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This Week on Metro Connection: Elders & Aging

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Caribbean Day at the Lisner-Louise-Dickson-Hurt Home.
Lisner-Louise-Dickson-Hurt Home
Caribbean Day at the Lisner-Louise-Dickson-Hurt Home.

May is Older Washingtonians Month, so this week, we pay tribute to our elders. D.C.'s senior population is on the rise, so to kick off today's show, we hit the streets to hear about the important role elders play in Washingtonians' lives.

[Music: "Every Little Bit Hurts" by John Davis from Title Tracks / "Young at Heart" by Joey DeFrancesco from GoodFellas]

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