Policy Issues and Hispanic Aging Policy Town Hall


Publication Date: April 2006

Publisher: National Council of La Raza

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Research Area: Population and demographics

Keywords: Hispanic population; Older Americans Act; Citizenship documentation; Elderly

Type: Report

Coverage: United States United States

Abstract:

Freddie Mac, NCLR collaborated with NHCOA to convene a group of policy experts and community leaders at the 2006 NHCOA Annual Conference, Successful Strategies for Generations of Change: A Roadmap for the Hispanic Community, in Miami, Florida on April 8, 2006. The purpose of the town hall was to shed light on the particular needs of Latino seniors today and to determine how federal programs could work more effectively for Latinos.