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Waterfront Village Membership Committee presents Happy at Home

Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 11:00 AM until 3:00 PM
Westminster Presbyterian Church
400 I (Eye) St SW
Washington, DC  20024
Elaine F Graves
202-246-0711 (p)
Village Meetings
Registration is required
Payment In Advance Or At Event
Non-members are welcome at a fee of $25, which may be applied as a credit towards a Waterfront Village membership within 90 days (July 8) of the Expo. Payment by credit card is available in advance through our website or by calling 202-656-1834; on-site payment by cash or check only. No refunds will be provided for cancellations or no-shows.

A light buffet luncheon will include vegetarian and vegan options.

Venue is ADA compliant.
Available Slots:
No Fee

Village Members and prospective members are invited to a showcase of panel discussions, home-centric exhibits, a light buffet lunch, and guest speaker Matt Paxton of A&E's "Hoarders."

Event Sponsors

Push Button Emergency Help

Right Size Law PLLC

Exhibits open 11 am - 2:30 pm

A First Class Move

Georgetown Home Care

Peers Realty | Compass

Push Button Emergency Help
Paladin Life Care

Right Size Law PLLC

Smile Beautiful Dental


Panel Discussions

11:15 am - Happy at Home: Aging in (Your) Place
Jennifer Hammer, Silvernest, Moderator
Learn how to give your home it's own "check up" to make certain you have a safe and healthy environment, explore new opportunities with home sharing, and hear about the new concept of "aging in community."

Jennifer Hammer
Steve Hage
Strategies for Independent Living
Matt Paxton
Andy Peers
Peers Residential | Compass

12:30 pm - Legal and Financial Planning
Beckyanne Theriot, A First Class Move, Moderator
Our panel will discuss your Medicare and insurance rights, protecting yourself from fraud, financial planning, daily money management, Power of Attorney/Guardianship and estate planning.
Angela Beckham
National Capital Bank of Washington
Bill Koerner
Elder Law PLC
Dave Glaser
National Capital Bank of Washington
David Taylor
Right Size Law PLLC

1:30 pm - The Continuum of Care
John Bradshaw, Georgetown Home Care, Moderator
The best managed care involves knowing how the various components of home-based care can be activated in a strategic, cost-effective way.  Our panel will discuss the best ways to utilize Village volunteers, home care aides, and medical house calls, as well as home-based palliative and hospice care.

John Bradshaw
Georgetown Home Care
Dr. Ernest Brown
Doctors to You
Carlitta Harris
Right at Home
Allison Kucher
Capital Caring
Alice Paxton
Paladin Life Care
Carroll Quinn
Waterfront Village

2:30 pm - Guest Speaker
Wrap up your Happy at Home experience with a slice of a signature dessert* celebrating the National Cherry Blossom Festival, served with coffee or tea

Matt Paxton might look familiar because he is one of the top extreme home organization experts in the country, as featured on the hit A&E television show Hoarders

Matt started cleaning out houses after his father and grandparents passed away in the same year. His business Clutter Cleaner focused on solving difficult living situations caused by extreme clutter. Legacy Navigator was founded on his expertise in extreme cleaning and experience in managing his family’s estates.

Matt appears regularly as a public speaker, television guest and radio personality, talking about our emotional attachment to items and how to manage successful downsizing. He lives in Virginia with his wife and three sons.

Village Cafe' Open 11:45 am - 2 pm

Please be our guest for a light lunch buffet with vegetarian and vegan options:*

Pasta Primavera
Assortment of Sandwiches and Wraps
Fresh Fruit

Iced tea, lemonade

* Village Cafe' is not ADA accessible.  We will happily bring an assortment of items to the main floor, where additional seating will be provided for your convenience.