Grandparents and other relatives play an important caregiving role in family well-being, especially in low-income families.
Federal and state programs help many older people with low incomes by providing access to income support, health care, energy assistance, and disability and nutrition assist
Two federal programs help states provide a broad range of social services important to older adults.
The federal Supplemental Security Income The SSI program, imple
In 2015 over 10 million adults age 50 and older (10 percent) lacked consistent access to enough food for an active, healthy life.