Caregiving and the Black Community



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Dr. Donna Benton discussed the transition from caregiving to an assisted living facility.
Vikita Poindexter and Dr. Benton discussed how to use paid family leave for caregiving.
Dr. Benton and Carmen Brammer discussed getting paid as a family caregiver.


AARP California hosted this Access Live event to discuss family care giving and how to care for a loved one who might need to enter nursing home facilities. This event featured Vikita Poindexter, AARP California Executive Council, Dr. Donna Benton, Director of USC Family Caregiver Support Center, and Carmen Brammer, Family Caregiver Advocate. Topics of discussion included family paid leave, nursing home care, and resources to help get a family member in a nursing home. There was also information presented about Medi-Cal and Medicare benefits.