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Join us for this free web seminar on August 13, part of the Family Caregiver Support series, sponsored by Home Instead Senior Care. Includes complimentary CEUs. 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
Out of the shadows: Advocacy, activism, innovative work, policy and research advances in LGBT aging Learn More
ASA has been honoring the individuals and organizations who are making a difference in the lives of older adults for more than 40 years. Submit a nomination for one of the... Learn More


posted 07.19.2016
In late June, Kathy Greenlee announced she will leave her post at the end of July as Administrator of the Administration on Community Living (ACL) and Assistant Secretary for Aging, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Aging Edwin Walker will become Acting... Read More
posted 07.18.2016
Have you saved the dates for the 2017 Aging in America Conference happening in Chicago, March 20-24? This infographic provides some fun facts and insightful stats about the annual ASA conference. Read More


posted 07.19.2016
On July 15, 2016, the bipartisan 3000-member Elder Justice Coalition offered its strong support for the Elder Abuse Prevention and Prosecution Act (S.3270) sponsored by Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) and introduced yesterday in the Senate. "This is one of the most comprehensive and meaningful... Read More
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
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