Agency on Aging

Challenging Ageism

"Tackling ageism will require a new understanding of ageing by all generations. This understanding needs to counter outdated concepts of older people as burdens, and acknowledge the wide diversity of the experience of older age, the inequities of ageism, and demonstrate a willingness to ask how society might organise itself better."  World Health Organization

Here is a collection of the latest research and programs being conducted to challenge ageism in our society.