Harvest Home Care and The Village Senior Residence are proud to sponsor Missoula's first-its-kind Elder Speed Dating event for adults age 60-to-90 at The Silk Road restaurant.
Missoulian reports: Those 70 and older have a new reason to dust off the old dancing shoes; Missoula may get its first taste of senior speed dating when "The Age of Love," a documentary on the senior speed dating movement in America, screens at the Roxy Theater to help change perceptions about love and aging.
As baby boomers stress an already challenged long-term care system, a collection of Missoula caregivers look for new and radical ways to change how we think of older people. Missoula Independent reporter Erika Fredrickson profiles Harvest Home Care President Kavan Peterson and leading pro-aging advocates.
As Montanans gather in town hall meetings this spring to develop the long-awaited official statewide Alzheimer’s disease plan, a new conversation is taking place about how we can transform our communities to embrace people living with dementia.
A new model of care intended to eliminate anti-psychotic drugs as treatment for people living with dementia will be introduced to physicians and professional and family caregivers in a free six-hour workshop sponsored by Harvest Home Care on June 3 at the University of Montana.