The following principles guide AARP’s efforts to increase the accountability of government officials, promote access, and encourage civic engagement.
Policymakers on the federal, state, and local levels have important roles in designing livable communities where residents of all ages can participate fully.
People of all ages and ability levels need safe, decent, and affordable housing that will enable them to continue to live safely in their homes and communities as they get o
People of all ages, ability levels, and incomes need a variety of safe, affordable, and convenient transportation options in their communities.
Pursue multiple strategies—a variety of strategies are needed to assure financial security in retirement.
Protect people from discrimination—freedom from discrimination is a fundamental right.
These principles reflect AARP's vision for reforming the financing and delivery of long-term services and supports (LTSS) to promote consumer independence, choice, dig