Driving the Coronavirus Conversation

As the trusted voice for aging, LeadingAge is speaking out to ensure that decisionmakers and the public have accurate information on the novel coronavirus' impact on our field.

In the face of the coronavirus pandemic, we all are forced to continue to fight long-standing, negative narratives. We can assure you that LeadingAge is carrying forward the truth about the incredible work you are doing in the face of this global pandemic. Here’s how.

STATEMENTS & PRESS RELEASES

LeadingAge is proactive when it comes to shaping views and understanding of our members and the field. Following are statements and releases we've developed and distributed around the coronavirus.

MEDIA COVERAGE & NEWS

Even when news stories paint an unflattering picture of our field, LeadingAge can contribute perspective, information, and a reality check on the truth about how members are working to protect residents, clients, staff, and communities during this public health crisis. Following are recent stories in which our executives and staff have participated.

TALKING POINTS & TEMPLATES YOU CAN USE

As state partners and members field media inquiries and partner with local decisionmakers, these matrials can help offer a framework for outreach and discussions.

 

Be sure to visit LeadingAge's main coronavirus resources page for more information, tools and resources to help all aging services providers plan for and respond to COVID-19.