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Autonomy and independence

Age-related changes can undermine a person’s ability to live independently and carry out everyday activities. Understanding the solutions and supports that are available for both individuals and caregivers can positively impact a person’s well-being and self-esteem. Learn what the latest research says about optimal aging practices, health and social conditions, and programs or services that can support a person’s independence as they age.

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Assisted living


Community and social services

Elder abuse

Fall and injury prevention

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Frailty and functional decline

Government services


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Mobility and physical functioning


Poverty reduction

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