Category: Caregiving (Policy)

March 13, 2019

Alliance for Aging Research Statement on FY 2020 White House Proposed Budget

Alliance for Aging Research President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, issued the following statement in response to the White House’s…
November 9, 2017

Alliance Statement on the Medical Expense Deduction in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017

The Alliance for Aging Research’s President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, has released the following statement regarding the elimination of the Medical Expense Deduction in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017:  
December 17, 2015

Congress and the Omnibus Miracle

Congress gave Americans a holiday miracle this week and reached a deal on a $1.1 trillion omnibus spending bill for FY 2016, increasing funding for NIH, NIA, and FDA.
November 18, 2015

Recognizing Family Caregivers Everywhere

During November we celebrate National Family Caregivers Month to honor family caregivers. Every day millions of Americans selflessly juggle busy schedules, jobs, and other responsibilities to provide essential care for their loved ones.
October 15, 2015

Sen. Kelly Ayotte on the Value of NIH and Caregivers

U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte (NH) was the recipient of the Alliance's Distinguished Public Service Award.
September 14, 2015

Letter to CMS on Proposed Rule Change regarding Infection Prevention and Control Programs in Long-Term Care Facilities (LTCFs)

This is a letter from the Alliance to Centers to the Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding its issuing of a proposed rule change regarding Infection Prevention and Control Programs (IPCP) in long-term care facilities (LTCFs).
July 14, 2015

Alliance President and CEO Sue Peschin on Being at the White House Conference on Aging

Yesterday, the White House Conference on Aging was held in Washington, D.C. Our President and CEO Sue Peschin was among the individuals in attendance. 
May 27, 2015

The Alliance Comments on White House Aging Conference Policy Brief

This summer the 2015 White House Conference on Aging will take place in Washington, D.C.
April 20, 2015

Letter to Ayotte, Bennet, Black, and Grisham on Assisting Caregivers Today (ACT) Caucus

The Alliance for Aging Research joined other organizations in this letter commending Sen. Kelly Ayotte,  Rep. Diane Black, Rep. Michael Bennet, and Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham for  their leadership in establishing and co-chairing the bipartisan, bicameral Assisting Caregivers Today (ACT) Caucus.
September 4, 2014

This Grandparents Day Put Your Medications Up and Away

This Sunday we celebrate National Grandparents Day.