With Americans living longer than ever, there’s a good chance many of us will age in place well into our nineties. How will we gain access to health and social services? Will the most frail among us be neglected? The folks at Lifeforce In Later Years (LiLY) are determined to prevent this from happening. Their community living program, Morningside Village, serves “senior seniors” living in New York’s Morningside Heights neighborhood. In today’s episode, Director Paula Seefeldt tells us all about this innovative, holistic model of community living that can be replicated in other cities and towns.
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To read the article referred to in the podcast go here: New York’s Oldest Old