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Ageism is a complicated topic. It impacts so many aspects of our culture and economy. Fortunately, there is a growing body of resources and research that support the fight against ageism. We’ve created this page to highlight some of them. (It’s an ongoing process, so please let us know if you know of others.)
Check out the resources below to learn how to change the narrative about older people and aging and create a world where we can all age without discrimination and prejudice.
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Wondering where to start fighting ageism? Start here.
New to ageism? This is where to start.
More and more writing is coming out about ageism. Here is our ever-evolving reading list.
Find age friendly culture resources
DEI=Diversity, Equity & Inclusion. Look here for why this matters and how age is (or should) be a part of it
Are you part of an organization working to end ageism? Read here for advice on how to fundraise.
Age-Friendly Healthcare is needed and possible. Learn more.
Pictures and visuals are part of our stories about aging. Learn more about how to tell those stories with images.
Intergenerational connections are one proven way to reduce ageism. You can be a part. Find out how.
Start with our guide and check out more resources for how to be inclusive in your language.
Are you a writer or journalist? Find resources about ageism here.
How do we frame our stories and arguments to create change? Find out here.
Social media can be a positive force for change. Find ways to use it to fight ageism.
Wondering what to say when faced with ageism? We’ve got some ideas.
Intergenerational workplaces are the new reality – and they are a good thing. Learn more here.