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About LeadingAge

The mission of LeadingAge is to expand the world of possibilities for aging. 

Our 6,000+ members and partners include nonprofit organizations representing the entire field of aging services, 38 state partners, hundreds of businesses, consumer groups, foundations and research partners.

LeadingAge is also a part of the International Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (IAHSA), which spans 30 countries across the globe. 

LeadingAge is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charitable organization focused on education, advocacy, and applied research.

Who We Are

LeadingAge History

In 1961, a group of these organizations came together and developed an association to learn from each other, advocate together and inspire our country to view aging differently.

Strategic Plan: 2017-2020

The 2017 LeadingAge Strategic Plan sets clear objectives for our organization and its members over the next 5 years.

Working at LeadingAge

A listing of LeadingAge job opportunities.

Our Annual Report

Our annual accountability to members with messages from Katie Smith Sloan, Chair Kathryn Roberts, and acknowledgement of the many members who serve our association.

Mission, Vision, and Values

Our updated Mission, Vision, and Values