GAO releases report on the Older American Act title III and VII funding formulas

December 19, 2012

This week, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report, “The Older Americans Act: Options to Better Target Need and Equity.” Requested by Ranking Member of the Senate Special Committee on Aging, Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), the report seeks to assess the current formula used to allot Older Americans Act (OAA) funds to the states, and explore options to better ensure that the needs of the growing older adult population are met.

Click here to view the full report.