Commissioner Cortés-Vázquez with Mary Butler (right) Minister of State for Menta
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    NYC Aging Commissioner Lorraine Cortés-Vázquez speaks at the annual conference of Home and Community Care Ireland about combating ageism and coordinating services to meet the needs of the growing older population.

Two examples of popular older characters in Disney movies that are ageist biases
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    The U.K. Telegraph reported on how the anti-ageism resource guide in NYC Public Schools tackles “Disney Villain” stereotypes and other ageist depictions. 

Mayor Adams announcing the designation of Older Adult Liaisons
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    Mayor Eric Adams, NYC Aging Commissioner Lorraine Cortés-Vázquez, and NYPD Commissioner Keechant L. Sewell announced on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day that an older adult liaison has been designated in every precinct and police service area in New York City. 

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    The Wall Street Journal covered the introduction of a new anti-ageism resource guide at thirteen New York City public high schools for the first time.  

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    NYC Aging Commissioner Cortés-Vázquez talks with Fox 5 WNYW about Older Americans Month and the Cabinet for Older New Yorkers.

An inter-agency collaborative established to realize and institutionalize an age-inclusive New York City through structural, legislative, and systemic solutions

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