2023 News Archive

2023 Press Releases and Statements

Role of Vaccinations in Healthy Aging Focus of New National Campaign | November 15, 2023

USAging Secures ACL Funding to Establish a Center of Excellence for Community Care Hubs to Align Health and Social Care | October 19, 2023

USAging to Strengthen Infrastructure Supporting Family Caregivers | October 2, 2023

USAging Launches Vaccination Campaign Focusing on Older Adults and People with Disabilities | September 20, 2023

USAging's Aging and Disability Business Institute Honors Western New York Integrated Care Collaborative, Inc. with The John A. Hartford Foundation 2023 Business Innovation Award | July 18, 2023

USAging Honors Innovative Programs That Serve Older Adults at Home and in the Community  | July 17, 2023

USAging Releases Bold Policy Agenda to Address Growing Needs | April 25, 2023

USAging Member Testifies on Importance of Supporting Older Workers​ | April 20, 2023

Statement from USAging CEO Sandy Markwood on the Biden Administration’s Caregiver Executive Order | April 19, 2023

Statement from USAging CEO Sandy Markwood on the Biden Administration’s FY 2024 Budget Proposal | March 17, 2023

USAging Funds Local Vaccination Promotion Activities to Older Adults and People with Disabilities | March 3, 2023

Needed Now More Than Ever: National Campaign to Focus on Encouraging Older Adults to Volunteer in the Communities | January 9, 2023


2023 News Stories

The Checklist – Part of Aging Together in New York
December 21, 2023 | WLIW-FM 

Phoenix homeless shelter begins screening older clients for dementia
December 7, 2023 | Here & Now

Torah Learning Center Awarded Funding to Conduct Vaccination Promotion Activities to Adults and People with Disabilities
December 4, 2023 | EIN News

Food pantry adds client services with mobile health care unit on site
November 29, 2023 | Port Clinton News Herald

Aging and Disability Vaccination Collaborative Promotes Vaccine Awareness and Accessibility
November 26, 2023 | Express Healthcare Management

Area Agency on Aging expanding vaccine awareness & access
November 23, 2023 | Richland Source

Helping Seniors Get Vaccinated: Pasadena Village’s Commitment to Community Health
November 16, 2023 | Express Healthcare Management

New Initiative Offers Gift Cards to Seniors for Vaccination
November 16, 2023 | Express Healthcare Management

A Bonus: Get vaccinated, receive $20 gift card
November 16, 2023 | Pasadena Weekly

At-home and drive-thru vaccine clinics increase accessibility
November 15, 2023 | WCAX 3

Vaccine clinic set for seniors on Thursday
November 13, 2023 | Commercial-News

Pasadena Village’s Health Booster: Get Vaccinated And Receive A $20 Gift Card
November 12, 2023 | The Pasadena Now Weekender

USA Curling Joins Other National Governing Bodies To Offer Vaccinations
November 7, 2023 | USA Curling

Danville Senior Center to host vaccine clinic for seniors and disabled individuals
November 1, 2023 | WICS/WCCU (News Channel 20)

MAKE A DIFFERENCE: Dayton Autism Society can use our help
October 29, 2023 | Dayton Daily News

Community Clinic of Southwest Missouri receives grant from USAging
October 27, 2023 | KSN 16

Joplin's community clinic aims to boost vaccination rates with grant funds
October 25, 2023 | The Joplin Globe

School of Pharmacy to Vaccinate, Educate Older Adults
October 11, 2023 | University of Maryland News

Council on Aging to host vaccination clinics for older adults in Clermont County
October 11, 2023 | The Clermont Sun

County Lawmakers Approve Federal Grant to Help Residents Get Vaccinated
October 11, 2023 | WDOE Chautauqua Today

Council on Aging to host vaccination clinics for older adults
October 9, 2023 | News Journal

Vaccination Clinics and Health Fairs for Adults in Fort Wayne
October 2, 2023 | Express Healthcare Management

Fort Wayne Parks will hold vaccine clinics for adults
October 2, 2023 | 9603 XKE

County Legislature Accepts Grant to Get COVID, Flu, Pneumonia Vaccinations Out To Underserved Community
September 29, 2023 | WRFA 107.9

Federal grant would give gift cards for vaccination
September 26, 2023 | Observer Today

Agencies launch effort to promote vaccinations with supplies of new COVID shot limited
September 25, 2023 | Portland Press Herald

Maine Agencies on Aging Launch Immunization Clinics and Promotional Effort
September 25, 2023 | Express Healthcare Management

WKU Institute for Rural Health collaborates with Center for Applied Science in Health and Aging on wellness promotion
September 19, 2023 | Western Kentucky University

Free Vaccines Offered
September 15, 2023 | The Waynedale News

Mayor Henry, local agencies encouraging adult immunization
September 15, 2023 | 96.3 XKE

Fort Wayne Parks will hold vaccine clinics for adults
September 7, 2023 | 96.3 XKE

Three free adult vaccination clinics planned for Fort Wayne
September 6, 2023 | 21 Alive News

August is National Immunization Awareness Month
August 17, 2023 | The Highland County Press

WILS Awarded Vaccination Promotion Funding For Older Adults
August 17, 2023 | KSIS Radio

Shackle Free Community Outreach receives $547K to promote vaccinations
August 3, 2023 | Duplin Times

Area Agency on Aging 3 Named Recipient of Prestigious Aging Achievement Award from USAging
August 2, 2023 | 95.3 WKTN

Excellence in Leadership
August 2, 2023 | Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal

Area Agency on Aging earns prestigious innovations award
July 28, 2023 | Richland Source

Area Agency on Aging hosts 2nd Wellness Wednesday on Aug. 9
July 26, 2023 | Richland Source

USAging and GroundGame.Health Launch New Interoperability and Data Affinity Group at 2023 Conference and Tradeshow in Salt Lake City
July 18, 2023 | PR Newswire

Area Agency on Aging “3 for 3”
July 17, 2023 | Bluffton Icon

Introducing Wellness Wednesdays: A series of clinics focused on promoting vaccinations begins July 12
July 10, 2023 | Richland Source

Briefs: Agency on Aging vaccine effort, Trinity Lutheran breakfast, controlled hunting
June 30, 2023 | Marion Star

Area Agency on Aging awarded funding to provide vaccination outreach
June 28, 2023 | The Bucyrus Telegraph-Forum

Agency on Aging receives ADVC grant 
June 28, 2023 | The Morrow County Sentinel

Briefs: Area vaccine effort, Hawkins Medical Center anniversary, Freedom celebration
June 28, 2023 | Mansfield News Journal

Agency on Aging receives ADVC grant
June 28, 2023 | Galion Inquirer

Area Agency on Aging awarded funding to provide vaccination outreach to older adults and those with disabilities
June 23, 2023 | Richland Source

Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging receives funding to promote vaccination benefits for older adults and people with disabilities
June 23, 2023 | Crawford County Now

LIFTT Partners with Pharm406 To Increase Vaccine Access For Seniors & People With Disabilities
June 14, 2023 | Roundupweb.com

WKU CASHA receives grant to perform vaccination promotion activities with Bingocize®
June 14, 2023 | Western Kentucky University

Vaccine clinic in Ontario
May 26, 2023 | Marion Star

Vaccine clinic at Hawkins Corner
May 24, 2023 | Mansfield News Journal

Vaccine clinic in Ontario
May 24, 2023 | Telegraph Forum

USA Boxing expands outreach efforts to increase vaccinations for underserved communities
May 23, 2023 | KRDO

Vaccine clinic set for May 30 at Hawkins Corner
May 23, 2023 | Richland Source

Senior Spring Extravaganza held
May 17, 2023 | Galion Inquirer

Senior Spring Extravaganza celebrates Older Americans Month with over 750 attendees
May 14, 2023 | Crawford County Now

Area Agency on Aging celebrates Older Americans Month with Senior Spring Extravaganza
May 12, 2023 | Richland Source

Living Well in Montana: Aging and Disability Community Collaboration Vaccines and Beyond
May 9, 2023 | LIFTTCIL

OSR receives grant for local vaccination work
March 24, 2023 | The Farmville Herald

Isolated elderly 28 percent more likely to develop dementia than peers
January 17, 2023 | The Washington Post 

USAging Fact: Learn about your peers’ work—and how it can fit into your agency’s goals! The AIA Awards recognizes successful and innovative programs that USAging members have developed to serve older adults. Get inspiration from our 2023 winners!