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New Virtual Storyboard Highlights Personal Journeys of Professional Caregivers

On March 19, 2019 by Jodi Boyne

Face Aging MN has launched a new, interactive map of caregiver stories from across the state to provides seniors, families, leaders and policymakers a glimpse of local caregivers in their own communities, demonstrate the essential work and value of these rewarding careers, and inspire positive change. 

Rest in Peace, Helen

On June 19, 2018 by Jodi Boyne

Helen Miller, who served as the “face” of the Face Aging MN campaign, passed away on June 17. Helen’s story and her ongoing contributions to Helen’s Corner on the Face Aging MN blog helped raising awareness of issues that accompany our rapidly aging society. Her stories about growing older and advice on what it means to age well and live fully resonated with all audiences and were a key factor in the campaign’s success to date. 

Spread the Word: Promote the Face Aging MN Interactive Map

On January 23, 2018 by Jodi Boyne

We know it’s going to take a lot of us working together to best prepare Minnesota for the impact and opportunities of its fast-growing aging population. We need your help to start this important conversation in communities across the state. Join us in promoting the new Face Aging MN interactive map. 

Face Aging MN Launches New Video Series

On January 16, 2018 by Jodi Boyne

Face Aging MN is announcing the first of five Face Aging Principles, which provide guidance for anyone who wants to help Minnesota seniors age well with the care and services they need. With 60,000 Minnesotans turning 65 this year and every year through 2030, we must act now. 

Face Aging MN Launches Interactive County-by-County Demographic Map

On January 10, 2018 by Jodi Boyne

It can be hard to grasp just how rapidly our state’s aging population is growing. To show these demographic changes in an easy-to-view format, Face Aging MN has created a helpful interactive map where Minnesotans can see how each county’s senior population will increase from now through 2030. The map can be viewed at faceagingmn.org

Face Aging MN Seeking Seniors and Caregiver Stories

On December 4, 2017 by Jodi Boyne

Face Aging Minnesota is seeking stories from seniors and caregivers as part of a new online series that will encourage our elected officials, including 2018 Minnesota Governor candidates, to understand, support and commit to senior care issues. We need your help! 

Join the Face Aging MN Team

On November 28, 2017 by Jodi Boyne

The faces and voices of what it means to age well in Minnesota are a key part of Face Aging MN. As we prepare to launch the next phase in this public information campaign – Electing a Face Aging MN Governor -- we need you to: 

Face Aging MN: Do 1 Thing

On October 31, 2017 by Jodi Boyne

Face Aging MN is a statewide campaign to raise awareness about the issues that accompany the reality of a rapidly aging society. As part of this campaign, we want to share the faces and voices of what it means to age well in Minnesota. As we prepare to launch the next phase in Face Aging MN, we need you to do one thing: 

Star of the Week: Mike Maday, Lakeview Methodist Health Care Center

On July 18, 2017 by Jodi Boyne

Mike Maday, a Care Manager at Lakeview Methodist Health Care Center in Fairmont, has been a caregiver for more than 30 years. This year, he added a new role to his career– blogger. Mike is one the dedicated caregiving professionals who contributes a regular blog post to Face Aging MN.  

Star of the Week: Mike Maday, Lakeview Methodist Health Care Center

On July 18, 2017 by Jodi Boyne

Mike Maday, a Care Manager at Lakeview Methodist Health Care Center in Fairmont, has been a caregiver for more than 30 years. This year, he added a new role to his career– blogger. Mike is one the dedicated caregiving professionals who contributes a regular blog post to Face Aging MN.  

Spread the Word: Use Face Aging MN in your Marketing Communications

On March 15, 2017 by Jodi Boyne

Did you know that FaceAging MN reaches out to a broad digital audience and is an online resource for individuals and families who are considering how they and their loved owns will get the care they need as they age? 

Hitting the Road? Watch for Face Aging MN Billboards

On May 11, 2016 by Jodi Boyne

As you travel around Minnesota this spring and summer, keep an eye out for our new Face Aging MN billboards. You will find billboards in locations across the state. See the map below to find the exact spot on your travels to see one!

Arriving Soon: Face Aging MN Toolkits

On April 27, 2016 by Jodi Boyne

Keep an eye out for the new Face Aging MN toolkit, which should be arriving in your mailboxes within the next few days.

Do You Have a New Payment System Story? We’ll Help You Tell It!

On March 15, 2016 by Jodi Boyne

Meghan in Perham is becoming an LPN thanks to a full nursing facility scholarship. St. Benedict’s provided wage increases and a better benefits package with lower premiums. St. John Lutheran Home reinstated its pension plan matching contribution, hired more staff and increased wages. We are seeing the benefits of the new care center payment system across the state. Do you have a story to tell? We'll help you get the word out!

Awareness to Action: Face Aging MN 2.0 Launches

On March 9, 2016 by Gayle Kvenvold

When we launched Face Aging MN in collaboration with our partner in the Long Term Care Imperative last January, our initial goal was to get people’s attention. We sparked a conversation on aging, moving beyond stakeholders in long term care to a much broader public debate. Now it’s time to convert awareness to action.

Share Your Story on Senior Care Reform

On February 3, 2016 by Jodi Boyne

We are looking for uplifting content about the benefits of senior care reform legislation passed last year for blog posts on the Face Aging MN website and potentially in other communications materials. We have already heard from several facilities with good news to share and want to continue to spread the word about how the reform is improving the quality of life for seniors and caregivers throughout Minnesota.

Face Aging MN: Searching for Seniors With Stories to Tell

On January 13, 2016 by Jodi Boyne

Is there a senior in your community who represents what it means to age well? As we enter the next phase of the Face Aging MN campaign, we are searching for seniors in our member communities across Minnesota with stories to tell.

Face Aging MN Thanks Lawmakers

On August 5, 2015 by Jodi Boyne

Face Aging MN has launched a Thank You Campaign to show appreciation to the 148 lawmakers who supported Senior Care Reimbursement Reform this session. The campaign features targeted print advertising across the state, geotargetted Facebook advertising, an article for the Face Aging MN blog and a series of Twitter ads that will roll out over the course of a week.

Are You Ready to Face Aging MN?

On January 21, 2015 by Jodi Boyne

It’s official! We launched Face Aging MN, our new public information campaign designed to build awareness and change the dialog about aging.

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