Fighting for Older New Yorkers and Caregivers

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Becky Preve answers a question about help available to seniors that live in their own homes.
Becky Preve and Ann Marie Cook answer a question about financial aid for family caregivers outside of Medicaid.
Becky Preve and Ann Marie Cook answer a question about how to get help with transportation.

About

AARP New York hosted this Access Live event to discuss supporting older New Yorkers and their caregivers who help them remain in their homes and out of institutional care. This event featured: Ann Marie Cook, President and CEO of Lifespan; Allison Nickerson, Executive Director at LiveOn NY; and Becky Preve, Executive Director for the Association on Aging. Together they provided important information and resources about aging services and addressed participant questions and concerns. Topics of discussion included the difficulties of the COVID-19 pandemic, Medicare and Medicaid, grocery shopping, and caring for grandchildren.