There were over 258,616 American Indians over the age of 65 in 2016. The population of elder Natives is expected to grow by 116 percent by 2030.
Written by Jenna McDavid, Communications & Logistics Associate, Diverse Elders Coalition. This past week, I had the great honor of attending the National Indian Council on Aging, Inc. Conference, in Niagara Falls, NY, in celebration of their 40th Anniversary. The event brought together over 1300 people representing numerous bands and tribes from the United States and […]