GOOD AND WELFARE
The focus of speakers at the meeting is the Good and Welfare of our chapter members on issues ranging from healthcare to Welfare Fund benefits to community resources for retirees.
Kathryn Haslanger, Chief Executive Officer of the Jewish Association Serving the Aging (JASA), is a prolific author on the subject of health care and aging. She will provide us a comprehensive overview of health care choices, delivery and planning for seniors in NYC.
President Barbara Bowen will be in attendance.
NY Underwater: Housing and Development -- Who Swims and Who Drowns. Speaker: Tom Angotti.
Tom Angotti, a member of the retiree chapter, is Professor Emeritus of Urban Policy and Planning at Hunter College and the Graduate Center, He was the founder and director of the Hunter College Center for Community Planning and Development.
Tom will speak on the intersection between waterfront development, the climate crisis, gentrification and racial displacement.
Discussion will follow. As usual, light refreshments will be provided.
December 11 Adjunct Grade-In at Brooklyn College