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 …

Getting the Most Out of Life

Posted on 11/13/2012 by | AARP North Caroliina | Comments

Español With Multicultural outreach serving as a vital component of AARP efforts to deliver its programs and services, AARP North Carolina is recognizing the organizations best serving the needs of minority populations in the state. At a special awards ceremony in Durham on October 11, AARP honored: The Latino Migration Project, an organization based in Chapel Hill that provides research and educational expertise on Latin American immigration and integration; Triangle Interfaith Alliance – a Raleigh-based organization for people of diverse faiths committed to …