Task Force on Aging and Families, Includes LeadingAge in “Care Infrastructure” Roundtable
The House Democratic Task Force on Aging and Families (TFAF) convened a May 12, 2021, virtual roundtable on, “A Care Economy for an Aging America” to highlight the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the challenges faced by aging and disabled Americans, their families and caregivers. They also invited three national experts, ...
2021 Life Plan Community/CCRC Salary & Benefits Study - Further Extended
The results will report data on 98 jobs and show salary/hourly rates by unit size, profit type, revenue size, CBSA, state, region, and nationally. Information on 20 fringe benefits will also be reported, including health, dental, vision insurance, 401(k)/403(b) and PTO. Questionnaires can be downloaded at:
Bills Introduced that Expedite Permanent Citizenship for Essential Workers During COVID-19
A bicameral proposal, the Citizenship for Essential Workers Act which would allow undocumented persons working as essential workers during the COVID-19 pandemic to be eligible for a path to citizenship, ...
We Need You to be a Mentor for the Summer Enrichment Program
We would like to pair each intern with a mentor who brings diversity to the field of aging. The SEP starts in June 2021 with approximately 30 interns at LeadingAge members across the country. This will be an incredible opportunity to mentor a future leader, and to share your passion for the field of ...
Track Workforce Policy at the State Level
With the increasing demand for health care workers, more than 40 states temporarily modified licensing requirements to recruit more health care workers. Vermont, for example, relaxed requirements for retired and out-of-state health professionals, and Kentucky passed a bill ...