U.S. Administration on Aging

Department of Health and Human Services

 

 

 

 

 

For Immediate Release                                                  Contact:  AoA Press Office      

Thursday, Nov. 4, 2009                                                     (202) 357-3507

 

MEDIA ADVISORY 

                                                           

Assistant Secretary for Aging Kathy Greenlee to Address the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging

 

Will also tour Innovative Idea House for Seniors

           

HHS Assistant Secretary for Aging Kathy Greenlee will address the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (AAHSA).  Assistant Secretary Greenlee will discuss Obama Administration efforts to support the health and independence of older Americans. The Assistant Secretary will also tour the AAHSA Idea House which will display groundbreaking technologies and design innovations to make it possible for older people to remain living at home.

 

WHO:       Kathy Greenlee, assistant secretary for aging, HHS

 

WHERE:  McCormick Place Lakeside Center

                2301 L. Lakeshore Drive      

                Chicago, Ill

 

WHEN:    Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009

    AAHSA Idea House Tour:  11:00 a.m. CDT

                Speech: 1:00 p.m. CDT

               

           

Background:  AAHSA is a national nonprofit organization representing 5000 not-for-profit nursing homes, retirement communities, assisted living residences and senior housing. For more information about AAHSA, please visit http://www.aahsa.org/

 

For more information about the U.S. Administration on Aging, please visit: http://www.aoa.gov

 

 

 

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