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Publications and Fact Sheets

Ready-to-Publish Articles

These “evergreen” articles can be used in your publications and websites. Where possible, please credit  the Administration for Community Living (and include a link back to!)

CaregiversCaring for YOUR Nutrition by ACL’s National Nutritionist Judy SimonPDF (241KB)
CaregiversFeeding Your Loved One: Tips for Caregivers by ACL’s National Nutritionist Judy SimonPDF (342KB)
Assistive TechnologyAssistive Technology: Tools to improve the everydayWord (27KB)
Staying EngagedEngage Virtually: Tips for Keeping Connected While ApartWord (33KB)
Falls PreventionImprovements for Independence: Modifications designed to prevent fallsWord (27KB)
Falls PreventionTaking Steps to Prevent FallsWord (31KB)
Staying EngagedGiving to the Next GenerationWord (23KB)
Medication SafetyPrescription for a Healthy Holiday: Tips to safeguard your medicinesWord (23KB)
Long-Term CareWhy Everyone Should Plan for Long-Term CareWord (29KB)
Emergency PreparednessPreparing an Emergency Plan for Your Unique NeedsWord (47KB)
Civil RightsKnowledge is Power: Understanding the Rights of Nursing Home ResidentsWord (101KB)
Medicare FraudProtect, Detect, and Report: Three steps to guard against Medicare fraudWord (25KB)
Medicare FraudBeware of a Growing Medicare Scam: “Free Genetic Testing”Word (28KB)
Medicare EnrollmentMedicare Open Enrollment 101 – Know Your Options and Get Free HelpWord (24KB)


About ACL

Administration for Community Living – An overviewWord (140KB)
Community Living: What it is, how ACL supports it. (Infographic)

Download for printing in two sizes, with graphics that reflect city, suburban, and rural communities.


8×10 inch format:  City   Suburb  Rural

11×17 inch format: City  Suburb   Rural

ACL’s Commitment: Community Living for AllPDF (69KB)
Centers for Independent Living Make Community Living Possible (infographic)PDF (1136KB)
About the Administration on AgingPDF (468KB)

Information about ACL Programs

State Councils on Development DisabilitiesPDF (407KB)
Help America Vote ActPDF (463KB)
Protection and Advocacy SystemsPDF (458KB)
President’s Committee for People with Intellectual DisabilitiesPDF (464KB)
Projects of National SignificancePDF (475KB)
University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research and ServicePDF (432KB)
Aging and Disability Resource Centers in a No Wrong Door SystemPDF (652KB)
Alzheimer’s Disease Supportive Services Program (ADSSP)PDF (414KB)
American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian ProgramPDF (212KB)
LifeSpan Respite Care ProgramPDF (226KB)
Long Term Care OmbudsmanPDF (210KB)
National Education and Resource Center on Women and Retirement PlanningPDF (300KB)
Nutrition Program Infographics (2019 Nutrition Month)

Older Americans Act Nutrition ProgramsPDF (590KB)
Older Adult Behavioral HealthPDF (177KB)
Pension Counseling and Information ProjectsPDF (228KB)
Protecting America’s Seniors: The Elder Abuse Prevention Interventions ProgramPDF (296KB)

For Older Adults, People with Disabilities, and/or Caregivers

Fact Sheet TitleDownload 
10 Warning Signs Your Older Family Member May Need HelpPDF (188KB)
A Talk With An Elder DriverPDF (249KB)
Adult Day CarePDF (271KB)
Alzheimer’s DiseasePDF (252KB)
Assisted LivingPDF (318KB)
Caring for Someone with Developmental DisabilitiesPDF (294KB)
Challenges of Global AgingPDF (280KB)
Communicating Better with Health ProfessionalsPDF (295KB)
Elder Rights: Safeguards for the Most Vulnerable Among Us Fact SheetsPDF (270KB)
Face the Facts: Topics to Discuss Now with Your Aging ParentsPDF (321KB)
Government Housing AssistancePDF (275KB)
Home Health CarePDF (260KB)
Home ModificationsPDF (307KB)
Hospice CarePDF (252KB)
Medicines and You: A Guide for Older AdultsPDF (339KB)
HIV: Know the RISKS. Get the FACTSPDF (237KB)
Taking Care of YourselfPDF (276KB)
Working Caregivers Finding a BalancePDF (293KB)

Healthy Living Tips for Older Adults

Healthy Living Tips provide information on a range of issues often faced by older adults and their caregivers.

Tip TitleDownload Print Version
Caregiver Survival TipsPDF (681KB)
Family Caregivers and Driving Retirement: Tips for Planning AheadPDF (417KB)
Family Caregivers and Transportation: A Few Survival TipsPDF (847KB)
Get Set for a Healthy SummerPDF (621KB)
How Do You Know When It’s Time to Give Up the Keys?PDF (612KB)
Stay Safe on the Road: Tips for Older DriversPDF (355KB)
Staying Healthy During the WinterPDF (852KB)
Transportation Choices to Keep You MobilePDF (792KB)


(Historic) Annual Reports and Reports to Congress

Publication TitleDownload 
OAA Report to Congress: 2015DOCX (283KB)
AoA Annual Report: 2013PDF (712KB)
AoA Annual Report: 2012PDF (667KB)
AoA Annual Report: 2011PDF (1.01MB)
AoA Annual Report: 2010PDF (646KB)
AoA Annual Report: 2009PDF (554KB)
Older Americans 2012: Key Indicators of Well-BeingAvailable at
AIDD Biennial Report to Congress: FY 2009–FY 2010PDF (544KB)
HAVA Report to Congress: FY 2009–FY 2010PDF (140KB)


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