Clinical trials and health research are invaluable tools to advance individual and public health around the world, but the communities represented by the Diverse Elders Coalition – including American Indians and Alaska Natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, Hispanics and Latinos, and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and/or Transgender (LGBT) people – are often underrepresented in these initiatives.
Each May, the Administration for Community Living (ACL) leads our nation’s celebration of Older Americans Month (OAM). ACL designed the 2017 OAM theme, Age Out Loud, to give aging a new voice—one that reflects what today’s older adults have to say. This theme shines a light on many important trends. More than ever before, older […]
For Immediate Release April 20, 2017 – The National Consortium on Aging Resources for Seniors’ Equity has released its first fact sheet highlighting four best practices for working with diverse older adults. This resource is based on a thorough knowledge of the unique needs and concerns of diverse older adults. The National Consortium on Aging […]