Mission, Vision, Values


The trusted voice for aging.


An America Freed From Ageism.


Inspire. Serve. Advocate.


  • Courage - We take risks to overcome fear and obstacles. We have the freedom to be creative and to break new ground. We do what is right and take action with a plan.

  • Community - We believe that we are stronger together and that community is built when diverse thought leads to common action. We value the power of relationships.

  • Catalyst - We serve as a community partner and connector to solve problems and create new opportunities to better serve an aging America.

  • Stewardship - We are responsible guardians for our field. We are committed to upholding members' work and resources. We hold ourselves accountable for our mission, vision, and values.