Category: Headlines

Protesters oppose proposed cuts to Medicaid

This article originally appeared in the Bloomington Pantagraph. Read it there. Holding signs reading “Medicaid for Seniors, Not Tax Breaks...

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Virginia Organizing participates in National Day of Action to protect Medicaid

This article originally appeared in the Augusta Free Press. Read it there.  Virginia Organizing is urging representatives to reject renewed...

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Knitting For A Cause

This post originally appeared on KDRV 12 (ABC) on August 9, 2017. Read the original there.  On August 9th, Caring...

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Episode 107: The Ground Game

This post originally appeared on agewyz.com on July 27, 2017. Read it there. This week as Senators wade through healthcare...

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Home care workers have our lives in their hands. They’re paid only $10 an hour

This post originally appeared on The Guardian on July 13, 2017. Read it there.  June Barrett’s day as a home...

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Hawaii Passes Law to Ease Responsibility of Elder Care

This post originally appeared on NBC News on July 11, 2017. Read it there.  Hawaii last week passed legislation that...

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Nonprofits Will Care for an Aging America, but Under What Workforce Conditions?

This article originally appeared in Nonprofit Quarterly on July 6, 2017. Read it there.  By 2050, the number of Americans...

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The Health Care and Caregiving Our Parents Need

Highlights and insights from Spotlight Health at the Aspen Ideas Festival This is an excerpt of a piece originally published...

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In an Aging Nation, Single-Payer Is the Alternative to Dying Under Austerity

Originally published Wednesday, June 14, 2017, by Truthout. Read it there. This piece is part of Fighting for Our Lives:...

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Elder Care Is a Looming Crisis. Hawaii Is Facing It Head-On.

The original version of this article was published June 5, 2017 in Slate. Read it there. In Hawaii, senior citizens...

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