AGE+ stands with our Black/African American community members and shares their outrage and heartache over the historic and recent racist tragic events in our nation. We see the long term impacts of systemic racism and inequality, particularly in the daily lives of Black/African American older adults and those in communities of color. Please read our full statement of support here. Black Lives Matter.
Now more than ever, older adults need our help!
Create a Circle of Care in your Community in response to COVID-19
You can provide life-saving support to older adults from the safety of your own home.
2021 Ageless Award Nominations are now OPEN!
Do you know an inspiring older adult? Nominate them for an Ageless Award by September 15, 2020!
10 Coping Strategies for Older Oregonians During COVID-19
AGE+ offers the ideas and resources to help you cope during this uncertain time.
Read Our Whitepapers!
AGE+ has been working hard to share the facts about aging in Oregon and the U.S. We have 4 whitepapers to inform people about how our country’s age structure is changing and what that means for everyone.
News & Updates
The coronavirus outbreak will be especially isolating for older people in our community who are already isolated and at higher risk. There are easy and safe steps we can all take. One of the easiest is creating a circle of care. For more on how you can give...
People are living longer, which calls for new intergenerational strategies to value and care for older adults. Medicare and Medicaid are critical sources of support, but community networks are needed to fill in housing, mobility and caregiving gaps, especially for older adults who are isolated, poor and underserved.
AGE+ empowers communities through stimulating partnerships, training caregivers and sponsoring innovative programs that address the real and growing challenges facing aging in America.