ELDERLY

News + Politics

Most Americans With Disabilities Struggle to Find Accessible Homes

Only 9 percent of family households with someone who has a physical disability are in accessible homes.
News + Politics

Will the Pandemic Rob Aging Black Women Again?

Elderly Black female homeowners lost almost 40 percent of their lifetime wealth in the last recession, much more than other demographics.
News + Politics

Universal Family Care: Behind the Latest 'For All' Designed to Rethink Aging

Advocate Josie Kalipeni is pushing a policy that could emerge as the next universal basic income.
Around the World

Daring the Odds: Why the Most Vulnerable Are Still Visible

Older people and men are at higher risk from the coronavirus.
OZY TV

The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.
Good Sh*t

Stuck in Quarantine? Call a Stranger

Telephone befriending has caught on as a way to help lonely senior citizens.
The New + the Next

She’s Shining a Light on These Forgotten Caregivers: Working Daughters

Liz O’Donnell is trying to make sure women don’t have to choose between work and caring for their elderly, ailing parents.
News + Politics

Virus Poses Added Threat to America's 'Grandfamilies'

In the age of quarantines, grandparents raising kids are wrestling with life-or-death questions.
The New + the Next

Why Black Women Are Aging Alone

Support systems for aging Black women are disappearing when they're needed most.
News + Politics

There's a Racial Gap Even in Bereavement

Black Americans are three times more likely than their white peers to lose multiple family members by age 30.
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The Weekender

OZY Tribe members near and far provide delicious recommendations for your valuable weekend time.
Good Sh*t

It’s a Good Time to Be Ageist

The media company Ageist thinks about old differently.
Good Sh*t

Mexico's Only Drop-In Center for Queer Senior Citizens

The small, two-room space offers a marginalized community a space for friendship, food, education and even tech support.

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