Financial Emergency Preparedness for Older Adults | Lessons For Living | February 2023

Are you prepared for a financial emergency?

Disasters and other emergencies can disrupt your finances and your sense of normal. Financial emergency preparedness helps you plan, recover, and rebuild after disasters and emergencies. In this session, you will learn ways to organize and manage your finances, develop valuable resource lists, and ways to reduce anxiety and stress. With a focus on implications for older adults, we also will explore processes such as building your contact lists before an emergency and watching out for financial fraud following a disaster. Finally, we will review materials to help you build or rebuild your financial preparedness toolkit.

Attend our Financial Emergency Preparedness for Older Adults Workshop

This workshop will be held at 10 AM February 16 and repeated at 10 AM on July 11.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, please contact Samantha McLain at slangley@illinois.edu. Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time to meet access needs. 

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