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Volunteer Training for Program Leaders: “Life Reimagined – Discovering Your New Possibilities”

Posted on 01/20/2015 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

Be Trained to Lead Workshops in Your Area! Do you have experience leading groups and/or enjoy facilitating dialogue between people in an informal setting?  If so, AARP has a volunteer opportunity available in Virginia which may be of interest to you. We are currently seeking ten Life Reimagined Guides who will set up and host workshops in targeted areas within the state. These free 2-hour workshops are designed to help individuals considering their life’s direction and purpose. The workshops typically …

AARP Fraud Watch Volunteers Needed!

Posted on 01/20/2015 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

            AARP is arming Virginians with the tools they need to spot and avoid fraud and scams so they can protect themselves and their families. AARP launched the Fraud Watch Network — a campaign to fight identity theft and fraud and give you access to information about how to protect yourself and your family and friends. Con artists don’t care how hard you worked.  They steal billions from Americans like you every year. We’re fighting …

28th Annual Caregivers Conference, 11/11/2014, Alexandria, VA

Posted on 10/8/2014 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

28th Annual Caregivers Conference – Caregiving: Taking a Closer Look Presented by the Northern Virginia Dementia Care Consortium Tuesday, November 11th 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. First Baptist Church of Alexandria 2932 King Street, Alexandria , VA 22302 This year’s keynote speaker will be Doctor Paul Nussbaum, Ph.D., ABPP, a board-certified clinical psychologist specializing in neuropsychology. He is the Founder and President of Brain Health Center, Inc. that integrates mind-body-spiritual wellness with clinical approaches for a holistic program to overall balance and brain …

America’s PrepareAthon! For Emergency Preparedness

Posted on 09/8/2014 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

A Majority of Americans Haven’t Practiced Emergency Preparedness America’s PrepareAthon! Campaign offers specific actions to prepare for a disaster A recent survey conducted by the Federal Emergency Management Agency found that nearly 70 percent of Americans have not participated in a preparedness drill or exercise, aside from a fire drill, at their workplace, school, or home in the past two years. Knowing what to do in the event of a disaster or emergency is the message of the America’s PrepareAthon!, …

Fairfax County Presents…

Posted on 08/20/2014 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

How Well Can You Provide Your Health Care Information? Would you be able to provide your critical health care information to a new doctor, physical therapist or an emergency responder? The key to answering these questions accurately is creating and maintaining a personal health care record. This is why Fairfax County’s Long Term Care Coordinating Committee is hosting these free presentations on how to do this. Wednesday, September 10, 1-2:30 p.m. George Mason Regional Library 7001 Little River Turnpike, Annandale …