Visit AARP Rhode Island at the Home Show

Posted on 02/20/2015 by | AARP Rhode Island | Comments

AARP Home | Community | Home & Family | Uncategorized THE RHODE ISLAND HOME SHOW – MARCH 5-8 Learn how to make your home “HomeFit” and find out what AARP is doing to help build Livable Communities Listen to the AARP Home Show Radio Spot    Visit the AARP Rhode Island booth and pick up your copy of the AARP HomeFit Guide, a valuable resource for making your home Age Friendly — including many low-cost or no-cost home improvements. And you can learn more about the work AARP is doing …

Heads up, Rhode Islanders.

Posted on 02/20/2015 by | AARP Rhode Island | Comments

Money & Work Be Aware of Tax Identity Theft By Deborah Banda   Every two seconds, someone’s identity is stolen.  And with tax season upon us, con artists are stealing Social Security numbers to file for fraudulent tax refunds. It’s a big problem.  To date, the IRS has identified around 15 million false tax returns alone. For more information on the latest trends in tax identify theft, check out AARP’s Fraud Watch Network. And you can also view targeted information and a special …

Get to Know AARP Trivia Night Was a Blast!

Posted on 01/26/2015 by | AARP Rhode Island | Comments

Events | Volunteering Some 60 AARP Rhode Island members and a number of new friends learned a lot about AARP on January 22 — including the fact that we know how to have fun. Our “Get to Know AARP Trivia Night” at Twins Oaks restaurant in Cranston was a huge success. “We were amazed by the response, but even more excited to find that people were eager to learn more about what AARP does across the state and how they can get involved,” …

Get to know AARP Rhode Island and have some fun, too

Posted on 01/12/2015 by | AARP Rhode Island | Comments

Events | Volunteering Due to an overwhelming response, this event is sold out! Watch for upcoming events.   Don’t miss out on the fun. Join us at Twin Oaks, 100 Sabra Street, Cranston on Thursday, January 22 from 5:30 -7 p.m. Enjoy complimentary drinks & hors d’oeurvres and attend for a chance to win an AARP Real Pad. Seating is limited, so RSVP now by sending an RSVP email to Deborah Miller with your name and names of anyone joining you. Or, call Deborah …

Remembering Rev. Paul Bliss

Posted on 01/9/2015 by | AARP Rhode Island | Comments

Thanks to Friends Like AARPRI, an Inspiring New Film

Posted on 12/31/2014 by | AARP Rhode Island | Comments

Home & Family An inspiring new short film, With Friends Like These: Dale Flewelling & Friends of Aroostook, is the story of retired businessman Dale Flewelling’s passionate and charming crusade to enlist friends, volunteers, leaders and businesses to help seniors in Aroostook and Washington Counties suffering daily from food insecurity. The film, produced by AARP Maine and directed by award-winning AARP filmmaker John Martin (Hungry in the West End), was shot this past July in Houlton, Maine. Watch now. AARPRI Local Filmmaker Documents Innovative Hunger Project …