make a big difference.

September 19, 2015 8:45 am Photos

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Fight Procrastination and Plan Your ‘Someday’ Now

Fight Procrastination and Plan Your ‘Someday’ Now

An upcoming seminar will answer your questions about pre-retirement planning. So. Mark your calendars and register online to be at the Abrams Public Health Center at 3950 S. Country Club Rd., on Saturday, Sept. 26. to listen to and speak with the experts.

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Letters to the editor

Letters defending the VA, Obama accomplishments, Older Americans Act, Bernie Sanders.

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Resources available to fend off elder abuse

Resources available to fend off elder abuse

Older adults are often targets of scams and abuse.

June 14, 2015 7:21 pmLoading…
Wells Fargo gives $100k for PCC scholarships

Wells Fargo gives $100k for PCC scholarships

Grant will pay for 300 GED tests and up to 500 scholarships.

May 20, 2015 12:15 pmLoading…

Making communities livable for residents of all ages

For me, a livable community is a good places to grow up and grow old.

May 17, 2015 7:39 pmLoading…
It's never too soon to plan for for long-term care

It's never too soon to plan for for long-term care

PCOA guides older adults through options for a wide range of issues.

May 03, 2015 7:51 pmLoading…

Help available for chronic pain sufferers

Untreated, or inadequately treated pain, is disabling.

March 22, 2015 7:29 pmLoading…
Lunch programs for older adults nourish, reduce social isolation

Lunch programs for older adults nourish, reduce social isolation

Good nutrition for older adults is crucial to maintaining health and independence.

February 22, 2015 7:27 pm Photos

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Hoarding seen as growing problem as population ages

Hoarding seen as growing problem as population ages

Tucson has multiagency task force to fight it.

January 31, 2015 3:00 pm Photos

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More Americans serving as home caregivers

More Americans serving as home caregivers

Senior care needs are changing; local efforts seek to ease family stress.

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Six week diabetes class starts in Green Valley this week

The program is part of a national health effort

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Caregivers have crucial role in our society

November is National Caregiver Month; Arizona is home to over 855,000 caregivers.

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Dental care ranks as a top concern for seniors

Dental care is a top concern among Tucson seniors, recent surveys show.

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Take steps now to prevent costly falls later

Falls are the leading cause of injuries for those 65 and older.

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Transportation a major issue for community's older population

Transportation a major issue for community's older population

Let’s just jump in with an obvious statement.

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Neighborhood program helps seniors remain at home

Neighborhood program helps seniors remain at home

They provide transportation, errand-running, friendly visits, light housekeeping and more.

July 13, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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What older people in Pima County worry about

Older people already have plenty to worry about: The physical and mental wages of aging alone can be harrowing. Add poverty — or very limited resources — and you have a witches’ brew of adversity.

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Tucson Giving: Generations Gala will benefit nonprofit that helps seniors, caregivers

Tucson Giving: Generations Gala will benefit nonprofit that helps seniors, caregivers

For seven generations and counting — more than 130 years — the Ronstadt family has helped shape the Old Pueblo, and the Pima Council on Aging will celebrate that commitment to community at the Generations Gala on Saturday at the Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa.

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