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Straight Talk for Seniors®: What the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 Means for Seniors

On Feb. 9, Congress passed and the President signed into law the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018. The legislation addresses several of the issues NCOA has been advocating for, but more work remains. Read our analysis.

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We Have so Much to Learn from Black Elders — and so Many Reasons to Support Them

At the start of Black History Month, a reminder to stop and think about how we can better honor and support the elders who have paved the way for us.

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Why National Senior Center Accreditation Pays Off

Earning National Senior Center Accreditation from NCOA’s National Institute of Senior Centers requires time and commitment. But it also reaps tremendous dividends.

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Straight Talk for Seniors®: Money Follows the Person

A 12-year-old program that has helped more than 75,000 seniors and individuals with disabilities move out of nursing homes is in jeopardy in Congress.

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Straight Talk for Seniors®: The Final Tax Reform Bill

Congress has passed a tax reform bill that merges the versions passed earlier by each chamber. The final bill includes several provisions that NCOA and other aging advocates are concerned will harm older Americans.

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