AARP Nebraska

Devorah Lanner

Biography:

Devorah is the Associate State Director of Communications for AARP Nebraska. In her role, she manages communications for the state office, which serves more than 205,000 Nebraska members. She joined AARP in 2002, shortly after the state office was established in Lincoln.

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Become a Life Reimagined Guide

Posted on 05/26/2015 by | AARP Nebraska | Comments

We’re excited to offer people a new volunteer opportunity to be trained as a Life Reimagined Guide in their community. Life Reimagined is a new way of thinking about what’s next in life. Backed by decades of research, Life Reimagined introduces a powerful step-by-step approach to help people discover their possibilities, prepare for change and make their ideas real – whether focused on work, health, relationships or pursuing their passion. Life Reimagined Guides lead people through Life Reimagined Checkups. A …

Job Hunting in Your Own Backyard on May 15

Posted on 05/5/2015 by | AARP Nebraska | Comments

If you are seeking employment in the Omaha area, you won’t want to miss the 13th Annual John Bernardi Job Fair on May 15. AARP Nebraska is pleased to be a cosponsor of this public event with Omaha Public Library. This is a great opportunity to learn about existing job opportunities and find out what local employers have to offer. In addition, you are invited to attend several skill-building workshops on May 13 to help prepare you for your job …

Nominate an outstanding Nebraska volunteer for 2015 AARP State Andrus Award

Posted on 05/1/2015 by | AARP Nebraska | Comments

AARP Nebraska is seeking nominations for its 2015 AARP State Andrus Award for Community Service, which honors age 50-plus Nebraskans who are sharing their experience, talent and skills to enrich the lives of their community members. “We want to recognize Nebraskans age 50 and older who are using what they’ve learned in life to make a difference in the lives around them,” said Robin Szwanek, community outreach director with AARP Nebraska. Nebraska’s Andrus Award recipient will be honored with a …

AARP Discount on Omaha Storm Chasers Game May 6

Posted on 04/29/2015 by | AARP Nebraska | Comments

Baseball season is in full swing. Join us on Wednesday, May 6, at Werner Park as the Omaha Storm Chasers take on the Round Rock Express. Werner Park is located at 12356 Ballpark Way in Papillion, NE. Doors open to the public at 10 a.m. and the game starts at 11:05 a.m. We are pleased to offer baseball fans a special AARP member discount to the game. Box seats are $8 for AARP members and their guests. Mention “Senior Day” …

AARP disappointed in Senators’ vote on ‘Seniors Amendment’

Posted on 04/15/2015 by | AARP Nebraska | Comments

Last night the U.S. Senate voted on the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) of 2015 (H.R. 2) that permanently replaces the Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula used to calculate reimbursements to physicians under Medicare. The Senate also voted on the Cardin-Vitter “Seniors’ Amendment” which was a Key Vote for AARP. AARP applauds the momentous bipartisan Senate vote on MACRA to repeal and replace the flawed SGR formula with an improved payment system. AARP has long advocated for a …

Property taxes getting you down?

Posted on 03/20/2015 by | AARP Nebraska | Comments

Thousands of older Nebraskans qualify for a break on their property taxes but may not know it. AARP Nebraska urges homeowners age 65 plus to take a close look at the homestead exemption since the law was changed in 2014 to cover more people. The Nebraska Legislature last year approved a measure extending property tax relief to an estimated 20,000 more homeowners age 65 and over and increased the amount of relief for an additional 10,000 people. The changes are …