Senate Supports Older New Yorkers During Older Americans Month

May is the annual celebration of Older Americans Month, marked each year with a Presidential proclamation and a range of activities at the national, state and local level to celebrate the success.

Each May as part of national older americans’ month, NYSOFA celebrates older adults at an Older New Yorkers’ Day event in Albany. Many older New Yorkers, chosen by their local offices for the aging, are recognized for their outstanding contributions at this annual event. This year, the Governor proclaimed Tuesday, May 21, 2019 as Older New.

Made possible with funding from the USDA Food and Nutrition Service, the program provides checkbooks worth $20 to low-income New Yorkers age 60 and older to purchase fresh, locally grown fruits and vegetables. In upstate communities, checks will be available at county Area Agencies on Aging.

 · In celebration of Women’s History Month, AARP NY is highlighting three women who represent our partner groups in the #DisruptDisparities movement and were an integral part of our events throughout the launch year in 2018. We partnered with the NY Urban League, NY NAACP, Hispanic Federation and Asian American Federation to release a series of policy briefs highlighting disparities.

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New York State Plan on Aging: 2019-2023. The federal Older Americans Act of 1965 requires that each state submit a multi-year Plan to ACL. The Older Americans Act requires a public input process to provide advice and guidance to the state Office.

Nationally, Iowa ranks first in the percentage of persons aged 85 years and older, second for persons aged 75 and older and third for persons aged 65 and older. Across the country, the number of Americans in the latter age group is expected to double to 68 million within 30 years.

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