Housing is central to community and individual well-being. The type and location of a home can affect almost every aspect of a person’s life.
Transportation is a vital link that connects people to their communities. Older adults need a variety of convenient and safe transportation options.
Consumer spending is responsible for more than two-thirds of U.S. economic output. Older adults are responsible for a disproportionate share of consumer spending.
Taxes play an essential role in the functioning of modern society. Their primary goal is to fund government operations. But their role goes well beyond that.
One of the more significant labor-force developments of the past quarter century has been the rising participation rate of older Americans.
Long-term services and supports (LTSS) encompass a broad range of assistance. They are needed by people of all ages who cannot function independently due to physical or mental impairments.