The Diverse Elders Coalition (DEC) represents millions of diverse older people and focuses on advocating for policies and programs that improve aging in our communities as racially and ethnically diverse people. Website
The Leadership Council of Aging Organizations (LCAO) is a coalition of national nonprofit organizations concerned with the well-being of America’s older population and committed to representing their interests in the policy-making arena. Website
The National Congress of American Indians is the oldest, largest and most represented American Indian/Alaska Native organizations serving the broad interests of tribal governments and communities. Website
The Seven Generations Center of Excellence (SGCoE) supports Native Americans working toward becoming or currently serving as mental health professionals. They offer many programs to encourage, train and retain current and future Native behavioral health professionals in Indian Country. Website
The National Consortium on Aging Resources for Senior’s Equity works to decrease the prevalence of disparities among racial, ethnic minority and LGBT older adults, their families and caregivers, by providing technical assistance to the Aging Network. Established in 2012, the Consortium is funded by the Administration on Community Living (ACL). Each of the Consortium organizations shares their distinct strengths and culturally competent expertise for the benefit of racial and ethnic older adults, their families and caregivers. Read more.