One of Next Avenue’s Influencers in Aging 2015, Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) is chairman of the Senate Special Committee on Aging and has been shining a light on vital issues affecting older Americans through hearings and reports on the cost of prescription drugs; the financial exploitation of seniors; work in retirement; aging in place and other matters. Sen. Collins is currently serving her fourth term in the Senate.
Health & Well-Being
What the Senator and the Aging Committee are doing to help
The season is a great reminder to take stock of all parts of your life
This special report includes storytelling, news and information about health care for older adults in rural areas
Our special series, Vitality Arts, shows the powerful effect that participating in the arts can have on our minds, bodies and souls. Look to this page for information, resources and inspiration that will help you age better through the arts and show that creativity has no age limit.