elderly

Ai-jen Poo: Elders and Their Caregivers Deserve Dignity

In her new book,”The Age of Dignity,” award-winning labor organizer Ai-jen Poo lays out a vision for a well-trained, well-paid pool of home-care workers that would keep our aging parents and grandparents out of institutions.

New Disparity in Nursing Homes: Whites Leave, Elders of Color Enter

Changing demographics and stubbornly consistent gaps in health care access are to blame.