AARP Black Male Caregivers Telephone Town Hall



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Dr. Jean Accius, AARP Vice President, PPI Long Term Services and Supports and Livable Communities Group, discusses what makes the experince of men providing care different.
Dr. James Dotson, Caregiver & AARP Senior Advisor, Multicultural Leadership discusses his personal caregiving story.
Rhonda Richards, AARP Senior Legislative Representative, Federal Health and Family Team, talks about the RAISE Family Caregivers Act.
Dr. James Dotson discusses AARP Caregiving Resource Center.


The Access Live conversation was hosted by AARP and 100 Black Men of America, Inc. Dr. Mark Alexander with the Health & Wellness Committee of 100 Black Men of America, Inc., moderated the discussion with other experts from AARP about Black Male Caregivers. The topic was support and resources available for caregivers, especially black male caregivers. The particular challenges that a black male caregiver may face were addressed, as well as other general issues that affect all people in this important role.