Carry the Conversation: Be the Voice of Long-Term Services and Supports is a campaign to raise awareness about the prevalence of young caregivers ages 20-36 and the lack of affordable long-term services and supports options available to them and their families.
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CARE AND SHARE SELFIE CAMPAIGN
Are you a millennial that cares for a friend or family member? We want to hear from you! Take a selfie with your care partner and share it using #careandshare
Are you a millennial that cares for a friend or family member? We want to hear from you. Dial this number and leave a message about your experience caring for a loved one: 804-596-9846. Please include your name and where you are from. 2-minute maximum. Stories will be condensed and shared through LeadingAge communication channels.
“Let’s talk about it” has been LeadingAge’s primary message to consumers, policy makers, and members during June 2018. We’ve asked millennials to “Carry the Conversation” by becoming the voice of long-term services and supports (LTSS). We’ve been talking with policy makers about a variety of issues that matter to older Americans. And we’ve provided resources that member organizations can use to frame their internal conversations about important decisions.
LeadingAge, the trusted voice for aging in America, is spearheading a national effort to find workable solutions to address this issue of LTSS financing reform and support the millions of millennials who try to pay for and provide care for loved ones. The first step is building awareness among millennials—those providing care ...