"Learn How to Protect Yourself from Fraud" Event

“Learn How to Protect Yourself from Fraud” Event

Posted on 04/16/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Events Join AARP in Arizona on May 8 in Glendale, Arizona, for a complimentary dinner and free seminar: “Learn How to Protect Yourself from Fraud”. At the event, presenters from AARP and FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority) will provide helpful information and fraud prevention resources.  The seminar will also include an expert panel discussion on ways to safeguard against I.D. theft and scams. “Identity theft and other forms of fraud pose a serious threat in Arizona,” says David Mitchell, AARP Arizona …

Arizona Hosts "Lunch & Learn" May 13 Event

Arizona Hosts “Lunch & Learn” May 13 Event

Posted on 04/16/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Events AARP Arizona will host a “Lunch & Learn” Event on May 13, 2014 at the Arizona State Office of AARP from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. At the event, meet some of our staff and network with other AARP members. During lunch, learn what AARP is doing in your community!  Learn about volunteer opportunities with AARP!  And learn about AARP resources! Seating is limited and registration is required. The AARP Arizona State Office is located at the Peoria Sports Complex …

Learn the Basics of Your Tablet Workshop

Learn the Basics of Your Tablet Workshop

Posted on 04/16/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Events Do you need help with your tablet? Would you like to learn all there is to know about the features of your tablet? This tablet workshop will focus on the functionality of the iPad.* Join us for a free AARP hosted event– “Learn the Basics of Your Tablet” at Rio Salado’s Life Long Learning Center on Friday, May 2, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. A complimentary lunch is included. This event will start with the complimentary lunch with session following. Participants …

AARP SCSEP in Phoenix Seeks Volunteers

AARP SCSEP in Phoenix Seeks Volunteers

Posted on 04/15/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Volunteering AARP is seeking individuals for a new volunteer role called Integration Navigator, located in our AARP Foundation SCSEP office in central Phoenix. AARP has a variety of free programs & services designed to help individuals 50 and older. As a volunteer Integration Navigator, you will work one-on-one with individuals who come into the AARP Foundation SCSEP office. You will help connect them to programs, services, and events that can help them live more full and rewarding lives. Volunteers are needed …

Arizona Life Reimagined Volunteer Lives Life Reimagined

Arizona Life Reimagined Volunteer Lives Life Reimagined

Posted on 04/10/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Volunteering Upon retiring, Sandy Rupp of Glendale, Arizona, “felt a void” in her life and was unsure what to do with all her newly-found free time. Having always admired the work of AARP and its history, she decided to explore the idea of volunteering for the organization. The right opportunity came along in 2013 when Kathy Stevens, an associate state director of community outreach for Arizona AARP offered her the volunteer position of local coordinator for a new pilot called Life …

Smartphone Workshop Offers Better Understanding of Technology

Smartphone Workshop Offers Better Understanding of Technology

Posted on 04/8/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Local Resources About 50 people learned more about their Smartphone at a recent technology workshop hosted by AARP Arizona and the Life Long Learning Center (LLC) in Surprise, Arizona, on March 28.  LLC is part of Rio Salado College. During the 90 minute program, participants learned a variety of techniques to better operate their Smartphone including setting up apps, scheduling calendar items, taking photos and using the internet. “I think people found the information provided by our student instructor very useful,” said …