Advocates

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Welcome! If you care about older adults and want to speak up on their behalf, we invite you to be part of our advocacy network! Understand the policy issues affecting seniors—and take action to make your voice heard. Here’s how to get started: Sign up Get free policy news and updates in your inbox Learn […]

Fact Sheet: Chronic Disease Self-Management

Chronic diseases continue to be the nation’s leading causes of death and disability. Chronic disease self-management education is a low-cost intervention that can improve the health and quality of life for adults with chronic health conditions and has potential for significant health care cost savings. See our updated fact sheet.

Social Media Images: My reason to #getSNAP

There are many good reasons for seniors to enroll in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). Eating better, financial security, health, family. These are just a few reasons from real seniors across America. During Hunger Action Month, share these images to help spread the word about SNAP in your community! What’s your reason to get SNAP? Use […]

Flu + You 2015 Brochure

Use this Flu + You brochure to educate older adults about the flu and the best ways to protect themselves against it.

New! SNAP Best Practices Handbook

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is an important benefit to help low-income seniors afford food. But only 42% of those eligible are enrolled. See ways your organization can help with our new Seniors & SNAP Handbook.