The AEA is dedicated to supporting the Afghan community through education, advocacy, and linkages to ​government and community services.  Our 501(c)(3) Non-Profit organization works to improve the wellbeing of Afghan Elders and newly arrived Refugees by providing culturally appropriate, preventative health programs and connecting them to community resources.  Our strength derives from our participants and making positive changes in the lives of those we serve.

Afghan Elderly Association gives - and receives - new life

By Stephanie Gertsch

Fremont is home to many communities; it's a point of civic pride.  What's harder to talk about is how many of those communities can remain invisible-due to language barriers, lack of transportation, lack of money, or simply age.  But is doesn't have to be this way...


Featured in the Tri-City Voice, March 12, 2024 Edition