AARP Town Hall in response to Coronavirus Crisis

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AARP National hosted this Access Live Event for their members across the country to discuss with experts important information regarding the COVID-19 situation. The event featured Dr. Lynda Davis (Chief Veterans Experience Officer, Office of Public and Intergovernmental Affairs, US Department of Veterans Affairs) Charlie Koon (VP of Corporate and Military Development, F&M Bank in Tennessee), and Rashi Romanoff (VP of Programs and Partnerships, Elizabeth Dole Foundation). Dr. Davis spoke on how the experience with combat veterans and military families changed with COVID-19 and how the VA changed to help serve this population during this time. They talked about how they are working on re-opening VA facilities in different states and cities. They also talked about the support and resources for veterans and their caregivers and discussed a variety of financial and medical questions from veterans and their caregivers.