The 2015 Senior Lobby Day held on Thursday February 26, 2015 at United Churches was very successful. We had 320 in attendance. Governor Jay Inslee, Senator Karen Keiser, Eric Moss, from the WA State Attorney General, Marilyn Watkins, EOI, Robby Stern, PSARA, Peter Subkoviak, Bil Moss ALTSA, Rep. Chris Reykdal and Andy NIcholas, Budget and Policy Center were key speakers. Thank you to Sponsors and to the Volunteers. This event would not have been successful without all your participation and support. THANK YOU!
White House Conference on Aging Launches Series of Regional Forums to Engage Public January 14th, 2015 Meeting locations include Seattle, WA on April 9, 2015.
Additional information on Conference activities can be found at whitehouseconferenceonaging.gov.
9:18 a.m. PST January 20, 2015 New Day NW Producers, KING 5 Cathy MacCaul, AARP's Washington Advocacy Director, and Dennis Mahar, Chair of the Washington Association of Area Agencies on Aging, joined host Margaret Larson to talk about issues facing the baby boomer population, as well as
JLEC Final Report (click to read) The Joint Legislative Executive Committee on Aging and Disability Issues (Committee) was established in the 2013-15 operating budget. The Committee was charged with the responsibility to identify strategic actions to prepare for the aging of Washington's population
State Budget Update by David Schumacher, Director, OFM; Revenue Reforms by Andrew Nicholas, Budget & Policy Center; & Report on Age Wave Forums & Solving LTC Services & Support Financing Puzzle. David Schumacher - State_budget_preliminary_outlook_presentation_September_- Andrew