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Role of the Area Agencies on Aging and Disabilities in Geriatric Healthcare


Allison Boll, MSW

Primary Care Liaison



Learning Objectives

By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:

  • Discuss the role of Area Agencies on Aging and Disabilities in helping older adults and caregivers manage their health and healthcare.
  • Name evidence-based programs and approaches that support self-efficacy, positive health outcomes and quality of care for older adults.
  • Explain how family caregivers can be engaged and supported as part of a healthcare team.

[From the Winter 2017 ]

The NW GWEC acknowledges the Coast Salish peoples of this land, the land
which touches the shared waters of all tribes and bands within the Suquamish, Tulalip and Muckleshoot nations.

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