WHO/WHAT: AARP sponsors this conference to provide caregivers with knowledge and to relieve some of the stress that comes with providing the vital service of caring for others.
This year’s conference will focus on how to pay for caregiving. Speakers will share information on how to plan for caregiving, long-term care insurance, reverse mortgages, Medicaid and other government programs. Information on accessory dwelling units and home improvements that may be needed as people age. University of Hawai‘i Professor Michael Cheang from the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences will close the conference with tips for improving the quality of life at home. There will also be an exhibition area with information and handouts.
WHEN/WHERE: Saturday, March 25, from 8 a.m.-noon at the Manoa Grand Ballroom, Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i.
COST: Admission is free. Parking is available in the parking structure for $6. Overflow parking is available in the lot behind the former Varsity Theater for $5. You can register for the conference online at https://aarp.cvent.com/care3-25 or call 1-877-926-8300.