Profile of Older Americans

The Profile of Older Americans is an annual summary of the available statistics related to the older population in the United States. It illustrates the shifting demographics of Americans aged 65 and older. It includes key topic areas such as future population growth, marital status, living arrangements, income, employment, and health. This year’s report includesContinue reading “Profile of Older Americans”

An Acceptable Loss?

The novel coronavirus of 2019 has had a permanent impact onthe American lexicon. New words and phrases have become commonknowledge, phrases like “personal protective equipment (PPE)”, “withan abundance of caution”, and “social distancing”. But one phrase hascrept back into the conversations of leaders that should have neverbeen spoken. That phrase is, “an acceptable loss”. OursContinue reading “An Acceptable Loss?”

Join the Alliance…

Together we make a difference! The Oklahoma Alliance on Aging, a 501(c) (3), is astatewide non-partisan coalition. The Mission of the Alliance is to identify needs of aging Oklahomans, to educate on issues, and to advocate for solutions.As a member, YOU stay informed on issues pertaining to aging Oklahomans. YOU receive a quarterly newsletter, participateContinue reading “Join the Alliance…”