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Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures

Alzheimer's Association, 2019
(PDF, 2 MB)

Longevity Fitness:
Financial and Health
Dimensions Across the Life Course

The Gerontological Society of America, 2019 (PDF, 3 MB)

Longevity Economics: Leveraging the Advantages of an Aging Society

The Gerontological Society of America, 2018 (PDF, 3 MB)

 Stumbling Blocks: Identifying and Overcoming Older Adults’ Barriers to Physical Activity 

Mather Institute, 2020
(PDF, 4 MB)

Oral Health and Nutrition: Interrelated Challenges for Older Adults

The Gerontological Society of America, 2020 (PDF, 1 MB)

Improving Care for Elders Who Prefer Informal Spaces to Age-Separated Institutions and Health Care Settings

The Gerontological Society of America, 2019 (PDF, 150 KB)

 Engaging Technology for Older Adults Living with Dementia

Mather Institute, 2020

Upcoming Events

Intergenerational Housing & Care Community Survey

June 29-July 20

Community surveys on Intergenerational Housing and Care will be available in various locations around Slayton and available online. Survey questions address gaps in housing and services for older adults. The results of this survey will inform the design of Operation Prairie Venture. 

Complete the survey: https://forms.gle/acs9Ek4Km3yTQw948

Community Input Open House

Upcoming

Unfortunately, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we are unable to get together until further notice. - Operation Prairie Venture, along with partners from the University of Minnesota Extension's Southwest Regional Sustainable Development Partnership (SWRSDP) and the Southwest Regional Development Commission, will be hosting an open house to provide information on current activities and receive input from the community on strategic planning efforts. More information to come.

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