Policy and Advocacy

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.
posted Mon, 2019-03-25 20:14
One of the questions my grandma asked me most often when we spent time together was, “What are you doing on your phone?”
posted Mon, 2019-03-25 20:14
A growing body of evidence suggests that in recent decades the amount of time spent interact­ing with others in the public realm has declined.
posted Thu, 2019-03-14 14:27
ASA’s Healthcare and Aging Network (HAN) Leadership Council will celebrate OAM by offering a special series of presentations at the 2019 Aging in America Conference.
posted Tue, 2019-03-12 19:40
The ASA awards program annually recognizes deserving individuals for their leadership and contributions to ASA and to the field of aging.
posted Mon, 2019-03-11 23:21
Over the past several years as natural disasters have appeared to increase, NCBAM began to research how to help older adults be better prepared for emergencies.