AARP Alaska

Working to enhance the quality of life for our 82,000 members in Alaska
NOV 22, 2022
Descendants of the first Americans join the military at higher rates than any other group. A new memorial honors them
NOV 1, 2022
A new session for the state Legislature starts in January 2023, and AARP Alaska is looking for volunteers to speak out on behalf of those 50-plus.
OCT 20, 2022
A guide to where, when and how to get a COVID-19 vaccine or booster.
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AARP is here to help you take on today – and every day. From sharing practical resources, to holding fun activities and events, and lobbying in Juneau, AARP is providing opportunities to connect and help build an even stronger Alaska. We hope you’ll join us!
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Do you know about the latest ways scammers are targeting people during the holidays? You can keep yourself and loved ones safe with help from our holiday scams webinar.
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The Anchorage Age-Friendly leadership team will be conducting a pilot ‘Walk Audit’ later this month. What is a Walk Audit and why are we conducting one in Anchorage?
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AARP Alaska wants to insure that people in later life have opportunities to contribute to their communities.  AARP volunteers serve throughout Alaska and across the nation to create better places for people of all ages.  With deep local knowledge, they are well-positioned to make communities more age-friendly. 
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Celebrate Alaska's First Peoples this November and throughout the year.
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AARP Alaska is hosting a series of events to help older Alaskans maintain their brain health with simple health and wellness tips and tricks.
A polling places in Eagle River, Alaska, during the 2020 general election.
All registered voters can request a no-excuse absentee ballot and vote from home in November's general election. A new ranked-choice voting system and recent redistricting bring changes to voting.
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Are candidates listening to voters 50+? Do they understand their concerns? We’ve heard thousands of people tell us about their day-to-day lives, sharing the stress they feel about the future. They are unable to save enough for retirement--or dipping into nest eggs to pay for everyday expenses. Many Alaskans have had to pay thousands out of pocket to care for their loved ones while juggling jobs, often without paid leave.
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Gubernatorial candidates weigh in on retirement solutions in AARP “video voters’ guides”
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DILLINGHAM, AK - Using funds from a 2021 AARP Community Challenge Grant, the Dillingham Friends of the Landfill committee are working to improve landfill management and access to the fish waste disposal area.  These practices reduce human-bear interaction around the landfill, keeping both residents and animals safe. Friends of the Landfill is a volunteer group that works advocates for practices supporting the community solid waste program.
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