LCAO comments in response to the Agency Information Collection related to the National Survey of Older Americans Act Participants (NSOAAP), expressing concerns with the continued exclusion of transgender older adults from the Survey.
For more than 50 years, the Older Americans Act (OAA) has provided critical social and nutrition services for seniors aged 60 and older, as well as their caregivers. OAA services and supports allow our nation’s most vulnerable seniors to remain healthier and independent at home, out of hospitals and nursing homes.
Read this one-pager to learn more about this vital legislation, our aging population and the actions Congress to take to strengthen the health and well-being of older adults, their families and communities across the country. (Updated April 2018.)
This letter was sent to Sen. Mitch McConnell, and Sen. Harry Reid