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Category: A Dialogue With Voice

A Dialogue with VOICE-Seniors, Transportation & ITN

Of the 19 million+ residents that call Florida home, more than 3 million are over the age of 65. Florida’s population has the highest proportion of senior citizens of any state in the US., thus more senior drivers navigating Florida’s transportation systems. One challenge facing many of Florida’s seniors is how to get out and…
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A Dialogue with VOICE-Seniors, Transportation & ITN

Of the 19 million+ residents that call Florida home, more than 3 million are over the age of 65. Florida’s population has the highest proportion of senior citizens of any state in the US., thus more senior drivers navigating Florida’s transportation systems. One challenge facing many of Florida’s seniors is how to get out and…
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A Dialogue with VOICE- Age Friendly Cities

An age friendly city is a place that encourages active aging by maximizing opportunities for health, well-being, participation and social inclusion. Sarasota is the first community in Florida to join a network of communities worldwide working to become more livable for people of all ages through Age-Friendly Sarasota. The age-friendly designation, which was presented by…
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A Dialogue with VOICE – Being Creative in your Seniorhood.

Being creative in Seniorhood – because it’s that important! Local musician William Jones shares his creative process and source(s) of inspiration. He has mastered the double bass, steel pan and piano and has played local big band, musical theatre and private venues all over central Florida for many years. Also, Tammy Billham joins us to…
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A Dialogue with VOICE-The Senior Resource Alliance (SRA)

There are many services available to older adults and their caregivers through the Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC.) The vast array of service providers and support programs can sometimes be confusing. How do you know if you are getting good advice? Health insurance and Medicare prescription drugs, caregiver support, driving and mobility, and Alzheimer…
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A Dialogue with VOICE – the Effects of Alzheimer’s

Currently, more than 5 million Americans have Alzheimer’s and that number is expected to grow to as many as 16 million by 2050. Saturday is the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s, and many teams are committed to raising awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s research, care and support. Jodi Siegel will be “Walking for Walt”…
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A Dialogue with VOICE with Neighbors Network

“Aging in Place” refers to living where you have lived for years, in the home of your choice, safely and independently, as you get older. Neighbors Network is the local Aging in Place organization assisting residents right here in our local community with services and conveniences that allow them to continue living and thriving in…
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A Dialogue with VOICE

New technology trends and developments in wearable devices are making a dramatic impact on health and wellness among all Americans. The vast array of available tech tools and options, whether it’s wearable technology or the new smart homes, can make it difficult to decipher what is valuable and how it relates to everyday life. We…
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A Dialogue with VOICE – The Conversation Project

It’s not easy to talk about how you want the end of your life to be, but it’s one of the most important conversations you can have with your loved ones. The Conversation Project is dedicated to helping people talk about their wishes for end-of-life care, as too many people are dying in a way…
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