Advocacy and Policy Resources

Welcome to ASA’s new advocacy and policy resource page.


Please also visit our Policy and Advocacy Dicussion Forum for opportunities to review other recent advocacy activities.

ASA Comments on priorities for the Elder Justice Coordinating Council. In December ASA submitted a set of comments on priorities for the federal government's Elder Justice Coordinating Council. These comments were based on input collected from a survey of ASA members during the month of November. Click here to read the comments (PDF).

From the AgeBlog


Health and Aging Policy Fellows Program Invites Candidates to Apply
The Health and Aging Policy Fellows Program invites candidates with a strong commitment to health and aging issues, leadership potential, and interest in aging-relevant policy work to join the next class of Fellows.


Hundreds Rally at U.S. Capitol to Increase Funding for Affordable Senior Housing
The demand for affordable housing for low-income older adults far exceeds the supply, resulting in long wait times. Many older adults never make it off the waiting list.


Web Seminars

ASA's Public Policy Committee offers periodic web seminars. Click a title below to learn more about previously recorded events. Check back soon for new events.

Advocacy How-To (recorded May 9, 2019)

ASA’s Public Policy Priorities for 2019 (recorded May 16, 2019)

Upcoming Events