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Aging and Adult-Dependent Care Committee

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Aging and Adult-Dependent Care Committee (AADCC) 

Mission

The NIH Aging and Adult-Dependent Care Committee (AADCC), will research, promote and recommend effective actions to meet the aging and adult-dependent care needs of the diverse NIH workforce. The AADCC will advise the NIH Leadership on targeted programs and policies to support the productivity and performance of employees with adult-dependent care responsibilities, and an aging workforce. Employer-sponsored resources and support systems related to adult dependent care and an aging workforce are effective components of recruiting and retaining a skilled dedicated workforce.


Click HERE for the Aging and Adult-Dependent Care Committee Charter

Resources

The NIH provides a variety of resources aimed at addressing many different family care needs of the NIH workforce. To learn more about these resources click on the links below:

Resource and Referral Services


  Aging and Adult-Dependent Care Committee Annual Reports

 

2019 AADCC Annual Report
2018 AADCC Annual Report     

2020/2019 AADCC Meeting Dates/Minutes

 All meetings are schedule on a Tuesday afternoon from 2 pm to 4 pm on the main campus. Click below to see meeting minutes for prior AADCC meetings.






 

 

How to Become A Member

The Aging and Adult-Dependent Care Committee (AADCC) seeks interested NIH employees to serve as voting members of the AADCC for the 2020 - 2022 term.
 

The AADCC advises the NIH Leadership with regard to aging and adult-dependent care needs.  Members serve for a three-year term and are required to attend quarterly and subcommittee meetings each calendar year.  Participation on the AADCC is an official duty, requires supervisor approval, and may be included as a non-critical element on an employee's performance plan.

If you are interested in aging and adult dependent care as a work-life issue at the NIH, please consider this opportunity to make a difference!

For a description of membership requirements and to fill out the online application, please click on the documents below:

 

Contact Us

If you are currently caring for a loved one, or anticipate caring for someone in the near future, come to a committee meeting and let us know about your needs and challenges.  The AADCC will meet at least on a quarterly basis.  If you would like to attend one of the meetings, or have any questions, please email Chris Gaines at gainesc@mail.nih.govContact current AADCC members.  

All are WELCOME

Need more information 

If you have questions, need additional information or want to share other resources with the NIH community, please call the
NIH Child and Family Programs team at:  301-827-3250.

"There are only four kinds of people in the world: those who have been caregivers,
those who are currently caregivers,
those who will be caregivers, and
those who will need caregivers."

Rosalynn Carter