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TAKE ACTION: Tell the Office of Budget and Management that Diverse Elders Need Disaggregated Data!

By Jenna McDavid

Did you know? Federal agencies (like those that administer education, housing, and employment programs, just to name a few) are NOT required to count detailed data for diverse communities. Instead of asking whether an elder identifies as “Cambodian,” “Vietnamese,” or Read More

Latino Seniors Have a Rising ‘Hip’ Problem

By Diverse Elders

By Jackie Edwards, Contributing Writer, SaludToday.com. This post originally appeared on SaludToday.

Did you know more than 300,000 people over age 65 are hospitalized for hip fractures every year?

Hip fractures have steadily declined over the years. But Read More

Connecting Diverse Elders with Programs to Help with Costs of Living

By Diverse Elders

This week, members of the Diverse Elders Coalition are attending and presenting at the National Council on Aging (NCOA) benefits enrollment conference in Washington, DC. We want to ensure that diverse elders have access to the programs that improve aging Read More