by Joe Alper, Karen Anderson, and Sarah Domnitz, Rapporteurs
Forum on Aging, Disability, and Independence, 2017
108 pp. 1.1 MB
Accessible and affordable housing can enable community living, maximize independence, and promote health for vulnerable populations. However, the United States faces a shortage of affordable and accessible housing for low-income older adults and individuals living with disabilities. This shortage is expected to grow over the coming years given the population shifts leading to greater numbers of older adults and of individuals living with disabilities.