Researching and applying Ways to Age WellSM

Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging

Staffed by nationally recognized researchers, the Institute is an award-winning resource for research and information about wellness, aging, trends in senior living, and successful aging service innovations. Whether conducting new research or interpreting the latest studies for professionals who serve older adults, the Institute is dedicated to supporting ways for older adults to Age Well.

Through conducting and disseminating applied research, Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging is committed to advancing the field of aging services. We share our cutting-edge research in order to support senior living communities and others that serve older adults, in areas including effective approaches to brain health, ways to enhance resilience, and successful employee wellness programs. 

The Institute actively informs the public and professionals about best practices and research through Orange Papers and research reports on a variety of topics, and InvestigAge, an online resource that summarizes research and trends impacting housing and services for older adults.