New State Issues Blog From AARP's National Office

New State Issues Blog From AARP’s National Office

Posted on 02/17/2014 by | AARP Utah | Comments

About AARP AARP is fighting for older Americans and their families in states across the country, focused on the key issues they are facing, front-and-center, in their daily lives.  Our state advocacy work is driven by AARP’s state offices – located in every state, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin Islands – where we work with governors, state legislators, other policymakers and in collaboration with numerous community partners.  In 2014 AARP is focusing on: Supporting Family Caregivers AARP is …

Share Your GLBT Story as Part of SAGE Utah

Share Your GLBT Story as Part of SAGE Utah

Posted on 10/1/2013 by | AARP Utah | Comments

About AARP     As a GLBT individual, do you have a segment-of-life LGBT story you would like to share? Your story could be centered around a variety of themes, such as coming out, self-acceptance, authenticity, multiculturalism, aging, relationships, isolation, survival, parenting, and many, many others.  WHAT is SAGE STORY? SAGE Utah, a program of the Utah Pride Center has been selected to participate as one of three major SAGE affiliates in SAGE STORY. SAGE Story is a national digital storytelling program for …

AARP's Mission and Vision

AARP’s Mission and Vision

Posted on 06/26/2013 by | AARP Utah | Comments

About AARP AARP’s mission and vision encompasses all we do from our national office as well as each state office.  We strive to emulate the goals of our founder, Ethel Percy Andus. Our Mission Statement: AARP enhances the quality of life for all as we age.  We champion positive social change and deliver value through advocacy, information, and service. Our Vision Statement: A society in which all people live with dignity and purpose, and fulfill their goals and dreams.   AARP Utah …

Contact Us

Contact Us

Posted on 04/5/2013 by | AARP Utah | Comments

About AARP AARP Utah has 211,000 members, with volunteer leaders in ten different regions encompassing the entire state.  We have one “brick and mortar” office in the state but are ready to serve you wherever you live in Utah. Our address is: 6975 Union Park Center Suite 320 Midvale, UT  84047       Our staff includes: Alan Ormsby, State Director  801-567-2641  aormsby@aarp.org Jill Duke, Outreach Director  801-567-2642  jduke@aarp.org Laura Polacheck, Communications Director  801-567-2643  lpolacheck@aarp.org Danny Harris, Advocacy Director  801-567-2650  djharris@aarp.org Gail …

AARP Utah Begins Collaboration with Communidadas Unidas

AARP Utah Begins Collaboration with Communidadas Unidas

Posted on 02/22/2013 by | AARP Utah | Comments

About AARP One of AARP’s primary goals is to better serve multi-cultural markets across the country, and therefore is reaching out to communities that may not be familiar with the resources the organization has to offer.  Toward that end, AARP Utah has begun a collaboration with Communidadas Unidas to discuss ways we can partner together in 2013. Many organizations do not realize that AARP offers many of its publications in Spanish, so this partnership is an opportunity for Communidadas Unidas to share …

New AARP Utah State President and Executive Council Members Appointed

New AARP Utah State President and Executive Council Members Appointed

Posted on 01/10/2013 by | AARP Utah | Comments

About AARP AARP Utah is pleased to announce the appointment of our new State President and four new Executive Council members.  Dr. Nancy McCormick, a lifelong Salt Lake City resident, is our new State President and formerly served as an Executive Council member.  After earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the University of Utah, a Masters Degree in History from the University of Iowa, and a Ph.D. in Educational Administration from the University of Utah in 1996, she served as a …