AARP Massachusetts

News and information important to Bay State residents age 50+
DEC 2, 2019
Areas spruced up included an Atlanta neighborhood, Andrew College, and Newnan's Main Street.
NOV 18, 2019
There’s no better time to enjoy the cooler temps and join AARP for a tailgate to connect with AARP staff, other members and guests. Kick off game day with AARP and learn more about what we are doing in the local community. There will be games, TV and Mission BBQ for the entire family!
NOV 18, 2019
There’s no better time to enjoy the cooler temps and join AARP for a tailgate to connect with AARP staff, other members and guests. Get to know us at an ASU game as they take on Oregon for homecoming on November 23. Come by our tailgate and learn more about what AARP is doing right here in Phoenix! There will be games and food for the entire family. Look for the tent with red balloons in the SE corner of Wells Fargo Arena.
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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 Massachusetts for all ages to live, work and play. We hope you’ll join us!
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A crowd of supporters of AARP's Rx Greed campaign turned out at a rally on the Detroit River to support measures that would cut prescription drug prices, including an importation bill currently in the Michigan Legislature.
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In Nebraska, approximately 240,000 family caregivers provided an estimated 199 million hours of care — worth a staggering $2.9 billion— to their parents, spouses, partners, and friends in 2017, according to state data available in the latest report of AARP’s Valuing the Invaluable series. The complexity of family caregiving increases as medical and nursing tasks continue to enter the home, and family demographics change amidst an aging population.
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Retail prices for 267 brand-name drugs commonly used by older adults surged by an average of 5.8% in 2018, more than twice the general inflation rate of 2.4%, according to new AARP Public Policy Institute (PPI) data released today. The annual average cost of therapy for one brand-name drug ballooned to more than $7,200 in 2018, up from nearly $1,900 in 2006.
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AARP Illinois is thrilled to collaborate with The Joffrey Ballet this holiday season! Check your email for a special offer to see their magical production of The Nutcracker.
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AARP Colorado volunteer Judy Miranda among artists at Museo de las Americas
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AARP member can receive a discount to Su Teatro's Christmas en Colorado
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AARP Connecticut volunteers share their time, knowledge and experiences to create a state that can be a great home for people of all ages to live. They are advocates on legislative issues that affect families such as caregiving, financial security, independent living, health care, utilities and prescription drug prices. They offer valuable resources and information that help people protect themselves from fraud and scams, take charge of their life so they can live their best life now and in the future, in their job search or transition to a new career, and more.
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What tricks do con artists use to steal your money? How can you outsmart scammers before they strike? Beat the con artists at their game. Check out these scam alerts and don’t get duped.
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