Over 220 advocates, partners, supporters, attorneys, friends, and family members joined us at our sold-out award reception, Celebrate Justice in Aging, at City Club Los Angeles. The event was a chance for us to celebrate our new name, recognize shared commitment to fighting senior poverty, and rally together for Justice in Aging for all people.
On April 17, NSCLC sponsored a Capitol Hill briefing attended by some 60 people. Find a video, summary of “SSI Restoration Act” (H.R. 1601), press “Briefing: The Need to Restore and Strengthen the SSI Program”
(7/15/11) An issue brief on this topic was introduced at a Policy Forum at the Kaiser Family Foundation in July. The brief noted that it is essential to “Policy Forum & Issue Brief: Consumer Protection for Dual Eligibles Important in New Integrated Care Models”
A September 2010 NSCLC report, 10-Plus Years After the Olmstead Ruling: Progress, Problems, and Opportunities, calls on Congress and the states to give older adults “Revisiting the Olmstead Ruling: Keeping More Older Adults Out of Nursing Homes”