Virtual Senior Resource Fair Live Stream Event

Streaming Live on RI Elder Info Facebook Page!

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On October 1st from 9am-Noon, RI Elder Info will host the “Virtual Senior Resource Fair” live streaming event on the RI Elder Info Facebook page and  You Tube page. The Virtual Senior Resource Fair will have expert speakers presenting on topics that Rhode Islanders want and need to know about!

9am               Welcome!

Awaiting confirmation if Gov Raimondo will be able to speak


9:05-9:10       Who, and What, is RI Elder Info?

Deb Burton, MS


9:10-9:13        Presenting Sponsor Oak Street Health

9:13-9:15        Premier Sponsor Elder Resources of RI


9:15-9:25        What is the Long-Term Care Coordinating Council?  And What is the State Plan on Alzheimer’s?

Lt Governor McKee

9:25-9:30        Questions?


9:30-9:45        Medicare 2021 and COVID-19 Updates

Helen Mulligan, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

9:45-9:50        Questions?


9:50-10:00      Resources for Victims of Abuse

Jeanne Gattegno, Program Director for The Haven for Elder Justice

10:00-10:05   Questions?


10:05 am-10:12 am Break

10:12-10:13   Welcome Back!

10:13-10:15   Break Sponsor Independent Benefit Solutions


10:15-10:35 The Medicaid Application Process for Long Term Care Services & Supports

Sarrah Harrigan, Long Term Services & Supports Administrator, RI Dept of Human Services

 10:35-10:40   Questions?


10:40-10:50   What is BH Link?

Stefanie Culhane, Healthy Aging Behavioral Health Liaison at BH Link

10:50-10:55   Questions?


10:55-11:05   What is the RI Special Needs Registry?

Andrea Creach get a quote from RI Department of Health

11:05-11:10  Questions?


11:10-11:20   Who is Eligible for Meals On Wheels of Rhode Island?

Meg Grady, Executive Director, Meals on Wheels of RI

11:20-11:25   Questions?


11:25-11:35   Using Assistive Technology to Improve Communications & Independent Living

Denise Corson, ATEL Program Coordinator RI Dept of Human Services

11:35-11:40   Questions?


11:40-11:50   The Cyber-Senior Program

Skye Leedahl, Associate Professor University of Rhode Island

11:50-11:55   Questions?

11:55             Closing Remarks

A Special Thank You to the Office of Lieutenant Governor Dan McKee

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor

Thank you to our Premier Sponsor

Thank you to our Break Sponsor

Thank you to our Major Sponsors


Thank you to our supporting sponsors


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2 thoughts on “Virtual Senior Resource Fair Live Stream Event

  1. Maria leite

    Having a bit of difficulty with lack of medical coverage for my mother her insurance are not going to continue to pay for her care and I’m not financially in s position to pay for it myself so where do I turn to so my mother won’t be thrown out of nursing facility for lack of payment I’m looking for advice on where can I get help for my mother she’s 92 years young her remaining time on this world in such s mess.Can anyone help?

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