AARP Alabama

Visit AARP Alabama’s website for information about events, plus news and resources that improve the lives of Alabamians 50+.
JUL 1, 2022
Chef and edible gardener Liz Barbour, of The Creative Feast, shares photos and tips for creating a pocket herb garden in a small garden space. Sun, shade, and limited spaces are all challenges that Liz has adapted to in her years of gardening her New Hampshire village property.
As the first COVID-19 vaccines have become available in the U.S., a state-by-state patchwork has emerged for where and when older adults can get inoculated. Even in states that have started offering vaccines to older adults — to those 65 and over, 70 and over, 75 and over or 80 and over, depending on the state — getting a vaccination appointment can be a huge challenge.

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AUG 1, 2019
Caring for a parent, spouse, or other loved one can be a 24/7 job that is emotionally, physically and financially difficult. That’s why AARP works tirelessly to support family caregivers, striving to make your big responsibilities a little bit easier.
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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, AARP is providing opportunities to connect and help build an even stronger Alabama for all ages to live, work and play. We hope you’ll join us!
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Chef and edible gardener Liz Barbour, of The Creative Feast, shares photos and tips for creating a pocket herb garden in a small garden space. Sun, shade, and limited spaces are all challenges that Liz has adapted to in her years of gardening her New Hampshire village property.
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No matter the forecast, making a disaster plan is essential during Hurricane season. AARP has resources.
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Scottsdale officials and regional health care provider HonorHealth are teaming up to determine whether the city can be designated as a “blue zones community,” an area where people tend to live longer, healthier lives.
Affordable Housing
Housing costs across the tri-state areas are skyrocketing. AARP is working to help ease the burden on those affected.
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AARP Virginia is a sponsor this year of the Virginia Senior Games, in Lynchburg, Sunday, Sept. 11, through Sunday, Sept. 18. 
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As New Yorkers continue to see their energy bills go up—and as more than a million fall behind with their utility payments—a new rate shock might be coming. AARP is fighting to help those who can least afford it.
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A new state law eliminated the state income tax on Social Security benefits for most retirees, starting with the 2022 tax year.
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Ajay Brown, a fifth grader at Crabbe Elementary in Ashland, earned top honors in this year’s statewide essay contest celebrating grandparents who are raising their grandchildren. The contest is sponsored by AARP Kentucky and the Kentucky Retired Teachers Association.
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