Over the next 20 years, the number of adults over the age of 65 will increase dramatically. SDSU Extension is devoted to providing programing to equip South Dakota communities to meet the opportunities and challenges of an aging population.
Resources to help older adults stay in their home and community for as long as they choose.
Build habits to maintain physical, mental, and social wellbeing, even when faced with difficulty or chronic disease.
Topics for people providing care and support to a person with complicated or chronic medical conditions or facing end-of-life decline.
Envision the future, establish goals and take steps to achieve the future you want for you and your family.
The goal of this study was to understand perceptions of aging in place and identify next steps to remove barriers to successful aging in place.
The increase in the number of older people (65+) in South Dakota is arguably one of the most significant social changes of our time.
This guide includes expectations, planning timeline, checklist, evaluation tools, and other items to help with preparation for hosting the Aging Gracefully Expo in your community.
North Dakota State University Extension and South Dakota State University Extension will be hosting an online book club beginning Sept. 9 at 11 a.m. CST/ 10 a.m. MST.
Join South Dakota State University (SDSU) Extension and industry professionals for a 2-day Estate Planning and Farm Succession Conference.
Join South Dakota State University Extension Health and Wellness Specialists for a weekly self-care opportunity during the months of February, May, August and November.
By making sure that there are accessible routes to essential facilities in the home, you are ensuring that a person with a disability could live in that unit.
The Adaptable Home Certification is a tool for consumers looking to find a home that can be modified to meet the needs of people with disabilities and older adults without the need for costly structural renovations.