Small changes in your home can make a big difference in your life. They can make your home a space that enables you to thrive as your living situation changes and make life easier for visitors to your home—from grandchildren to adult children and friends. Attend this free workshop to find out how simple changes to your home can create an environment where everyone is welcome, and everyone can flourish.
AARP is teaming up with Arlington Neighborhood Village and Arlington Central Library to bring you Staying Home: Making Smart Choices for Easy Living. This free community workshop includes a panel of experts will share practical tips to minimize the financial costs of home modifications, avoid frauds and scams, and learn about local resources available.
Saturday, April 1, 2017
10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Arlington Central Library
1015 N Quincy St, Arlington, VA 22201
RSVP requested as seating is limited. Register online or call: 1-877-926-8300.
In an AARP survey, eight out of 10 people age 45 and older say they want to remain in their homes and communities for as long as possible. If you’re one of them, this workshop is for you! You will get comprehensive advice, tips, and checklists for getting your home in top form for comfort, safety and long-term livability and you’ll hear from experts on how to fund home renovations both large and small.
Light complimentary refreshments will be served.
No products or services will be sold or promoted.
All are welcome!
Arlington Neighborhood Village (ANV) is a volunteer-driven, non-profit organization dedicated to helping older residents of Arlington County, Virginia continue living in their own homes — safely, independently, and with an enhanced quality of life.
Since April 2014, Arlington Neighborhood Village has been serving residents throughout the county who are 55 and older. Adult volunteers of all ages provide transportation and shopping assistance, access to social and cultural activities, health and wellness programs, simple home repairs, as well as information on a host of professional and social services.
The Arlington Public Library provides access to information, creates connections among people and promotes reading and culture–for every Arlingtonian. The Arlington Public Library is committed to building a sustainable community by providing information, promoting the pleasure of reading and providing welcoming facilities for learning and discourse