PRESS RELEASE | September 28, 2023

Aging Services Leader Tells Congress: Older Americans and Families Need You to Get it Right on Access to Care and Services

Contact: Lisa Sanders 202-508-9407

“We all want to ensure access to quality care for older adults, but federal leaders are getting it wrong right now. We need a holistic approach to real solutions to the workforce crisis. Let’s get this right."
About LeadingAge:

We represent more than 5,000 nonprofit aging services providers and other mission-minded organizations that touch millions of lives every day. Alongside our members and 38 state partners, we use applied research, advocacy, education, and community-building to make America a better place to grow old. Our membership encompasses the entire continuum of aging services, including skilled nursing, assisted living, memory care, affordable housing, retirement communities, adult day programs, community-based services, hospice, and home-based care. We bring together the most inventive minds in the field to lead and innovate solutions that support older adults wherever they call home. For more information visit