The Affordable Care Act, Find Out How it Affects You on September 19

Posted on 08/27/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Events Do you know how the Affordable Care Act affects you? Join AARP Arizona’s own David Parra, Director of Community Outreach, for a free presentation on Friday, September 19 from 10:45-11:30 A.M. The presentation will be held at the Peoria Community Center, 8335 W. Jefferson, Peoria, AZ 85345. For more information, please call (623) 733-7921.

Free Presentation on AARP’s Fraud Watch Network, September 3

Posted on 08/25/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Events Join AARP Arizona for a free presentation on AARP’s Fraud Watch Network. Learn about identity theft and fraud and how to protect yourself. Get up to date on the latest scams in your area. When: Wednesday, September 3, 11:00 A.M. -12:00 P.M. Where: Goelet A.C. Beuff Senior Center, 3435 W. Pinnacle Peak Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85027 For more information, please call (602) 534-9743.

Cyber Seniors Documentary Helps to Bring Seniors into the Digital Age

Posted on 08/25/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Events On September 8, AARP Arizona and Pima Community College will host a free screening of Cyber Seniors, a documentary that promotes tech-literacy amongst an aging population through intergenerational collaboration. AARP Arizona and Pima Community College joins countless organizations nationwide that are hosting screenings of Cyber Seniors to promote tech-literacy and provide a community-based forum for sharing information and support. “We’re excited about the upcoming screening,” said Maria Ramirez-Trillo, AARP Arizona Associate State Director of Community Outreach. “We think Cyber Seniors …

Plus 50 Career and Job Fair for Job Seekers who are 50+

Posted on 08/25/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Events AARP Arizona is among several community sponsors of the upcoming “Plus 50 Career and Job Fair” for mature workers. It will be hosted at Pima Community College in their West Campus’ Aztec Gymnasium. The job fair will be open to all job seekers who are age 50+. Come join us and meet dozens of employers in the Tucson area who are actively recruiting! Private interview spaces will also be available for possible on-site interviews. The “Plus 50 Career and Job …

AARP Arizona Presents a Mexican-American History Event, September 24

Posted on 08/21/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Events Are you a history buff?  AARP Arizona will be hosting the latest in its series of educational presentations about Phoenix area history this September. Come and have coffee and doughnuts and learn about the rich Mexican-American heritage of the City of Phoenix on Wednesday, September 24 at the AARP Arizona state office. Phoenix native and local author Frank Barrios will talk about the history of the Mexican-American community dating back to the founding of the City of Phoenix in 1868. Learn how, …

Yuma Volunteers Needed for AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Program 2015 Filing Season

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

Arizona | Volunteering AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is currently seeking volunteers who could help with the program in Yuma during the upcoming 2015 tax-filing season. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide provides free tax preparation to those who are from low to moderate income, primarily focusing on those who are age 50+. The program is the largest free, volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance service in the country. “People don’t need to have any previous tax preparation experience to volunteer with Tax-Aide,” says Frank Perazelli, AARP Foundation Tax-Aide …