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The deadline to submit a proposal to present at the 2017 Aging in America Conference has been extended to July 15! The focus of the conference is innovation, including... Learn More
Out of the shadows: Advocacy, activism, innovative work, policy and research advances in LGBT aging Learn More
Learn from the experts at USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology in your spare time with these online courses in gerontology and earn a certificate of completion this summer. Learn More
ASA is a member-driven, member-led organization whose committees and Board structure offer many opportunities for members to engage as volunteer leaders in the organization.... Learn More

AgeBlog

posted 07.01.2016
James Vandiver at age 80 emanates an energy matched only by his drive to help older adults and their families. He recently completed both online courses ASA offers in conjunction with the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, and says he immediately put what he learned to use. Read More
posted 06.29.2016
This Summer 2016 issue of Generations showcases cutting-edge practices, programs, policy initiatives, and research designed to better address the unmet needs and lack of access to services for LGBT older adults, their families, and communities. Read More

Forums

posted 04.15.2016
ASA has joined with 42 other member organizations in the Leadership Council of Aging Organizations in urging Congress to make the investments necessary to adequately support the recently reauthorized Older Americans Act. The LCAO has sent letters to the leadership of the House and Senate... Read More
posted 11.18.2015
Respite is one of the most pressing needs of families and friends who take on a caregiving role. Read the AARP Public Policy Institute’s latest blog post by Lynn Friss Feinberg, Senior Strategic Policy Advisor at AARP's Public Policy Institute, and ASA Board Chair, on why we need a new... Read More
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Grantmakers in Aging and ASA are pleased to partner on the “Conversations with GIA” webinar series beginning in 2014. Grantmakers in Aging is a national catalyst for philanthropy dedicated to improving the experience of aging. The “Conversations with GIA” series offers a host of engaging topics relevant to all aging professionals, from senior housing and the transformational power of the arts to hunger in America and economic security in older age. View upcoming web seminars.

 

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The deadline to submit presentation proposals for the 2017 Aging in America Conference has been extended to July 15! Share your ideas, experience and passion!
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2016 Florida Conference on Aging Event Details
27th Annual NAPSA Conference - Protect, Prevent, Empower Event Details
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