The Area Agencies on Aging Wants to Help Older Adults Connect Through Technology
Posted Dec 19 2010 12:00am
The old adage, “If you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em,” seems to be coming alive in senior communities. When it comes to the social networking craze which has taken over younger demographics, seniors have decided not to be left behind. In a press release I received by e-mail this week, Kathy Greenlee, Assistant Secretary for Aging, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is quoted as saying, “In every senior center I visit, the staff and elders proudly show me two things: their computer lab and their workout room.