When this senior center director overheard conversations in the halls such as “I’m too old for that“ and “you look great … for your age,” she decided to change the aging conversation.
How we talk about aging matters. Read how the National Hispanic Council on Aging and NCOA are working to address the misconceptions surrounding Hispanic older adults.
A swamp is a useful metaphor to explain the unproductive ways our nation talks about growing older. Here are some spots to avoid in your communications.