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Senator Thomas Alexander named Capitol Caregiver

Posted on 03/19/2015 by | AARP South Carolina | Comments

A South Carolina Senator was honored by AARP recently for his work to support South Carolina family caregivers in 2014. AARP SC State Director Teresa Arnold made the surprise announcement to Senator Thomas Alexander (R-Oconee) during the organization’s legislative breakfast. Senator Alexander is a part of a bipartisan group of 46 state legislators and three governors from 19 states who were recognized. These elected officials have advanced policies to help family caregivers who are making it possible for older Americans …

Baseball is Back at the Beach

Posted on 03/16/2015 by | AARP South Carolina | Comments

Join AARP South Carolina and the Myrtle Beach Pelicans during nine games of Caregiving Bingo! You’ll play it just like the traditional game but with a baseball twist. Scoring is based on one of 24 events listed on the front of the card such as a double hit, stolen base, or strikeout! There will be plenty of prizes and giveaways for the winners. If you are a caregiver or know someone who is, there will an information table inside the …

Ethics Reform: Good Government for South Carolina

Posted on 02/25/2015 by | AARP South Carolina | Comments

It is urgent and important that you contact your Senator now to save ethics reform in South Carolina! Tell your Senator that: • You are his/her constituent; and that • real ethics reform with independent investigation of everyone including legislators is very important to you, and that • the Senate support truly independent investigation of ethics complaints. • Urge the Senate to reconsider S1 and forward it to the House with real independent investigation. Please call 1-844-250-5544 and urge your …

Fight Back Against Fraud and Scams

Posted on 11/17/2014 by | AARP South Carolina | Comments

Utility customers here in South Carolina and across the country are being affected by phone scams, and we want you to be aware and prepared are being affected by phone scams, and we want you to be aware and prepared. Customers have reported instances of individuals portraying themselves as utility employees over the phone and warning them that they’re late on their utility bill or might need a new meter. The scammer then says that their service will be cut …

AARP South Carolina at the Fair

Posted on 08/2/2014 by | AARP South Carolina | Comments

Join AARP South Carolina at the State Fair on Wednesday, October 15 from 9 am – 3 pm for information you can use. We’ll also have Life Reimagined sessions scheduled, have your photo taken with our Flat people and a “Speak Out” stage for invited candidates on the November ballot.  Watch this page for additional information.

Life Reimagined on the Road!

Posted on 07/30/2014 by | AARP South Carolina | Comments

It’s a lot of purple. It’s AARP South Carolina’s new way of sharing the message of Life Reimagined! This special wrapped car will ride the highways and back roads of South Carolina for the next few months sharing the message of Life Reimagined.  Part of Life Reimiagined allows you to experience a “check up” and help you plan your “what’s next” or discover your hidden talents and skills.  For a class click here