Focus on Veterans



Full Event

Highlight Clips

The hosts discuss what can be done to assist a veteran with receiving medication.
The hosts advise veterans about and against fraud based on an AARP recent report.
The hosts are asked about nursing homes for veterans.


AARP Oregon held this event for their veteran members to discuss benefits for veterans associated with their service. The event featured the Director of Aging Veteran Services for Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs, Ana Potter and AARP Senior Research Advisor of Wealth and Financial Resilience, Jennifer Sauer. The hosts discussed the differences between state and federal VA systems and how to protect against fraud and scams aimed at veterans. There was also discussion about nursing facilities, affordable housing, and healthcare benefits for veterans.