AARP Oregon Town Hall on Livable Communities



Full Event

Highlight Clips

AARP Oregon State President Elaine Friesen-Strang discusses housing and community involvement.
The experts provide information about short-term assistance.
The experts are asked about regulating rent increases.


AARP Oregon hosted this Access Live event to discuss ways to make communities more livable for people of all ages and abilities. The event featured AARP State Director Ruby Hotten-Pitts, AARP Oregon Volunteer State President Elaine Friesen-Strang, and Multnomah County Commissioner Sharon Meiran who addressed housing affordability, support for people who are the most vulnerable, and the increasing number of homeless who are 50 years old and older. Information was also provided on available resources for people that need assistance.