Restoring hope in Puerto Rico

Written by Kimberly Marselas
Published by McKnight's Long-Term Care News on
Three months after Hurricane Maria, many of the workers who care for Puerto Rico's seniors still don't have power or running water at home. But day after day, they show up to find food, clean facilities and care for long-term care and senior living residents who have nowhere else to go.

LeadingAge members and executives of other organizations that care for seniors trekked to the island last month, delivering cash to help the facilities and the employees who responded to an “immediate and boundless call to action.”