A List of Resources for Aging Advocacy

This partial list of resources — what other groups would you add? National Level AARP:  601 E Street, NW. Washington DC 20049 888-OUR-AARP http://www.aarp.org/politics-society/advocacy/ info@aarp.org American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME): 1625 L Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20036-5687 202-429-1000 http://www.afscme.org/issues/medicare-social-security ADAPT: 1640-A E. 2nd ST. STE 100, Austin, TX 78702 512-442-0252 http://www.adapt.org/main adapt@adapt.org Alliance of … Continue reading

This year, LAAAC is most thankful for you

Holiday Greetings, It has been an eventful couple of weeks, hasn’t it? That’s why we wanted to take a moment before we sit down to Thanksgiving dinner with our loved ones to send this quick post of thanks: This year, one of the things LAAAC is most thankful for is you. Thanks to the tireless, years-long support from our leadership, staff members, interns, … Continue reading

10 Reasons to Advocate for Your Cause & Resources to Help You Get Started

Advocacy is all about empowerment and speaking up for yourself. It is something everyone can do and it is something that all of us should do if we believe in a good cause and in a democratic form of government. Here are ten reasons why you should advocate for your cause: You Can Make A Difference: … Continue reading

HCBSadvocacy.org: A New Resource for Aging and Disability Communities

From our colleagues:  HCBSadvocacy.org is a new platform to share information and resources regarding the new Home and Community Based Settings (HCBS) rule and stay informed about steps each state is taking to comply with the new rule. The website is a project of the Association of University Centers on Disabilities, the National Association of … Continue reading

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