East Central Virginia AARP Events

Posted on 05/20/2015 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

About AARP | Events Join AARP Virginia at one of our many local events AARP Virginia staff and volunteers work together in bringing you real possibilities to your community. We host informative workshops on how to modify your home for easy living, the ABCs of Aging, and how you can make your voice heard in Washington. We also work in partnership with many community organizations to connect you to unique tools and programs to tackle issues that matter most to you and your family. …

Virginia GrandDriver Encourages Safe Driving

Posted on 05/20/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Driver Safety Virginia GrandDriver wants you to honor the senior in your life by encouraging them to stay safe on the road. Discussing driver safety with your older loved ones can be a sensitive topic, but it’s important that caregivers and adult children have a conversation with the senior in their life about changing driving ability. It’s natural for driving to become more difficult with aging and there is plenty of room to compensate for these normal changes. The Virginia GrandDriver website …

Volunteer for 2015 Community Food Drive

Posted on 05/20/2015 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

About AARP | Events | Uncategorized | Volunteering The sign-up period for volunteering for the 2015 Food Drive has begun and the deadline to participate is July 30, 2015! Some people can’t afford to splurge on certain luxuries–unfortunately, food is considered a luxury for many. Every day, nearly nine million older Americans face the risk of hunger. They’re our friends, our neighbors and our family, and they don’t want to be a burden–so they suffer in silence. That’s why AARP and AARP Foundation have teamed up for Drive …

AARP Blacksburg Chapter to Host LivingWell@50+ Conference

Posted on 05/18/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Community | Health & Wellbeing | Local Resources Blacksburg _ Today’s seniors are creating their own definition for what it means to  age successfully. The desire to achieve greater meaning and joy in daily life is now replacing preoccupations with loss and decline associated with aging. The AARP Blacksburg chapter invites you to attend the Living Well at 50+ Conference Tuesday, September 8 so that you can start thinking about what successful aging might mean for you. The Living Well at 50+ Conference will feature two workshop sessions. …

Southwest Virginia AARP Events

Posted on 05/18/2015 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

Events Join AARP Virginia at one of our many local events AARP Virginia staff and volunteers work together in bringing you real possibilities to your community. We host informative workshops on how to modify your home for easy living, the ABCs of Aging, and how you can make your voice heard in Washington. We also work in partnership with many community organizations to connect you to unique tools and programs to tackle issues that matter most to you and your family. …

AARP and Community Partner Events in NoVA

Posted on 05/18/2015 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

Events Join AARP Virginia at one of our many local events AARP Virginia staff and volunteers work together in bringing you real possibilities to your community. We host informative workshops on how to modify your home for easy living, the ABCs of Aging, and how you can make your voice heard in Washington. Our events are for educational purposes and no products are promoted. We also work in partnership with many community organizations to connect you to unique tools and programs to …