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Empowering Communities to Age with Dignity

By Dr. Yanira Cruz

This post originally appeared on the NHCOA blog. For more information about upcoming regional conferences and trainings, check out NHCOA’s Facebook page.

The National Hispanic Council on Aging (NHCOA) brought together members of the older adult population along with Read More

Healthy Aging Starts with a Healthy Mouth, and Health Equity Starts with Us

By Jenna McDavid

Last week, the Diverse Elders Coalition traveled to Alexandria, VA for the Oral Health America Medicare Symposium. Advocates, policymakers, and providers convened for this Symposium to discuss how to get a dental benefit included in Medicare. A recent study found Read More

Serving Diverse Populations: Strengthening the Aging Network’s Cultural Competency

By Rebecca Owl Morgan

The National Indian Council on Aging (NICOA) is a member of both the Diverse Elders Coalition (DEC) and the Elder Equity Consortium. Both entities work to provide education and outreach to the Aging Network and other stakeholders. As a result Read More