Description/Abstract

Older adults in assisted living facilities are particularly vulnerable to the coronavirus because of how quickly it can spread in close-knit settings. This data slice aims to advocate for the health and safety of older adults and features an interactive map showing the saturation of assisted living facilities in New York State.

Document Type

Data Slice

Keywords

COVID-19, Coronavirus, older adults, assisted living

Disciplines

Emergency and Disaster Management | Gerontology | Place and Environment

Date

3-25-2020

Acknowledgements

The authors would like to thank SU Maxwell PhD student Chad Chambers; Professor Shannon Monnat; and the Lerner Center staff.

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

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