Free Presentations on Social Security, December 2 & 3

Posted on 11/24/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Events Do you know everything you need to about Social Security? When can you begin to collect your benefits and how much can you expect? Whether you’re retired or not, understanding how the Social Security system works is important. Join AARP Arizona for one of our two free presentations on this important topic. Our knowledgeable presenter will give an hour long presentation going over the Social Security system on Tuesday, December 2 from 3:00-4:00 p.m. at the Century Public Library, located …

AARP Arizona Hosts Painting Party, Dec. 16

Posted on 11/19/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Events AARP Arizona hosts a holiday painting party at Pinot’s Palette this December. Come and uncover your inner artist with this unique two-hour event. Get inspired by a local artist who will guide you step-by-step through a featured painting!  All painting supplies will be provided with registration, and refreshments will be served. The best part? You’ll be able to leave with your own holiday masterpiece!   When: Tuesday, December 16, 1:00-3:00 p.m. Where: Pinot’s Palette 10625 N. Tatum Blvd, Suite D142 Phoenix, Arizona …

Learn How to Protect Yourself from Fraud, Free Presentation on November 18

Posted on 11/14/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Events Do you know con artists’ tactics? Do you keep up to date with the latest scams in your area? Join AARP Arizona for a free presentation on our AARP Fraud Watch Network. Learn tips and tricks to protect yourself from ID theft and fraud. Find out about our Fraud Watch Network’s monthly Watchdog alerts and how you can sign up today for free. When: Tuesday, November 18 10:00-11:00 a.m. Where: Devonshire Senior Center 2802 E. Devonshire Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85016

AARP Arizona Hosts Mexican-American History Event, December 10

Posted on 11/12/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Events Calling all history buffs!  AARP Arizona will be hosting the latest in its series of educational presentations about Phoenix area history this December. Attendees will enjoy light refreshments while learning about the rich Mexican-American heritage of the City of Phoenix on Wednesday, December 10 from 9:00-10:00 a.m. 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. …

Understanding the Affordable Care Act: Two Presentations in Yuma

Posted on 11/12/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Events AARP Arizona will host two free presentation on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in Yuma this weekend. Come and learn about the new health care law and what it means for those with and without health insurance, for those on Medicare and for small business owners. The first presentation will be held on Friday, November 14 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Main Public Library, 2951 South 21st Drive in Yuma. For more information on this free presentation, …

AARP Hosts Family Caregivers Forum on November 19

Posted on 11/7/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Events Arizona is home to over 855,000 caregivers who assist their ill and aging loved ones with daily tasks such as eating, bathing, and dressing. By performing these necessary tasks, caregivers help ensure that their loved ones stay at home—where they belong—while saving Arizona’s Medicaid system an estimated $9 million in long-term care facility charges annually. On Wednesday, November 19th AARP Arizona will host a Family Caregivers Forum. The forum is free and open to public. Lunch is provided with registration. …