Are You Driven to Help Others?

Posted on 01/20/2015 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

Virginia | Volunteering Ready to Make a Difference in Virginia? For more than 30 years, AARP Driver Safety has helped drivers improve their driving skills and stay safe on the road. And we couldn’t have done it without our volunteers. Nationwide, nearly 7,000 volunteers instruct, administer and promote the AARP Driver Safety course. AARP Driver Safety volunteers contribute to the safety and well-being of their neighbors and community. Here in Virginia, we are seeking a highly qualified and motivated person to serve as …

Volunteer Training for Program Leaders: “Life Reimagined – Discovering Your New Possibilities”

Posted on 01/20/2015 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

Virginia | Volunteering Be Trained to Lead Workshops in Your Area! Do you have experience leading groups and/or enjoy facilitating dialogue between people in an informal setting?  If so, AARP has a volunteer opportunity available in Virginia which may be of interest to you. We are currently seeking ten Life Reimagined Guides who will set up and host workshops in targeted areas within the state. These free 2-hour workshops are designed to help individuals considering their life’s direction and purpose. The workshops typically …

AARP Fraud Watch Volunteers Needed!

Posted on 01/20/2015 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

Virginia | Volunteering             AARP is arming Virginians with the tools they need to spot and avoid fraud and scams so they can protect themselves and their families. AARP launched the Fraud Watch Network — a campaign to fight identity theft and fraud and give you access to information about how to protect yourself and your family and friends. Con artists don’t care how hard you worked.  They steal billions from Americans like you every year. We’re fighting …

Opera NOVA announces special performance of Cosi fan tutte dedicated to the senior community

Posted on 01/14/2015 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

Events | Health & Wellbeing | Virginia Arlington County Opens Its Doors to Opera NOVA”s First Seniors Special Performance Mozart’s classic, Cosi fan tutte (“Women Are Like That”) considered a masterpiece by experts while many laymen say it is just a ‘silly romp’ will be condensed. This Special Performance for senior citizens will be on Saturday, February 7th at 2 PM— lobby reception to follow –at Gunston 1 Theater 2700 South Lang Street, Arlington, VA. Tickets are only $5 Reserve your ticket today by calling the Opera …

We Need to Talk – Giving Up the Car Keys – seminar leaders available to speak

Posted on 01/12/2015 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

Events | Health & Wellbeing | Home & Family | Local Resources | Virginia | Volunteering Northern Virginia traffic can be a nightmare! Keeping safe on the roads is a concern to all of us, especially those of us with aging parents. How do you know when it’s time for your loved one to limit or stop driving? It’s a tough subject for most families, but it’s a serious matter. Now there’s help. AARP is happy to offer We Need to Talk, a free workshop to help you determine how to assess your loved ones’ driving …

Speakers Available to Talk About Fraud Prevention

Posted on 01/12/2015 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

About AARP | Events | Local Resources | Virginia Protect Yourself from Fraud and Identity Theft Con artists don’t care how hard you worked. They steal billions from Americans like you every year. We’re fighting back with the AARP Fraud Watch Network. Beginning April 1, our trained speakers are ready to discuss fraud and identity theft with community groups, conferences, clubs, or professional organizations free of charge. We’ll share an inside look at how scammers think, how to safeguard against identity theft and fraud, first-hand accounts from victims, and …