Older Americans Act Bill Passes Senate

Since 1965, the Older Americans Act (OAA) has gained recognition as a unique and highly regarded statute that has stimulated the development of a comprehensive and coordinated service system. This system has contributed greatly to enhancing the lives of older individuals, family caregivers, and persons with disabilities.


The National Council on Aging (NCOA) commends the Senate for passing OAA reauthorization, and encourages the U.S. House of Representatives to work swiftly to pass similar legislation.  Read more…