Regionally Speaking, November 18, 2022
Today: As family gathers around the table for the holiday meal, financial advisor Greg Hammer recommends takin some time to have a critical financial conversation to ensure everyone is on the same page. November recognizes National Family Caregivers Month as well as National Hospice Month so Lakeshore Public Radio's Dee Dotson and Tom Maloney speak with local organizations that provide support to help seniors remain in their home for as long as possible. LaVonne Jarret is the director of the VASIA program. She tells us how the organization prepares community volunteers to advocate for the voiceless. We also hear from Erica Kerkes with VNA Hospice. The organization supports families during the end of life experience....later the Alzheimer’s Association offers tips to help caregivers support. All of that and more on this edition of Regionally Speaking.