AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Locator

Posted on 01/22/2015 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Local Resources | Money & Work AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free, individualized tax preparation for low-to moderate-income taxpayers – especially those 60 and older – at more than 5,000 locations nationwide.  Find a location near you!


Posted on 01/20/2015 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Events | Home & Family | Money & Work   DENVER, CO – (January 15, 2015) – In response to the growing needs of Colorado’s baby boomers, a series of free public workshops on  “Aging and Retirement Planning Solutions” will be held along the Front Range in 2015.  The events are open to the public.   Space is limited; for reservation information call (303) 468-2820 or visit   JANUARY 26, 10:45am – 12:30pm, Lunch and Learn, catered by Panera Bread: Buck Recreation Center, 2004 Powers Avenue, Littleton, CO 80120 RSVP: …

The Caregiver’s Cairn: New Year, New View

Posted on 01/15/2015 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Health & Wellbeing Blog by Jane Greetings one and all… Happy New Year and welcome back to The Caregiver’s Cairn. I am excited to kick-off the third year of reflections related to the journey of caregiving. Many thanks to those of you who have been frequent visitors to the blog over the past two years. And a warm “hello” to new faces and voices in the crowd. All are welcome! The blog is designed to be a sustaining and empowering guide for caregivers …

AARP CO Life Reimagined 1/2 Marathon Contest

Posted on 01/15/2015 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Events | Health & Wellbeing Have you dreamed of running a ½ marathon, but don’t know how to start?  Are you a creative writer and willing to share your experience?  Then check out our Life Reimagined ½ Marathon Contest!  Enter and win the chance to have your entrance fee paid for the Colfax ½  Marathon!  * Winner will receive an entrance to the Colfax ½ marathon, a one on one session and have a personalized gait analysis with UberSense and unlimited email access to a …

AARP 2015 Colorado Legislative Priorities

Posted on 01/9/2015 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Advocacy | Colorado Colorado’s 65+ population will increase by 123 percent between 2010 and 2030. Meanwhile, services for older Coloradans remain sorely underfunded. In light of staggering older population growth and funding inadequate to meet future needs, AARP alerted members of the Colorado legislature about its 2015 legislative agenda. Caregiving and keeping older adults in their homes and independent top the list of AARP priorities. “We are excited to work with Rep. Steve Lebsock and Sen. Larry Crowder on legislation to increase the Older Coloradans …

Students Deliver Hi-Tech Lessons

Posted on 01/9/2015 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Events Ever wish you knew just a little bit more about your lap-top, e-reader/tablet, or cell phone to get more out of it? How about e-mail, Facebook, or Twitter? Would you like someone to sit down with you and explain what they are and how they work? AARP Colorado wants you to get your questions answered so you can have a satisfying online experience. Therefore, AARP has joined forces with a handful of Universities and high schools to host free Mentor-Up events, …