AARP Calling on Industry and Lawmakers to “Stop Rx Greed”

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2019-05-23T12:13:37-04:00">May 23, 2019</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/georgia/">Georgia</a></span></div></section> </div>

At AARP Georgia’s Day at the Capitol in March, one of our volunteers asked a state legislator about the high cost of prescription drugs. The legislator responded that the cost of medicine is often too high; and that she, herself, has been prescribed $600/month eye drops, which she cannot afford so she doesn’t use them. This example is all too common. Americans pay the highest brand-name drug prices in the world. Congress, the Administration, and our own Georgia legislators must …

AARP Georgia at the 23rd Annual Pan American Festival in Macon

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2019-05-18T12:52:36-04:00">May 18, 2019</time> by AARP Georgia

AARP Georgia and the Tubman Museum celebrated the 23rd annual Pan African Festival. During the festival, volunteers and… Posted by AARP Georgia on Friday, May 17, 2019

AARP Georgia Attends Women Veterans Empowerment Summit

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2019-05-18T12:47:35-04:00">May 18, 2019</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/georgia/">Georgia</a></span></div></section> </div>

ASD Jil Hinds attended a Women Veteran Empowerment Summit hosted by VEO (Veteran Empowerment Organization). Atlanta… Posted by AARP Georgia on Friday, May 17, 2019

Atlanta VA Recognizes AARP Georgia

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2019-05-18T12:45:09-04:00">May 18, 2019</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/georgia/">Georgia</a></span></div></section> </div>

Atlanta VA presented an award of recognition to AARP Georgia for outstanding service commitment and dedication in… Posted by AARP Georgia on Friday, May 17, 2019

We were at Tiny House Festival! Hope you were able to join us at Atlantic Stationl

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2019-05-18T12:42:24-04:00">May 18, 2019</time><time class="updated" datetime="2019-05-18T12:43:48-04:00">May 18, 2019</time> by AARP Georgia

AARP Georgia was a sponsor for the Tiny House Festival at Atlantic Station over Mother's Day weekend. This was a great… Posted by AARP Georgia on Friday, May 17, 2019

Veterans & Military Families: #OperationProtectVeterans is for you!

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2019-05-15T19:53:12-04:00">May 15, 2019</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/georgia/">Georgia</a></span></div></section> </div>

Unfortunately, Veterans and Military Families are prime targets for scammers. See how we're working with veterans and their families to help prevent fraud. #OperationProtectVeterans Posted by AARP Georgia on Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Nominations are now open for the Andrus Award–an honor that recognizes volunteerism!

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2019-05-15T15:49:40-04:00">May 15, 2019</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/georgia/">Georgia</a></span></div></section> </div>

AARP is now accepting nominations for its 2019 Georgia Andrus Award for Community Service, which honors 50+ Georgians who are sharing their experience, talent, and skills to enrich the lives of their community members. The annual award recognizes those who make a difference in their community.  “AARP Georgia is excited to shine a light on 50+ Georgians who are using what they’ve learned in life to make a difference in the lives around them,” said Georgia State Director Debra Tyler-Horton. …

The Fight to Lower Prescription Drug Prices

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2019-05-06T17:10:08-04:00">May 6, 2019</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/georgia/">Georgia</a></span></div></section> </div>

May AARP Bulletin: The Fight to Lower Prescription Drug Prices https://press.aarp.org/2019-5-2-may-aarp-bulletin-the-fight-to-lower-prescription-drug-prices Posted by AARP Georgia on Monday, May 6, 2019

Tiny House Festival May 11-12 at Atlantic Station! See the Big Impact a Tiny House Can Have in Your Community.

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2019-04-30T14:31:21-04:00">April 30, 2019</time> by

AARP Georgia is partnering with MicroLife Institute (a 2018 Community Challenge Grant winner!) to help introduce you to the world of micro living and see the big impact a tiny house can have, especially if you’re a caregiver, 50+ and thinking about retirement and downsizing, or you’re a household with varied generations. We hope to see you on Saturday, May 11 and Sunday, May 12 | 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at Atlantic Station. Using the code AGEWELL, enjoy a $5 discount …