How Does the Affordable Care Act Affect You? Find Out on December 16

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

Events AARP Arizona will host a free presentation on the Affordable Care Act (ACA). 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. When: Tuesday, December 16, 10:00-11:00 a.m. Where: Devonshire Senior Center 2802 E. Devonshire Ave., Phoenix, AZ For more information, please call the Devonshire Senior Center at  (602) 262-7807.

Free Presentation: ABCD’s of Medicare, December 13

Posted on 12/10/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Events AARP Arizona hosts a free presentation on the ABCD’s of Medicare in the East Valley this December. An AARP trained volunteer presenter will go over the differences between Medicare parts A, B, and D, helping attendees to make a more well-informed decision in the future. This free presentation will take place on Saturday, December 13 from 10:00-11:30 a.m. at the Gilbert Public Library, located at 775 N. Greenfield Road. For more information on this free presentation, please call the Gilbert …

Family Caregivers Convene at Phoenix Forum

Posted on 12/5/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Events Over 100 people attended a recent Family Caregivers Forum in Phoenix hosted by AARP Arizona in which local experts provided helpful information about the challenges caregivers face. An estimated 855,000 adults in Arizona are currently acting as family caregivers to an aging parent, relative or friend. On average, they spend 818 million hours a year in their caregiving roles. “AARP hosted the forum in an effort to provide information to support family caregivers who are helping loved ones stay at …

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 …

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, …