Diverse Elders Coalition Blog

Hurt on the Job: Older Latino Workers in Oklahoma

Hurt on the Job: Older Latino Workers in Oklahoma

By Cecilia Hernandez-Cromwell for Telemundo Oklahoma (May 22, 2020). See this video news report in Spanish with English subtitles. Certain jobs have a higher chance of injury than others. If an injury occurs on the job it can change the affected person’s life forever...
Planning for the Future of Hispanic Elders

Planning for the Future of Hispanic Elders

By Cecilia Hernandez-Cromwell for Telemundo Oklahoma (May 22, 2020). See this video news report in Spanish with English subtitles. Taking care of loved ones can be very draining. Looking out for the ones you love should be a natural process, but in Hispanic culture it...
Seniors Living on the Street With a Bleak Future

Seniors Living on the Street With a Bleak Future

by Agustin Durán. To read the original Spanish-language article in La Opinión, click here. (Para leer este artículo en español, haga clic aquí.) The first thing Gerado recommends to young people so that they do not end up on the street is to learn a trade with which...
Why People of Color Feel the Loneliest at Work

Why People of Color Feel the Loneliest at Work

by Leslie Hunter-Gadsen. This article originally appeared on Next Avenue. (In February 2020, Next Avenue published an article about the Cigna survey, Loneliness and the Workplace 2020 U.S. Report. Among its findings, based on a survey of 10,441 adults:...