Portland is known as a great place to be an older adult. We have great transit, progressive city planning, and are well-known for being community-minded.
Join research experts and business leaders to discuss how current demographic shifts mean big things for our local economy – and your business!
Claudia Knotek of New Seasons and
Alan DeLaTorre of Portland State University’s Institute on Aging
will discuss why being “age-friendly” is good business.
Complimentary beer and snacks provided.
Hour-long presentation begins at 6pm.
RSVP HERE or to firstname.lastname@example.org
July 30th, 2015 – Medicare Turns 50!
This year marks a half-century of Medicare: America’s universal, public health plan for seniors age 65 and up! Patients like Medicare better than private health insurance, Medicare provides better financial security than private health insurance, and it’s cheaper and more sustainable for society.
Join us on Thursday, July 30th from 11:30-2:00pm at Terry Shrunk Plaza (SW Madison St, Portland, OR 97204) to celebrate.
- Enjoy music by the Raging Grannies
- Hear from:
- Senator Michael Dembrow
- Oregon State Treasurer Ted Wheeler
- City Commissioner Nick Fish
- Refreshments will be available.
Elders in Action is partnering with AFSCME, HCA-O and SEIU retirees to coordinate this Medicare Birthday celebration