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Tuesday, August 29 • 9:00am - 10:15am
Seniors and Housing Security- CANCELLED

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Florida's elder population, including the frail elderly, are increasingly housing insecure as seniors with limited incomes are increasingly priced out of the rental market. In this session, representatives from AARP and Leading Age Florida will describe the scope of the crisis in Florida and how solutions such as accessory dwelling units, tiny homes along with traditional rental development combined with supportive services seniors will help our seniors retain housing and age in place.

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Armando Fana

Director, Housing and Community Development, City of West Palm Beach
Armando Fana is Assistant City Administrator with the City of West Palm Beach. His experience with housing and social service issues in South Florida span over 15 years.  During his tenure as a Program Manager for the Broward County Workforce Development Board he played an important... Read More →
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Steve Bahmer

President/CEO, LeadingAge Florida
Steve Bahmer is President and CEO of LeadingAge Florida, the state’s leading advocate for high quality senior living.In addition to his leadership at LeadingAge Florida, Mr. Bahmer serves the LeadingAge national organization as the Convener of the State Executives Forum and as a... Read More →

Laura Cantwell

Associate State Director of Advocacy and Outreach, AARP Florida

Tuesday August 29, 2023 9:00am - 10:15am EDT
Salon 11/12