Older adults, like everyone, have the right to be treated with dignity and respect and to be free from discrimination.
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.
Older adults are major contributors to the U.S. economy through consumer spending. This spending, however, must take place in a healthy marketplace.
Access to affordable and reliable telecommunications, energy, and water services is crucial to health and economic well-being.
Consumer spending is responsible for more than two-thirds of U.S. economic output.