Age-Friendly & Village Initiatives

Speaker(s): Elana Kieffer, Kathy Pointer, Nancy Berlinger, Chris Reeder-Young

During the pandemic, community-based initiatives throughout the United States pivoted to meet the needs of older adults at home. This virtual event, the second in a four-part series, will explore some of the key findings of Advancing Housing and Health Equity for Older Adults: Pandemic Innovations and Policy Ideas, a new report produced in collaboration with The Hastings Center.


Elana Kieffer, Director, Center for Healthy Aging, New York Academy of Medicine 

Kathy Pointer, Director, Kingdom Care Senior Village

Chris Reeder-Young, Director of Research & Policy, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Memphis

Nancy Berlinger, Research Scholar, The Hastings Center, moderator 

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Co-Sponsor(s): The Hastings Center

Older and younger woman cooking together in a kitchen.