Policy and Advocacy

posted Mon, 2020-06-15 13:44
Greenlee rails against the bleak situation underlying the U.S. lack of response to or protection from elder abuse.
posted Thu, 2020-06-11 19:07
The Spring 2020 issue of ASA’s Generations, “Taking Action Against Elder Mistreatment,” features “Reframing Elder Abuse,” by Laura Mosqueda, Alyssa Neumann and Eden Ruiz-Lopez.
posted Tue, 2020-05-12 20:19
The Spring 2020 issue of Generations, “Taking Action Against Elder Mistreatment,” features the article, “Connecting Community-Based Resources and Health Systems to Keep Older Adults Safe,” by Kristin Lees Haggerty, Alice Bonner, and Debi Lang.
posted Fri, 2020-05-01 14:59
A good old age—one lived in well-being and dignity—should be possible for everyone. Not just for some.
posted Mon, 2020-04-20 14:28
This following Q&A with Najja Orr is one in a series of leadership profiles we will feature in Aging Today and online at ASA’s AgeBlog in the coming months.
posted Sun, 2020-04-12 15:08
This following Q&A with Michael Adams is one in a series of leadership profiles we will feature in Aging Today and online at ASA’s AgeBlog in the coming months.
posted Thu, 2020-03-12 10:22
New policies increasingly are acknowl­edging the unbearable financial burden and economic toll on caregivers, while valuing the time and work that caregiving entails.
posted Mon, 2020-03-09 15:02
Even if the need for family caregivers to older adults remains static, by 2040 people will be spending more time in eldercare than they do in childcare.
posted Mon, 2020-03-09 13:05
States’ leaders increasingly are moving policy reforms toward support of the direct care work­force.
posted Sat, 2020-02-08 17:52
The Winter 2019−20  issue of Generations outlines the high-risk situations in which access to justice is unavailable, denied, questioned or otherwise thwarted—situations that professionals in the field of aging must be aware of in order to help.