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If you're a caregiver for an older adult, access tips and best practices for advocacy on specific public policy issues affecting you and your loved ones.

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Aging Well for All: 2021 Public Policy Priorities for Older Adults

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Feb 2, 2021

Thank You Letter Examples to Members of Congress

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A mid-adult female advocate gestures while meeting with a policymaker about issues that affect her older father's future.

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Effective Advocacy at Home

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Oct 13, 2020

Congress Recesses with More Work to Be Done

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How to Vote Healthy this Election

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Congress Invests in Most Pressing Needs, But Budget Restrictions Remain

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The Heroes Act: What Is It and How Will It Provide Relief?

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The Alarming Inequities of COVID-19

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Feb 27, 2020

Census 2020 & Older Adults: Reaching the Hard to Reach

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Elder Index Measure of Economic Security

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