AARP Speakers Available on Wide Range of Topics

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-10-04T16:20:00+00:00">October 4, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-10-05T20:09:41+00:00">October 5, 2017</time> by AARP Virginia

The AARP Virginia Speakers Bureau delivers presentations and workshops on a wide range of topics, such as fraud and scam prevention, difficult conversations about driving, making your home safe and livable for a lifetime, and making the most of what’s next in your life. AARP encourages members to keep this in mind when planning programs for organizations and church groups in their communities—and particularly welcomes invitations from those who want to know how AARP helps Virginians 50-plus live their best …

Stay ACTIVE with AARP and Inova Mount Vernon Hospital this Fall

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-08-14T21:40:00+00:00">August 14, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-09-06T10:40:04+00:00">September 6, 2017</time> by AARP Virginia

AARP Virginia and Inova Mount Vernon Hospital are teaming up to bring you monthly programs to help you stay energetic and active! Be part of our new community group, ACTIVE: Adult Community That Is Very Energetic. We meet on the last Wednesday of every month from 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. Join us for lunch and hear from medical professionals and community members, to help you stay energetic and active! Last Wednesday of each month Sept. 27 | Oct. 25 | …

Dementia Caregiving Workshops

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-05-25T22:14:09+00:00">May 25, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-05-25T22:22:47+00:00">May 25, 2017</time> by AARP Virginia

Please join us at these free workshops to learn more about dementia caregiving from several community resources and keynote speaker, Paul Raia, who has been directing patient care and family support at the Alzheimer’s Association for over 30 years.   Overcoming Inertia: Essential Conversations for Family Caregivers Wednesday, June 7 from 6:00 p.m to 8:30 p.m. Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce Street, Springfield Register online * Complimentary dinner served at 6 p.m.; Program starts at 6:30 p.m. Behavioral Sleuthing: Uncovering …

AARP Members: Don’t Miss the Opportunity to Attend a FREE “LivePitch” Tech Event April 13th in Mountain View. Registration Still Open

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2017-04-07T12:21:07+00:00">April 7, 2017</time> by AARP California

AARP members are invited to register for FREE to the sixth annual Innovation@50+ LivePitch event where they can learn about and provide real time feedback on new technology designed to meet the needs for people over 50. The event will take place Wednesday April 12 (8:30am-6:30pm) and Thursday April 13 (8:30-4:00pm), 2017 at the Computer History Museum, 1401 N. Shoreline Blvd. in Mountain View, CA. This event is the only one of its kind, bringing together innovative startups in: Health …

Conversations with Caregivers

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-03-02T14:09:54+00:00">March 2, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-03-16T12:36:16+00:00">March 16, 2017</time> by AARP Virginia

Insight Memory Care Center invites you to Conversations with Caregivers! These sessions provide an opportunity for learning and open discussion with local authors on topics of interest for caregivers of a loved one with dementia or a related memory impairment. Join us for a great morning of conversation! Conversations with Caregivers! Wednesday, March 29, 2017 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Linda and Lou Mazawey Education and Support Center 3955 Pender Drive, Suite 100, Fairfax, VA 22030 (Directions) RSVP is kindly …

Staying Home: Making Smart Choices for Easy Living

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-02-14T12:02:04+00:00">February 14, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-02-22T08:05:05+00:00">February 22, 2017</time> by AARP Virginia

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 Rebuilding Together Arlington – Fairfax …

Staying Home in Arlington: Making Smart Choices for Easy Living

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-01-27T07:00:15+00:00">January 27, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-02-06T10:56:41+00:00">February 6, 2017</time> by AARP Virginia

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 …

Join Us for Lunch at Paradiso!

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2016-10-19T20:02:00+00:00">October 19, 2016</time><time class="updated" datetime="2016-10-20T17:19:22+00:00">October 20, 2016</time> by AARP Virginia

Join AARP for Lunch at Paradiso! Tuesday, November 15th 11:30 a.m. til 2:00 p.m. Paradiso Italian Ristorante 6124 Franconia Road, Franconia, VA 22310 Please register online or by calling 1-877-926-8300. AARP has reserved a private room and patio at Paradiso Italian Ristorante for members and their guests to enjoy lunch together with a 10% discount off the lunch buffet.* Come as you are and leave as you wish between 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. We look forward to seeing you …

AARP and Fuerza Contra Alzheimer’s Celebrates Caregivers

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2016-08-31T13:50:07+00:00">August 31, 2016</time><time class="updated" datetime="2016-10-20T17:02:24+00:00">October 20, 2016</time> by AARP Virginia

AARP y Fuerza Contra Alzheimer celebra los cuidadores durante el mes de la herencia hispana Únete a nosotros para una divertida tarde de arte, música y cuidados! Lideraremos una conversación activa e interactiva sobre el cuidador familiar. Este evento proporcionará a los cuidadores la oportunidad de conectar con otros cuidadores familiares, expresar artísticamente las ansiedades y frustraciones, y aprender acerca de los recursos locales para ayudar a que navegar su viaje como cuidador. Habrá refrescos de cortesía. Gratis para el …

Volunteer @ the Take a Stand Campaign HQ in Springfield

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2016-07-26T18:43:17+00:00">July 26, 2016</time><time class="updated" datetime="2016-08-05T10:31:50+00:00">August 5, 2016</time> by AARP Virginia

Take a Stand is about having our 2016 candidates commit to action on Social Security, so that all Americans can retire with dignity and independence. At AARP, we have a long history of fighting for the issues that matter most to our members. Our new campaign office and our volunteers are essential in our quest to have the candidates produce real details about how their plans will affect our families. Volunteers will represent our members on the front lines at …