National Hispanic Council on Aging (NHCOA)

Status of Hispanic Older Adults: Recommendations from the Field 2015

After a lifetime of work and sacrifice for family and community, our nation’s older adults should be able to enjoy their golden years surrounded by loved ones, in security, and in the best possible health. Unfortunately, many older Hispanic adults in the U.S. face a variety of challenges. This report documents the state of Hispanic older adults, the challenges they face, and the underlying factors contributing to these challenges.