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    Dennis Mahar, Advocate for Elderly, dies of cancer at age 63

      Dennis Mahar, longtime director of the Area Agency on Aging for Thurston, Mason and Lewis counties and a devoted community volunteer, died of cancer late Tuesday at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia. He was 63. “I don’t think any of us imagined a world without Dennis Mahar. To say

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    Attend Meetings: CONVERSATIONS ABOUT LONG-TERM CARE AND FINANCING

    Washingtonians For A responsible Future is a board based coalition looking for answers on long-term supports and services financing and they are hosting events for you around the state.  Today long-term supports and services cost $100,000!  And the cost is rising.  Long-term supports and services

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    Elder Fraud and Financial Exploitation

    Elder fraud is an act targeting older adults in which attempts are made to deceive with promises of goods, services, or financial benefits that do not exist, were never intended to be provided, or were misrepresented. Financial exploitation is the illegal or improper use of an older adult's funds or

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