Policy and Advocacy

posted Wed, 2019-09-04 14:39
The significance of the Executive Order cannot be understated: at no time in the past has a Califor­nia governor committed leadership and resources to whole-scale systems planning to meet the needs of California’s aging population.
posted Fri, 2019-07-19 18:40
The significance of the Executive Order cannot be understated: at no time in the past has a Califor­nia governor committed leadership and resources to whole-scale systems planning to meet the needs of California’s aging population.
posted Mon, 2019-07-15 14:39
The three major types of elder abuse are financial abuse, physical abuse, and emotional abuse.
posted Thu, 2019-06-27 18:41
Today’s older adults and people with disabilities rely on an interdependent, oftentimes complex system of formal and informal supports and healthcare to keep them as independent as possible in their own homes.
posted Thu, 2019-06-27 18:41
Health security is a condition in which a nation and its people are prepared for, pro­tected from and resilient to events that can adversely impact health status.
posted Fri, 2019-04-19 16:57
Why won’t Americans, who are living longer lives, plan for their long-term care? And where are the policies for financing it?
posted Tue, 2019-04-16 18:40
What lies ahead for the burgeoning population of older adults that will need long-term care?
posted Mon, 2019-04-01 22:49
If you’re interested in the law and policy horizons for LGBT Elders, especially in the wake of the Masterpiece Cake Supreme Court decision, Aaron Tax (SAGE) and Murray Scheel (Whitman-Walker) have a panel session for you!  
posted Mon, 2019-04-01 22:49
We have often heard from aging network providers who have some LGBT inclusion efforts in place, “How do we work with the heterosexual and cisgender peers of our LGBT older adults”?
posted Mon, 2019-03-25 23:50
the members of the Network on Environments, Services and Technologies (NEST) council invite New Orleans attendees to join us on Tuesday, April 16 for our NEST Program Day entitled Creating Resilient Age-Friendly Communities: Enhancing Daily Lives of Individuals Across the Life Span.