Helping Seniors with Finances

Start time
10:00 AM Pacific
End time
11:00 AM Pacific

Part of the Family Caregiver Support Series, sponsored by Home Instead Senior Care

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Includes Complimentary CEUs*

 

It is estimated that there are at least 5 million cases of financial abuse against older adults in the United States each year, but law enforcement or government officials learn about only 1 in 25 of them. This web seminar will provide tips and ideas to assist older adults in financial organization. Creating a professional services team, options for financing care, and day-to-day ways to help older loved ones or clients manage their money and help prevent them from becoming victims of fraud will also be covered.

Participants in this web seminar will be able to:

  • Describe how to help an older adult become financially organized;
  • Understand how to create a financial and estate management team;
  • List options for financing care; and,
  • Understand how to help an older adult manage their money and prevent them from becoming victims of fraud.

Presenter:

Lakelyn Hogan is the Caregiver Advocate for Home Instead Senior Care. She holds a Graduate Certificate in Gerontology and is currently working toward a Master of Arts in Social Gerontology. She also holds a Master’s in Business Administration and her undergraduate education focused on Marketing and Communications Studies. Lakelyn has professional experience in the private and public sectors of senior care services. She has worked on special projects for the University of Nebraska–Omaha’s Department of Gerontology and the local Area Agency on Aging. She is also active in her local chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. Lakelyn has experience assisting senior clients and helping their families navigate the senior care continuum. She is passionate about helping others, especially aging adults and their families.

 

*This web seminar is approved for AoTA contact hours in addition to CEUs approved for all ASA web seminars