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In Iowa,16.1% of the population is 65+. That number will grow to nearly 20% by the year 2050.

In Iowa,16.1% of the population is 65+. That number will grow to nearly 20% by the year 2050.

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Save the Date! 2017 Dialogue on Aging Series Continues this Fall

The Iowa Department on Aging is pleased to announce the next events in the 2017 Dialogue on Aging Series. "Technology In Aging: Improving the Quality of Life and Care for Older Iowans" will take... Read More

AARP Offers Grants to Enhance Age-Friendly Communities

Age-friendly communities can take a long time to build and sustain, but "quick actions" can be the critical spark for longer-term progress. That's why AARP is spearheading a Community Challenge... Read More

New Report Ranks Iowa #2 in the Nation for Healthiest Seniors

A new study ranks Iowa second in the nation for the healthiest states for seniors, and reveals four out of the top five states with the healthiest seniors are located in the Midwest.

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