Join us in the Effort to Fight Back against Fraud!

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Identity theft, investment fraud and scams rob millions of Americans of their hard-earned money every year, and every day criminals become more sophisticated. You can be part of the effort to fight back against fraud! Through AARP Fraud Watch Network, AARP is arming Americans with the tools they need to spot and avoid fraud and scams so they can protect themselves and their families. Sign up NOW to join a call on April 27 with AARP DC and fraud prevention …

Keep in the Know – Get Social with AARP DC on Social Media

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Do you tweet? Is Facebook your friend? Connect with AARP DC on social media to keep up with the latest news and events in the District of Columbia! Check out our Facebook page to find out about upcoming events across all 8 wards, and see the latest tips, tools and resources on issues that matter.  Like and share our posts to help spread helpful information. Follow us on Twitter @AARPDC to get up-to-the-minute updates and live reports from AARP events.  …

Your Voice Matters! Help Make D.C. a Great City for All Ages

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Age-Friendly DC is a coordinated, comprehensive, and collective-action effort with the goal of ensuring that the District of Columbia is a great place for all ages to live, work and play! As a DC resident, you have a say in building a better future for the city. What has improved in your community? What concerns you? We want to hear from you! Please RSVP here for an upcoming listening session in your community. As a DC resident, you have a …

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Providing Free Tax Assistance and Preparation in D.C.

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Now through April 18, 2017, AARP Foundation is providing free tax assistance and preparation through its Tax-Aide program. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service, offering tax preparation help to anyone – AARP members and non-members alike – who cannot afford a tax preparation service. Since 1968, Tax-Aide has helped nearly 50 million low- to moderate-income taxpayers. Just check out this data from 2016… Over 3,600 people in the District of Columbia were assisted …

Medicare is a Promise We Need to Keep

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At AARP, we believe Medicare is a deal with the American people that must not be broken. Thankfully, President Trump repeatedly said throughout his campaign that he would not allow changes to this vital program. “I am going to protect and save your Social Security and your Medicare,” he told voters. “You made a deal a long time ago.” More than 72,000 D.C. residents receive Medicare coverage now, and another 110,829 will be eligible for Medicare in the next 15 …

AARP DC Volunteer Leader Opportunities

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AARP DC strives to ensure that older adults and their families in the District of Columbia live their best lives. Are you interested in using your skills and talents to serve your community? AARP DC needs your service as a volunteer Ward Coordinator! AARP District of Columbia Ward Coordinators serve as the lead volunteer in his or her assigned Ward and as an advisor to the AARP DC Associate State Director. Volunteer opportunities are available in Wards 1, 2, 3 …