It’s easy to contact AARP Georgia

Posted on 06/20/2014 by | AARP GA | Comments

About AARP         AARP Georgia serves the state of Georgia from its headquarters in Midtown Atlanta. Our offices are open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. You can find us at: 999 Peachtree Street, N.E., Suite 1100 Atlanta, GA 30309 Map It! Phone: 866-295-7281 Fax: 404-815-7940 Or email us at: gaAARP@aarp.org Members of the news media can contact: Serena Garcia, 404-870-3788, sgarcia@aarp.org Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

PLEASE READ: VERY IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM AARP

Posted on 05/2/2014 by | AARP Georgia | Comments

About AARP An incorrect phone number was included for the AARP Georgia state office in our New Member Welcome Kit and possibly in other materials. AARP included the incorrect number in the New Member Welcome Kit which was sent by mail between December 2013 and April 2014. We apologize for this error and any inconvenience it may have caused. The correct phone number for AARP Georgia is 866-295-7281. Please use this number when attempting to reach AARP Georgia. If you have any …

Documentary Showcases Senior Hunger

Posted on 12/15/2013 by | AARP Georgia | Comments

About AARP        Join us for live viewings in Macon and Chamblee of Senior Hunger in Georgia, a 30-minute, made-for-TV documentary detailing the plight of the hungry. Told in a series of short interviews, a mix of aid recipients, SNAP coordinators, government officials and food bank operators outline the severity and persistence of the problem, which remains unabated even as the economy slowly recovers, and covers what’s being done to assist.        “Hunger remains a major problem in Georgia, especially for older …

AARP Gives Regulators 2,750 Signatures Opposing Georgia Power rate request

Posted on 11/25/2013 by | AARP Georgia | Comments

About AARP AARP Georgia today presented petitions with more than 2,750 signatures to the Georgia Public Service Commission, telling the commissioners that they oppose Georgia Power’s request to raise their rates for the fourth time in four years. Georgia Power recently reduced their rate request from more than a cumulative $1 billion over three years to approximately half that. In addition, they said they were willing to have their allowed profit trimmed from 11.15% to 10.95%. Still, AARP Georgia says it is …

Raise Your Voice So They Don’t Raise Your Rates

Posted on 11/14/2013 by | AARP Georgia | Comments

About AARP               Keep it up!  Your complaints have caused Georgia Power to reduce its most recent rate hike request by 40%.  But the resulting 3 year rate increase would still increase average bills each year for the next three years. And Georgia Power’s allowed profit would still be higher than the national average for utilities   There is still more to cut, and AARP needs your help.           While thousands of Georgians are still struggling to recover from the recession, Georgia …

Volunteer Gary Cecil Awarded Prestigious Andrus Award

Posted on 11/7/2013 by | AARP Georgia | Comments

About AARP Gary Cecil has been selected to receive the 2013 AARP Georgia Andrus Award for Community Service — the Association’s most prestigious and visible state volunteer award for community service. AARP Georgia selected Gary Cecil for his remarkable service, which has greatly benefited his community, supported AARP’s vision and mission and inspired other volunteers. Gary Cecil has donated more than 1,000 hours to AARP Georgia community events, leading others through his unfailing dedication to improving life for those over 50. His …