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Posted byon January 13, 2015 at 4:22 PM EST
Cecilia Muñoz announces the launch of a series of regional forums to engage older Americans, their families, caregivers, advocates, community leaders, and experts on aging on the key issues affecting older Americans. These forums are designed to help provide input and ideas for the upcoming 2015 White House Conference on Aging.
Posted byon August 15, 2014 at 3:08 PM EST
President Obama is committed to strengthening Social Security, and empowering seniors to retire with dignity.
Posted byon July 29, 2014 at 12:25 PM EST
The 2015 White House Conference on Aging is an opportunity to look ahead to the issues that will help shape the landscape for older Americans for the next decade.
Posted byon August 14, 2013 at 12:45 PM EST
Seventy-eight years ago today, when President Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act into law, he sent across a simple but significant message: Americans, no matter their age or physical ability, should be able to live their lives with dignity. Though the times and technologies have changed, that message remains at the core of this Administration.
Posted byon July 16, 2012 at 5:52 PM EST
The Vice President told the audience that when it comes to Social Security and Medicare, “the question is what are we going to do to strengthen and sustain these programs now and for the future”
Posted byon June 13, 2012 at 2:00 PM EST
The White House is hosting a day-long symposium to highlight the problem of elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation tomorrow.
Posted byon June 8, 2012 at 8:30 AM EST
The event will be an interactive, open dialogue about how the Affordable Care Act is improving the health and quality of life for the nation’s senior citizens by strengthening the Medicare program:
Posted byon April 26, 2012 at 3:45 PM EST
The Affordable Care Act helps all Americans, including people with disabilities and seniors, live at home with the supports they need, rather than in nursing homes or other institutions, and participate in communities that value their contributions.
Public-Private Partnerships, Ingenuity and $11M Tax Credit Provides Innovative Housing Solutions for Philadelphia’s LGBT SeniorsPosted byon April 16, 2012 at 5:59 PM EST
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's new Philadelphia housing development is recognized as a pioneering innovation in U.S. housing solutions for low-income LGBT seniors.
Posted byon March 29, 2012 at 11:11 AM EST
Bernarda Wong finds that the her joy comes not only from helping others, but from stopping to see the changes that have made peoples' lives better. As a founder and President of the Chinese American Service League (CASL), she has the opportunity to see the lifechanging effects of her work each day.