LeadingAge Need to Know - 6.16.21

Members | June 16, 2021

LeadingAge Need to Know, June 16, 2021

We are sharing the very latest with members with weekday morning email updates and live online updates on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

Following are the latest news and resources.

We are sharing the very latest with members with weekday morning email updates and live online updates on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

Following are the latest news and resources.

NEW QuickCast: Supporting Trans Older Adults
We are proud to announce this new, free learning opportunity led by Loree Cook-Daniels. In this 19-minute QuickCast you will review person-focused approaches to serving transgender older adults in LTSS settings. The work doesn’t end when Pride month does. Register today to take this in-depth approach into the importance of understanding gender identity, privacy, trauma, and bias so we can best serve every older adult in our communities.

Today’s Online Coronavirus Policy Updates
Today at 3:30 p.m. ET, Marc Collins and Kelli Underwood from Presbyterian Homes in North Carolina will share their strategies to recruit new employees and partner with residents to recognize and retain their staff. Register now to join us.

Make Your Voice Heard: We Need Better Infrastructure For Aging
As negotiations on the proposed infrastructure bill and funding for key programs continues, we need aging services advocates like you to demand funding for safe and affordable housing, and home and community-based services for older adults. Tell Congress to fund our aging services infrastructure now!

New Insights and Tools From LeadingAge
LeadingAge staff experts are developing essential advocacy, guidance, and tools, and curating the most relevant resources for aging services providers. A complete timeline of insights and tools is available here, so you'll never miss an update.

Questions? Ask LeadingAge National, Your State Association, or Each Other
There are many ways to get help during this crisis. Contact LeadingAge’s national team directly. If you have questions about local and state issues, contact your state association. Join the MyLeadingAge Member Community to ask questions, access resources, and share best practices for issues facing members.