AARP WI Hits the Road This Summer, Join Us!

Posted on 08/20/2014 by | AARP Wisconsin | Comments

Events We’re hitting the road this summer to share all the ways AARP can be a part of your Real Possibilities here in the Badger State. From free tools and resources for planning your future to learning more about important issues affecting 50+ Wisconsinites, discover all that AARP has to offer you, your family, and your friends. On top of that, each stop has an extra add-on just for showing your AARP card!  We hope to see you there!   RIPON Tuesday, …

Participate in a Money Conference Near You

Posted on 08/5/2014 by | AARP Wisconsin | Comments

Events It’s never too early or too late to take charge of your financial future.  AARP wants you to have the skills and knowledge to make informed financial decisions and to be able to manage your resources effectively for a lifetime of financial well-being. That’s why we encourage you to participate in one of the many Asset Builders’ Money Conferences happening across the state. Each conference offers a rich selection of workshops on important financial matters such the value of good credit, …

Be Disaster Aware, Take Action to Prepare

Posted on 07/15/2014 by | AARP Wisconsin | Comments

Events We will never forget the terrible tragedy of 9/11, nor will we forget the tremendous out-pouring of caring, compassion, service and hope that followed. This year to celebrate that spirit of giving, AARP Wisconsin is partnering with United Way of Greater Milwaukee to host a volunteer event to help area seniors become disaster prepared. On September 11, 2014, you are invited to join other Milwaukee-area residents and pack free emergency preparedness kits, either for yourself or for other community members …

Walgreens Way to Well Health Tour is coming to Wisconsin

Posted on 07/14/2014 by | AARP Wisconsin | Comments

Events Tour provides health tests, assessments, education and consulting services for FREE! The Walgreens Way to Well Health Tour with AARP rolls in to Southeast Wisconsin this summer as part of a nationwide tour to provide free prevention and early detection health services to underserved communities. The three free health tests, valued at over $100, measure 10 key indicators that include total cholesterol, glucose, blood pressure, body mass index, body composition, skeletal muscle, resting metabolism, visceral fat, real body age and …

Catch a Ball Game With Us at Miller Park!

Posted on 05/16/2014 by | AARP Wisconsin | Comments

Events Hey baseball fans! Here’s a great opportunity to meet up with AARP staff, volunteers and members at the ballpark this summer. The Kids & Senior Days discount (save up to 50%) is available to all AARP members and your guests for the June 25, July 10 and August 7 ballgames at Miller Park. While you’re there, be sure to stop by our table in the concourse to hear what AARP is doing across Wisconsin, get your AARP gift and tell …

Stamp Out Hunger in Wisconsin on May 10!

Posted on 05/8/2014 by | AARP Wisconsin | Comments

Events Each day too many of Wisconsin’s older adults are threatened by hunger. Nearly one-third of Wisconsinites age 65+ rely on Social Security as their only source of income. This means every extra expense can have a ripple effect, forcing older adults to have to choose between paying the bills or eating their next meal. Now more than ever we must seek out opportunities to help our friends and neighbors - no matter their age – keep food on the table.  That’s why on Saturday, May …