Telephone Town Hall: Support for Family Caregivers

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Assemblywoman Pamela Lampitt discussed what AARP members can do to get the financial relief for Caregivers legislation passed.
Senator James Beach discussed the process of getting a bill passed.
Evelyn Liebman discussed the critical role caregivers have and the importance of keeping older Americans in their homes and in their communities.

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AARP New Jersey held this Telephone Townhall to address the importance of supporting family caregivers. This event featured State Senator James Beach, Assemblywoman Pamela Lampitt, and Evelyn Liebman, Director of Advocacy, AARP New Jersey. The hosts discussed the immense responsibility placed on caregivers, support for the Caregivers Tax Credit, and the importance of keeping family members in the home. Hosts also fielded various questions regarding the process of getting bills passed, families spending life savings on nursing homes, and financial aid for caregivers.