Shelley Lyford is president and CEO of West Health, a nonprofit dedicated to enabling seniors to successfully age in place with access to high-quality, affordable health and support services that preserve and protect their dignity, quality of life and independence. Lyford is also chairman of the board of directors of the Gary and Mary West Senior Dental Center.
Health & Well-Being
Lack of regular dental care in older adults can mean important clues get missed
Work & Purpose
How Notre Dame and University of Texas will help people launch second acts
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.