This episode of “It Takes A Village” discusses Kinship Community Connections for older caregivers in Rhode Island.
The panel reminds us about what “kinship” means as well as:
• Presents information and resources that are available to older caregivers including caregivers age 55+ through AARP
• Shares additional resources available on the AARP website as well as RI Kinship Community Connections website
• Discusses challenges and barriers as it relates to kinship care
• Shares the types of supports that are available to caregivers, such as Support Groups, an Open Closet, Family Events, Kinship Peer Mentors, and more