Video: Beware of “Free Money From the Government”

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2018-09-13T12:49:15+00:00">September 13, 2018</time> by

The federal government grant scam has been around for years. But now, scammers are finding targets through social media. The informative video below, the second in our latest series showcasing the most common scams, tells you just what to look for to avoid becoming a government grant scammer’s next victim. Please share this important clip with your friends and family, so they too know what to look for to avoid being victimized by fraud.  How It Works: You see posts from …

AARP Names Leigh Broadway Caregiving Champion

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2018-09-10T18:52:05+00:00">September 10, 2018</time><time class="updated" datetime="2018-09-12T16:19:14+00:00">September 12, 2018</time> by <div class="region-dropdown aarpe-accordion"> <header><span>4 States</span></header> <section><div class="region-list"><span class="region"><a href="https://states.aarp.org/region/california/">California</a></span></div></section> </div>

By Roy Pankey “AARP California values the partnership we have with volunteers who take what they know and share it with their community,” said Antoine Cook, Associate State Director for Community. “Leigh is one of those individuals who has really spread the word about all the caregiving resources available through AARP. She is a true Caregiving Champion.” Broadway was nominated for the award by Cook and Nina Weiler, leads of the caregiving campaign, for her volunteer work and for conducting …

AARP in Los Angeles celebrates Hispanic Heritage month with a series of events for you and your family. 

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2018-09-04T16:49:14+00:00">September 4, 2018</time><time class="updated" datetime="2018-09-15T23:35:25+00:00">September 15, 2018</time> by AARP California

Español From the classic celebration of Fiestas Patrias, to our association with the popular soccer team, the LA Galaxy and our participation in the popular CicLAvia; AARP in Los Angeles has prepared several events to celebrate Latino contributions to our society and also provide you with tools to help make your life  better as you age. Many of our events are free, but for a select few you must sign up in advance. SEPTEMBER: Boleros de Noche | La Plaza de …

AARP en Los Ángeles te trae este mes de la Herencia Hispana una serie de eventos pensando en ti y en tu familia.

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2018-09-04T15:00:19+00:00">September 4, 2018</time><time class="updated" datetime="2018-09-15T23:36:30+00:00">September 15, 2018</time> by AARP California

ENGLISH Desde la clásica celebración de las Fiestas Patrias, hasta nuestra asociación con el popular equipo de fútbol, LA Galaxy y nuestra participación en la reconocida CicLAvia; AARP en Los Ángeles ha preparado varios eventos para celebrar nuestras contribuciones como Latinos a nuestra sociedad y también para brindarte herramientas que te ayudarán a vivir tu vida mejor. Muchos de nuestros eventos son gratis, pero en algunos de ellos debes inscribirte con anticipación. SEPTIEMBRE:  Boleros de Noche | La Plaza de Cultura …

NHCOA, Building Bridges to Engage Diverse Communities

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2018-08-24T13:40:16+00:00">August 24, 2018</time><time class="updated" datetime="2018-08-24T15:33:17+00:00">August 24, 2018</time> by AARP California

Español Los Angeles, CA. August 24, 2018. – The California Hospital and Family Caregiver Law, Empowering the Next Generation of Caregivers, Paid Sick Law, All of Us Research Program, the status of LGBT Older Adults community and Alzheimer’s awareness, are just a few key issues that will be addressed during the National Hispanic Council on Aging’s (NHCOA) Town Hall: Building Bridges to Engage Diverse Communities at The California Endowment on August 30, 2018. WHEN:           Thursday, August 30, 2018– 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. …

NHCOA: CONSTRUYENDO PUENTES PARA LA INCLUSIÓN DE LAS COMUNIDADES DIVERSAS

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2018-08-24T13:35:24+00:00">August 24, 2018</time><time class="updated" datetime="2018-08-24T15:33:36+00:00">August 24, 2018</time> by AARP California

English Los Ángeles, California,  24de agosto de 2018. –  La Ley para Hospitales y Cuidadores Familiares en California, empoderar a la próxima generación de cuidadores, el Permiso Familiar Pagado, El futuro de la salud: Programa Científico All lof Us, la situación actual de la comunidad de adultos mayores LGBT y la concientización sobre la enfermedad de Alzheimer, son solo algunos de los temas que serán desarrollados durante la Asamblea Ciudadana: “Construyendo puentes para la inclusión de las comunidades diversas”, organizada por …

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR AARP FOUNDATION TAX-AIDE IN CALIFORNIA

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2018-08-01T17:58:50+00:00">August 1, 2018</time><time class="updated" datetime="2018-08-28T17:07:27+00:00">August 28, 2018</time> by <div class="region-dropdown aarpe-accordion"> <header><span>4 States</span></header> <section><div class="region-list"><span class="region"><a href="https://states.aarp.org/region/california/">California</a></span></div></section> </div>

Español   AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is the nation’s largest volunteer-run tax preparation serviceCalifornia– AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is looking to expand its team of volunteers for the upcoming tax season. Tax-Aide, now in its 51st year, offers free in-person preparation and assistance to anyone, especially those 50 and older, who can’t afford a tax preparation service. Volunteers make a difference in their communities by assisting many older, lower-income taxpayers, and their families, who might otherwise miss out on the tax credits and …

AARP FOUNDATION TAX-AIDE NECESITA VOLUNTARIOS EN CALIFORNIA

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2018-08-01T17:52:40+00:00">August 1, 2018</time><time class="updated" datetime="2018-08-01T18:03:43+00:00">August 1, 2018</time> by AARP California

English El programa AARP Foundation Tax-Aide es el servicio gratuito de ayuda con la preparación de las declaraciones de impuestos, brindado por voluntarios, más grande del país. El programa AARP Foundation Tax-Aide busca ampliar su equipo de voluntarios para la próxima temporada de impuestos. Tax-Aide, que celebra su 51.º aniversario, ofrece un servicio en persona, gratuito, de preparación de declaraciones de impuestos a adultos de todas las edades, en especial a los de 50 años o más, que no pueden pagar …

Video: Protect Yourself from Door-to-Door Home Repair Scams

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2018-07-16T16:16:56+00:00">July 16, 2018</time><time class="updated" datetime="2018-07-18T12:52:10+00:00">July 18, 2018</time> by AARP California

The summer months are prime time for home repair scams. The general ruse involves someone coming to your door and offering to do work on your home, typically at a big discount. We have prepared this video, the first of a series we will be sharing with you, to illustrate several of the most common scams and to make it easier for you to share this information with your friends and family, so they too know what to look for …

Celebrate summer 2018 with AARP in Los Angeles

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2018-07-05T18:36:51+00:00">July 5, 2018</time><time class="updated" datetime="2018-08-17T20:16:34+00:00">August 17, 2018</time> by AARP California

Español  As in previous years, this summer we have several and a variety of events specially prepared for you, your friends and your loved ones. You can meet in person your favorite L.A. Galaxy players, educate yourself about the power of protests by Chicanos in Los Angeles during the 60’s seeking social justice; as well as take your little ones to enjoy an intergenerational free show. Register for each event in order to receive a surprise gift. ¡We look forward to …