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Get the latest news on public policy affecting older adults and aging programs, and find ways to take action.


NCOA Spring 2016 Policy Priorities and Resources

Spring is around the corner, and Congress is getting ready to take on key legislation affecting seniors, including funding for aging services. See what’s at stake—and how you can take action in DC at the Aging in America Conference next week and back home.

See President Obama’s final budget request for aging services

President Obama submitted his last budget request to Congress today. Find out what he proposes for aging services programs.

Good news: Congress protects and invests in seniors in final FY16 funding deal

Advocacy by hundreds of NCOA supporters has paid off. This week, Congress crafted a final FY16 funding package that rejects proposed cuts and even provides some increases for programs and services for older adults.