National Hispanic Council on Aging (NHCOA)

2016 Status of Hispanic Older Adults: Insights from the Field

Although a remarkably resilient population, Hispanic older adults continue to face daunting challenges in the areas of retirement security, healthy aging, housing and access to programs. They are struggling to age with dignity, often facing the specters of homelessness and hunger, as well as chronic disease. Yet, in the midst of these pressing challenges, they are eager to be civically engaged and are ready to share insightful and concrete recommendations to address the challenges they face.