n4a: Getting to a 2014 Older Americans Act Reauthorization

From our colleagues at n4a:  Getting to a 2014 Older Americans Act Reauthorization Reach out to Your Representatives and Senators during Next Week’s Recess!   June 27, 2014   Lawmakers in both the House and Senate will be in their districts and states from June 30 to July 7. This is the perfect opportunity to … Continue reading

n4a: Push Congress to Boost Funding for OAA!

From our colleagues at n4a:  May is Older Americans Month: Tell Congress that Funding Decisions Matter to Older Adults! As the nation celebrates Older Americans Month to recognize older Americans for their contributions to our country, Congress meanwhile is making critical decisions about funding services and supports for older adults. This is an important time for Congress … Continue reading

N4A: The Pie Slicing Begins: Let Congress Know OAA Programs Deserve More than Crumbs

N4A - Squeezing seniors

From our colleagues at N4A:  As you may have read in this week’s member-only Legislative Update, Congress appears to have come to agreement on the major budget issues that have held up finalization of funding for FY 2014, which started on October 1. Progress and a return to standard process is a good thing, but … Continue reading

N4A: Squeezing Seniors – Aging Community Fears National Crisis as a Result of Federal Budget Cuts

N4A - Squeezing seniors

Click here to see the report done by N4A regarding the fears the aging community has as a result of federal budget cuts with state snap shots:  n4a_SequesterSurveyReport_FINAL

n4a: U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging – Transportation: A Challenge to Independence for Seniors

From our colleagues at n4A: Today, the U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging will hold a hearing focused on the transportation challenges faced by older adults. n4a and Easter Seals have released a joint statement in support of the hearing, and the National Center on Senior Transportation’s (NCST) Co-Director, Virginia Dize, will appear as a witness. … Continue reading

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