NAPCA Honors the Passing of a Giant – Bernarda “Bernie” Wong

NAPCA Honors the Passing of a Giant – Bernarda “Bernie” Wong

Bernarda "Bernie" Wong, a giant and trailblazer in the Chinese American community passed away Monday night. Bernie was among the founding members of the National Asian Pacific Center on Aging...
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Lyft and National Asian Pacific Center on Aging (NAPCA) Partner to Help Provide Access to Free or Discounted Rides to Vaccine Appointments

Lyft and National Asian Pacific Center on Aging (NAPCA) Partner to Help Provide Access to Free or Discounted Rides to Vaccine Appointments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE       Contact: admin@napca.org                                                         [Seattle/Los Angeles/Chicago/Washington DC] (April 14, 2021) – The National Asian Pacific Center on Aging (NAPCA) today announced that in partnership with Lyft, they will provide...
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NAPCA Mourns the Victims of the Atlanta Mass Shootings

NAPCA Mourns the Victims of the Atlanta Mass Shootings

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Seattle/Los Angeles/Chicago/Washington DC (March 17, 2021) – The National Asian Pacific Center on Aging (NAPCA) issued the following statement in response to the mass shootings in Atlanta,...
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NAPCA Launches a National COVID-19 Vaccine Resource Map and In-Language Support to Book Vaccination Appointments

NAPCA Launches a National COVID-19 Vaccine Resource Map and In-Language Support to Book Vaccination Appointments

NAPCA is excited to announce the launch of a multilingual COVID-19 Vaccine Resource Map (accessible in 10+ languages through the website's translation bar). The map and supplementary in-language resources are...
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NAPCA Condemns Continued Hate Crimes Against AAPI Older Adults

NAPCA Condemns Continued Hate Crimes Against AAPI Older Adults

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 10, 2021 Contact: Dorothy Signo dorothy@napca.org     NAPCA Condemns Continued Hate Crimes Against AAPI Older Adults SEATTLE, WA (February 10, 2021) – The National Asian...
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NAPCA Launches COMPASS with Partners Nationwide

NAPCA Launches COMPASS with Partners Nationwide

The National Asian Pacific Center on Aging (NAPCA) announces partnership with Dr. Van Ta Park at the University of California, San Francisco on the project “COVID-19 Effects on the Mental...
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Our Call to Action for AAPI Representation

Our Call to Action for AAPI Representation

  Dear Friends and Partners, Over the past 7 months Dr. Anthony Fauci has become a household name. We've heard him briefing the nation numerous times, alongside other members of...
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NAPCA Awarded $14 Million to Help America’s Diverse Mature Workforce

NAPCA Awarded $14 Million to Help America’s Diverse Mature Workforce

SEATTLE, WA, September 28, 2020 – The US Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration (DOL-ETA) has awarded the National Asian Pacific Center on Aging (NAPCA) $14 million in 2020-21 and for...
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Our call to action for George Floyd

Our call to action for George Floyd

Originally published: May 31, 2020 Contact: Joon Bang joon@napca.org Dear NAPCA members and friends, On Friday morning, we issued a statement via NAPCA's social media channels regarding the murder of...
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NAPCA Awarded Funds From The Administration on Community Living (ACL

NAPCA Awarded Funds From The Administration on Community Living (ACL

The National Asian Pacific Center on Aging (NAPCA) announces $213,000 (annually for 3 years) award from the Administration on Community Living (ACL) that will build capacity for new technical service offerings across NAPCA’s multilingual Helpline and National Resource Center on Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Aging programs.
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NAPCA Praises SCOTUS’ Decision to Uphold DACA

NAPCA Praises SCOTUS’ Decision to Uphold DACA

Originally published: June 18, 2020 Contact: Joon Bang joon@napca.org   SEATTLE, WA – “Our Dreamers represent the future of our country and in them is our hope for a vibrant...
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NAPCA Criticizes HHS Final Rule Revising Section 1557 of ACA

NAPCA Criticizes HHS Final Rule Revising Section 1557 of ACA

Originally published: June 16, 2020 Contact: Joon Bang joon@napca.org SEATTLE, WA – “We stressed to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Office for Civil Rights (OCR)...
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