Celebrating the Wisdom and Resilience of AANHPI Older Adults: Stories of Heritage and Legacy

Celebrating the Wisdom and Resilience of AANHPI Older Adults: Stories of Heritage and Legacy

As we commemorate both Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander Heritage Month and Older Americans Month this May, it is a perfect time to honor the rich tapestry of experiences and contributions of older adults within the AANHPI communities. This...

DEC Releases Policy Priorities to Address Needs of Diverse Older Adults

DEC Releases Policy Priorities to Address Needs of Diverse Older Adults

In collaboration with our six national member organizations, the Diverse Elders Coalition (DEC) is excited to share its new Policy Priorities to focus the attention of policymakers on the urgent needs of the growing number of diverse older adults in the United States....

Women’s Equality Day: Addressing the Wage Disparity among Women

Women’s Equality Day: Addressing the Wage Disparity among Women

Celebrating Women's Equality Day! As we look back at the historic day when women in the United States were granted the right to vote in 1920, it's essential to understand that the journey toward true equality is far from over. A significant issue that remains...

The Intersection of Racism, Discrimination and Mental Health in Diverse Communities: What Is the Impact?

The Intersection of Racism, Discrimination and Mental Health in Diverse Communities: What Is the Impact?

July marks National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month, a time dedicated to raising awareness about mental health conditions currently prevailing among diverse groups. The aim is not just to shed light on these issues' gravity but also to break down the stigma...

Stepping Out as Allies to Stop Anti-Trans Attacks

Stepping Out as Allies to Stop Anti-Trans Attacks

By Michael Adams. This article originally appeared in the Advocate.com As LGBTQ+ people and our allies continue to celebrate Pride throughout the summer, we have been pummeled with an avalanche of laws passed in more than 20 states targeting LGBTQ+ youth, their...

In Fond Memory of David Kim

In Fond Memory of David Kim

With heavy hearts, we at the Diverse Elders Coalition (DEC) remember and honor the late David L. Kim, President and CEO of one of our six Member organizations, the National Asian Pacific Center on Aging.   David fought for language access and equitable, culturally...

Our Member Organizations

National Asian Pacific Center on Aging
National Caucus and Center on Black Aging
National Hispanic Council on Aging
National Indian Council on Aging, Inc.
SAGE Advocacy & Services for LGBT Elders
Southeast Asia Resource Action Center