Join AARP on April 2 to find your “what’s next!”

Posted on 03/19/2014 by | AARP Delaware | Comments

About AARP Do you ever wonder what could be, or what’s next? Then you’ll want to join AARP Delaware at the 55+ Expo on April 2 for a special Life Reimagined checkup with a trained facilitator. The Expo is Delaware’s premier event for Delawareans of all ages. More than 100 exhibitors will offer cooking classes and tastings, wellness check-ups, financial advice, volunteer opportunities and more! Life Reimagined is a multidimensional platform designed for adapting to new aging challenges and possibilities. Today’s 50-plus …

AARP Delaware seeks an intern for 2014

Posted on 01/16/2014 by | AARP Delaware | Comments

About AARP Do you want to gain valuable experience with a world-class organization that works to ensure all people live with dignity and purpose? Then you might want to read on…. AARP in Delaware enhances the quality of life for all as we age. We champion positive social change and deliver value through advocacy, information and service. The AARP motto is “To serve, not to be served.” We’re seeking an intern for 2014. The candidate will be an undergraduate or graduate student with …

 Protecting Manufactured Homeowners in Delaware

Protecting Manufactured Homeowners in Delaware

Posted on 07/25/2013 by | AARP Delaware | Comments

About AARP         Delaware State Legislature passes Senate Bill 33 to protect Manufactured Homeowners   Wilmington, DE – AARP Delaware applauds the Delaware State Legislature for passing Senate Bill 33, relating to manufactured homes and communities. AARP supported the bill as it moved through the legislative process. Manufactured housing is an affordable and accessible option to allow Delawareans to successfully age in place.   According to the bill, if a manufactured home community landowner desires to raise the rent …

AARP Supports Legislation to Crack Down on Fraud, Waste and Abuse in Medicare and Medicaid

Posted on 06/7/2013 by | AARP Delaware | Comments

About AARP FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 5, 2013 CONTACT: Allyson Funk @allyfunk or @AARPmedia 202-434-2560 or media@aarp.org                                                                                    AARP Supports Legislation to Crack Down on Fraud, Waste and Abuse in Medicare and Medicaid  WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Today, AARP sent the following letter in support of the newly proposed Preventing and Reducing Improper Medicare Expenditures (PRIME) Act, legislation that seeks to curb fraud, waste and abuse in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. June 5, 2013 Dear Senators Carper and Coburn/Dear Representatives …

Rep. Longhurst joins AARP for a discussion on aging in Delaware

Rep. Longhurst joins AARP for a discussion on aging in Delaware

Posted on 04/25/2013 by | AARP Delaware | Comments

About AARP AARP Leadership convened this week in Wilmington, Delaware to discuss issues affecting older Delawareans statewide. Delaware is aging faster than most states and a need exists to ensure the state’s aging population will age with independence and success.  The team from AARP’s Mideast region consists of top leaders from Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Michigan, Indiana and Kentucky. Regional Vice President Rawle Andrews also provided strategic direction to the discussion. On the last day of the meeting, House Majority Leader Valerie …

AARP Foundation Gives Grant to Food Bank of Delaware

Posted on 04/11/2013 by | AARP Delaware | Comments

About AARP MEDIA ADVISORY Wilmington, DE, April 11, 2013 – AARP Foundation will present $5,000 to the Food Bank of Delaware in support of their efforts to alleviate and eliminate hunger among Delawareans. The grant is part of Drive to End Hunger, AARP Foundation’s multi-year national effort to raise awareness and funds to help end hunger among people age 50+ in America.  In the last decade, the number of senior adults at risk of going hungry has increased 79 percent nationwide – …