In his conversation with How We Got Here, Dr. Nii-Quartelai describes several of the childhood experiences that ignited his passion for advocacy work. He also shares some of the latest AARP research on LGBTQ caregivers and how to care for members of the LGBTQ community and explains why advancing longevity is a justice issue. Nii-Quartelai also discusses the forthcoming long-term care index from SAGE and the Human Rights Council and how it will help families find safe and accepting communities, becoming a long-distance caregiver for both his mother and brother during the pandemic, and the difference between equality and equity.
Listen to the How We Got Here interview with Nii-Quartelai:
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On the previous episode of How We Got Here, we spoke with Robert Pardi, a life coach and former caregiver to his wife, Desiree. Listen as he discusses the importance of advocating for your loved one, how to respect their wishes, and what you can do today to find your joy.
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