1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
According to the United States Census Bureau, approximately 18% of Delaware’s population is over the age of 65. These individuals, while meant to be living their golden years, face tough decisions about how to use their limited resources to meet their daily needs. This panel will explore the difficulties and challenges this population faces, while offering insight into opportunities for them.
Julie Miro Wenger, Executive Director, Delaware Food Industry Council
Ty Jones, Senior Advisor, AARP Foundation
Carolyn Fredericks, Council Co-Chair of the Delaware Council on Services for Aging and Adults with Physical Disabilities; Director of the Modern Maturity Center in Dover
Anne Love, Executive Director, Meals on Wheels Delaware
Jadi Chapman, Senior Legislative Manager, Feeding America