The Tennessee Coalition for Better Aging exists to promote the general welfare of older Tennesseans and their families through partnerships that mobilize resources to educate and advocate for important policies and programs.
Elevating TCAD to a cabinet level department
Reimagining LTSS in TN
Creating a Multisector Plan for Aging in TN
Expanding Community Based-Residential Alternatives
Representative organizations of older Tennesseans and people with disabilities across the State have joined the Coalition in an effort to advocate for the communities they serve.
James Powers, MD - Vanderbilt Univ. Medical Center, Co-Chair
Grace Sutherland Smith, LMSW - AgeWell Middle TN, Co-Chair
Donna DeStefano - TN Disability Coalition, Secretary
Current Member Organizations
Tennessee Association of Area Agencies on Aging and Disability