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LeadingAge calls on Congress for COVID-19 relief funds

LeadingAge is calling on Americans to join their campaign, Act For Older Adults, asking Congress to dedicate a relief fund for aging services.

The letter to Congress calls for, “$100 billion specifically for aging services providers; $1.2 billion for affordable senior housing; a $10 billion testing fund; support to deliver home health telehealth; access to forgivable loans; Medicaid adjustments; and the creation of a bipartisan Congressional Commission on the Future of Aging Services.”

LeadingAge outlines a variety of ways to support their legislative asks:

Contact Congress

Meet with your member of Congress

Join the Sign-on letter