Come Experience Life@50+ in Miami!

Posted on 10/24/2014 by | AARP National | Comments

Tennessee Join us May 14-16, 2015 in sunny Miami, Florida for AARP’s annual event & expo, Life@50+. With sessions featuring today’s most interesting thinkers and experts in Health & Wellness, Money & Work, Technology & Innovation and Travel & Culture, along with nightly entertainment and a jam-packed exhibit floor, there is something for everyone! Life@50+ strives to create an experience that reflects the personality of today’s AARP – informative, educational, exciting, entertaining and fun! Registration is just $35 for AARP Members, …

UPCOMING EVENTS

Posted on 10/20/2014 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

Events | Tennessee   What we do might surprise you. We’re all about real possibilities. To find out more about the events or activities below, please visit our discounts page OR contact us at tnaarp@aarp.org.   NOVEMBER 11/11  AARP Tek Session, Nashville, 11 am – 1 pm (Register HERE) 11/11 AARP Fraud Watch Network Kick Off for Prospective Volunteers, Nashville, 1:30 pm – 4 pm (Register HERE) 11/11  – 11/13 Volunteer Leadership Summit, Nashville (invitation only) 11/15 Shredding event at Walgreens in Crossville, …

Ready for Retirement: Tools to Achieve Peace of Mind

Posted on 10/7/2014 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

Money & Work | Tennessee From our October 7 telephone town hall with volunteer Donna Dean, below are Ten Steps to help YOU Get Ready for Retirement as well as the other resources discussed on the call. 1. Define Your Retirement 2. Take Stock of Your “Assets” 3. Evaluate Your Health — Now 4. Determine When to Collect Social Security (Here’s a hint: Later Is Better!)- www.aarp.org/socialsecuritybenefits. 5.  Network through Social Media and Other Methods 6. Decide How Much You Want (or Need) to Work-  www.aarp.org/jobs. 7. Create a Retirement Budget- www.aarp.org/retirementcalculator. 8. Find …

Helping Hands: Current Volunteer Opportunities

Posted on 10/1/2014 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

About AARP | Tennessee | Volunteering     Did you know that we have more volunteers working with AARP in Tennessee than in any state except New York?  Wow, this truly is the Volunteer State! Members and friends are working with us statewide to make our communities more livable for people of all ages, provide resources for folks caring for loved ones and raise awareness about fraud and scams.  Below, you’ll find even more ways to help! CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES   Congressional District Leaders We are looking for folks …

Radio Show Gives Caregivers a Voice

Posted on 10/1/2014 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Health & Wellbeing | Home & Family | Tennessee Radio host and AARP volunteer Peter Rosenberger has this to say about caregivers: “If you live long enough, you’ll need one. If you love someone, you’ll be one.” Caring for a frail loved one takes a lot of energy and compassion, and through a radio show sponsored by AARP Tennessee, Rosenberger, 51, offers a voice and a listening ear to family caregivers. He has been his wife’s caregiver for 30 years, helping her through 78 operations, the amputation of both …

DISCOUNTS ACROSS OUR STATE

Posted on 09/20/2014 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

About AARP | Events | Local Resources | Tennessee 2014 Discounts – Brought to you by your AARP Tennessee State Office: Bays Mountain, Kingsport – FREE park admission all season!  AARP Day is June 5 and exhibits are FREE all day! McClung Museum, Knoxville – FREE museum admission AARP Day July 12 with free activities including a scavenger hunt and free parking Dollywood, Pigeon Forge – Deeply discounted tickets + AARP Day at Dollywood Sept 6 Discounted tickets for admission 9/1/14 – 9/15/14, $38 Adult, $33 Child. On 9/6/14 …