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Column: Hawaii’s family caregivers need financial support quickly

  • Keali‘i Lopez is the state director of AARP Hawaii, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to empower Americans 50 and older.

    Keali‘i Lopez is the state director of AARP Hawaii, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to empower Americans 50 and older.

Every day, more than 157,000 Hawaii residents provide 131 million hours of unpaid care to their loved ones, valued at a staggering $2.1 billion a year. These caregivers are overwhelmed, exhausted and breaking under financial pressure, and they are calling on Congress and the president to take action. Read more

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