Free Screening of Beatriz at Dinner

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2017-11-08T14:42:38+00:00">November 8, 2017</time> by AARP Delaware

  AARP’s entertainment content and offerings are diverse, contemporary and designed to appeal to Delawareans like you.  We know what you’re looking for when you want to have fun.  Movies for Grownups®, highlights movies that reflect the hopes, dreams, and experiences of moviegoers, and continues to provide relevancy to people 50+ by helping them enjoy their personal time more. Our next free movie in the Movies for Grownups lineup is Beatriz at Dinner. Beatriz (Salma Hayek,) an immigrant from a …

Delaware Community Leaders Celebrated in Newest Title to AARP’s Where We Live: Communities for All Ages

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2017-10-30T15:06:09+00:00">October 30, 2017</time> by AARP Delaware

The creative work of two community leaders in Delaware is showcased in AARP’s Where We Live: Communities for All Ages series, now available for free. This edition shares new and inspiring solutions from community leaders across the nation who are responding to the most pressing needs of aging populations and are creating better environments where residents of all ages can thrive, including how Delaware leaders Robin Christiansen, Mayor of Dover and Steve Elkins, Executive Director of CAMP Rehoboth, are addressing …

Enjoy Better Health and Prevent Diabetes

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-10-30T14:55:57+00:00">October 30, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-11-20T15:33:10+00:00">November 20, 2017</time> by AARP Delaware

Join AARP and the YMCA for a Celebration of Better Health and Wellness at the Bear/Glasgow YMCA on Tuesday, November 28 for healthy fun, games and even a cooking demonstration. You will hear testimonials from individuals who have improved their health with the YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program. Gain valuable information about healthy food choices, exercise and resources. Tuesday, November 28, 2017 Event: 10 a.m. – noon Walking Group: noon – 1 p.m. Bear/Glasgow YMCA 351 George Williams Way Newark, DE …

John Walsh of Lewes is the 2017 Andrus Award Recipient

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-10-26T16:04:55+00:00">October 26, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-10-30T11:34:42+00:00">October 30, 2017</time> by AARP Delaware

John Walsh of Lewes has been selected by AARP, the nonprofit organization for people 50 and older, to receive the 2017 AARP Delaware Andrus Award for Community Service — the Association’s most prestigious and visible state volunteer award for community service. AARP Delaware selected John Walsh as the recipient for his remarkable service to issues that affect older Delawareans. He has been a dedicated volunteer with AARP for more than 10 years and his contributions are innumerable. John Walsh was …

Enjoy a free screening of La La Land

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-10-05T16:13:33+00:00">October 5, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-10-05T16:18:30+00:00">October 5, 2017</time> by AARP Delaware

Join Us for a Free Screening of La La Land You and a guest are invited to a free screening of “La La Land” starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone. Meet AARP staff, volunteers, and other members during the event and be sure to stop by the AARP table to learn more about what AARP is doing in your community to help everyone 50+ to live life to the fullest. Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) and Mia (Emma Stone) are drawn together …

Walk4Health in Delaware

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-10-04T10:00:00+00:00">October 4, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-10-17T16:02:25+00:00">October 17, 2017</time> by AARP Delaware

The kick-off season of Walk4Health begins in October! We are excited to invite you to join us this year at one or all of walks that we have designed for you! Walk4Health is a collaborative community walking program brought to you by AARP and the YMCA of Delaware. Our goal is to promote healthy behaviors in a fun, social environment.  Walks take place in downtown Wilmington. Our starting point is the lobby of the Central YMCA in Wilmington. Each walk …

Be empowered to prevent diabetes

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-10-03T11:16:05+00:00">October 3, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-10-16T11:14:20+00:00">October 16, 2017</time> by AARP Delaware

AARP Delaware and the YMCA of Delaware have teamed up to deliver health education and diabetes prevention, aimed at improving the health and well-being of Delawareans age 50+ and their families.  The partnership is part of a national effort, whereby the two organizations will work together to reach a variety of cultures and communities with information about preventing diabetes and staying healthy. According to the YMCA, you may be at risk for prediabetes or diabetes if you have 2 or …

Scam Alert: Equifax Data Breach

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2017-09-29T14:32:47+00:00">September 29, 2017</time> by AARP Delaware

In the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, and Maria, charity scams are coming at us by text, email, phone and social media. Scammers look to take advantage of our desire to help victims. If you plan to donate, make sure your money is going to the right place. Check Charity Navigator (www.charitynavigator.org), Charity Watch (www.charitywatch.org) and Give.org to verify names and organizations before opening your heart – and wallet. Be a fraud fighter!  If you can spot a scam, …

Delaware has eliminated the Sr. Prescription Assistance Program. Learn more

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-09-21T14:40:14+00:00">September 21, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-09-29T13:06:39+00:00">September 29, 2017</time> by AARP Delaware

The State of Delaware has eliminated the Senior Prescription Assistance Program due to cuts in the budget approved this past July. The State sent a letter to each senior who had been receiving assistance through the program, telling them the program was ending. The letter also explained that seniors who were losing the state benefit had the option to switch to a Part D prescription plan with a lower premium. Many people who lost this state benefit are also eligible …

On Tap with AARP Delaware

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-09-15T17:58:34+00:00">September 15, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-09-15T18:00:51+00:00">September 15, 2017</time> by AARP Delaware

Do you know AARP? What we do might surprise you! Join us for refreshments and hors d’oeuvres and learn more about expanding your possibilities in life at any age. WHEN: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 5 – 7 PM WHERE:  CAMP Rehoboth 37 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 RSVP (required) 1-877-926-8300