Conference Session

Leveraging Federal Policy to Strengthen Networks of Support for Aging Americans

Mar. 2, 2020 , 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Columbia 9 & 10, Terrace Level
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    Leveraging Federal Policy to Strengthen Networks of Support for Aging Americans

    The reauthorization of the Older Americans Act is an opportunity for policy improvements to expand and strengthen the network of services supporting our nation’s rapidly growing aging population. In this session, officials and experts at the national and local levels offer strategies for counties to provide comprehensive systems of care that are fully accessible to our aging residents. Panelists will highlight federal and local best practices for implementing the legislation.

    The reauthorization of the Older Americans Act is an opportunity for policy improvements to expand and strengthen the network of services supporting our nation’s rapidly growing aging population.
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The reauthorization of the Older Americans Act is an opportunity for policy improvements to expand and strengthen the network of services supporting our nation’s rapidly growing aging population. In this session, officials and experts at the national and local levels offer strategies for counties to provide comprehensive systems of care that are fully accessible to our aging residents. Panelists will highlight federal and local best practices for implementing the legislation.

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    The 2020 NACo Legislative Conference brought together nearly 2,000 elected and appointed county officials to focus on federal policy issues that impact counties and our residents.

    Leveraging Federal Policy to Strengthen Networks of Support for Aging Americans is a part of 2020 NACo Legislative Conference.

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