¿Habla AARP?

Posted on 12/1/2014 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Español North Carolina’s Latino population is growing, and AARP is listening—and answering—in Spanish. The AARP state office has programs, information, workshops and publications in Spanish, including the Family Caregivers Resource Guide. In addition, radio talk show aficionados can listen to Sin Fronteras con AARP or Al Dia con AARP, with host Leo Scarpati. Popular topics include how Latinos are using social media; how to manage personal finances and save for retirement; and how to recognize, prevent and report fraud. The number …

Hablamos español

Posted on 12/1/2014 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Español La población hispana de Carolina del Norte aumenta y AARP te escucha y contesta en español. La oficina estatal de AARP te brinda programas, información, talleres y publicaciones en español, incluida la Guía de recursos para los cuidadores familiares. Además, los fanáticos de los programas de opinión de radio pueden escuchar a Leo Scarpati en sus programas Sin Fronteras con AARP o Al Día con AARP. Los temas populares que se discuten incluyen cómo los latinos usan los medios sociales, …

New Study Shows Added Stress Caregivers Face During the Holiday Season, With Nearly Half Citing Financial Concerns

Posted on 11/11/2014 by | AARP North Caroliina | Comments

Español New AARP and Ad Council PSAs highlight the changing roles of caregivers, offer tools and resources for support WASHINGTON — In an effort to support the 42 million caregivers in the U.S. who are caring for parents and older loved ones and to illustrate the complexity of this relationship, AARP and the Ad Council are unveiling a new suite of public service advertisements (PSAs), including ads specifically designed to reach the Hispanic community, as an extension of their national Caregiver …

Life Reimagined in the Queen City

Posted on 08/14/2014 by | AARP North Carolina | Comments

Español CHARLOTTE – With people living longer and redefining traditional notions of aging and retirement, a new life stage has emerged. Today, many people in their 50s, 60s and beyond are choosing to add these years in the middle versus tacking them on later in a “wind down stage.” For many, this new life stage is strengthened by years of experience, accumulated knowledge and wisdom, and feelings of optimism for the possibilities ahead. AARP’s new Life Reimagined program is a first-of-its-kind …

Sprinting Since the Spring: AARP Charlotte in 2013

Posted on 12/12/2013 by | AARP North Carolina | Comments

Español In the spring of 2013, AARP North Carolina began building a new, permanent base in the Queen City to help develop new initiatives that would aid people 50+ to live their lives to the fullest. Two full time staff – Michael Olender and Leo Scarpati – spent the year laying a foundation on which to build a range of new local initiatives that would be felt across all areas that are important to older North Carolinians. Here’s a peek at …

AARP North Carolina Contact Information

Posted on 08/16/2013 by | AARP North Caroliina | Comments

Español Address: 1511 Sunday Drive, Suite 312 Raleigh, NC 27607   Main toll-free number: (866) 389-5650 Main toll-free number Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00AM to 5:00PM Eligibility: Age 50 and older Fees: Annual membership of $16.00 per person; local chapters may charge an additional small fee–one fee will cover two adults if in same household. Call to join or sign up online. Service Area: North Carolina AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, with a national membership of more than 37 million, including 1.1 …