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ASA's Policy Initiatives

Between 2019-2024, ASA will be launching a multifaceted public policy and advocacy effort that leverages our membership, stakeholders and new partners. To put ASA on the policy map will require a multiyear effort and your active participation. Please join us as we champion the field of aging.

ASA’s Strategic Priorities 2019-2024

Leadership in the field aging

Leadership in the field aging

Modernize membership

Modernize membership

Diversity, equity and inclusion

Diversity, equity and inclusion

Policy & advocacy

Policy & advocacy

Policy and Advocacy

By 2024, ASA will:

1.  Expand member engagement in policy development and advocacy. 

2.  Significantly strengthen ASA’s role and voice as one of the country’s leading aging sector advocates.

ASA Mission

ASA Member Priorities

Federal Landscape

ASA Mission - ASA Member Priorities - Federal Landscape

ASA will lead on:

Bridging the Digital Divide

Bridging the Digital Divide

Tackling Ageism

Tackling Ageism

Promoting Health Equity

Promoting Health Equity

Fighting Climate Change

Fighting Climate Change

 

 

 

ASA will partner on:

Collaborate

Long Term Care
Older Americans Act
Elder Justice
Healthcare Coverage
Mental Health Supports
Medicare & Medicaid
Social Security & Retirement

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Nutrition

Disease Research & Support

+Other critical issues that align with ASA’s mission

ASA will support organizations and coalitions championing issues related to aging that align with ASA’s mission and member priorities. For all other important aging policy matters, we will use our extensive year-round educational and thought leadership programming to drive change for our society.