AARP New Mexico

Working for you right here at home on things that matter to you
JUL 14, 2022
AARP New Mexico recently announced four organizations throughout the state will receive 2022 Community Challenge grants – part of the largest group of grantees to date with $3.4 million awarded among 260 organizations nationwide. Grantees will implement quick-action projects that help communities become more livable in the long-term by improving public places; transportation; housing; diversity, equity and inclusion; digital access; and civic engagement, with an emphasis on the needs of adults age 50 and over.
JUN 13, 2022
AARP New Mexico officials recently met with representatives from the offices of Senators Martin Heinrich and Ben Ray Lujan to highlight the urgent need for Congress to address the high cost of prescription drugs. Both Senators reaffirmed their commitment to working toward lowering drug costs, indicting it is a high priority for them. AARP New Mexico also virtually delivered a petition to the Senators signed by 31,499 New Mexicans calling for Congress to act now and stop unfair drug prices.
JUN 15, 2022
AARP New Mexico seeks nominations for its 2022 state Andrus Award for Community Service, which honors 50 plus New Mexicans who are sharing their experience, talent, and skills to enrich the lives of their community members. “AARP New Mexico is excited to highlight and honor individuals who are using what they have learned in life to make a difference in their communities,” said Joseph P. Sanchez, AARP New Mexico State Director.
SEP 21, 2022
All registered New Mexico voters can request a no-excuse absentee ballot.
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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 New Mexico. We hope you’ll join us!
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No matter the season, plenty of us are looking to slim down, and scammers hope to pack their pocketbooks while we all try to unpack the pounds. In 2021, according to the Federal Trade Commission, bogus diet products and programs accounted for nearly 30% of all complaints in the category of health care scams.
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More than three in four respondents find it extremely or very important that Montana legislators work to offer a state income tax exemption or reduction in the tax rates for Social Security income and 68% want property tax relief.
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Dinner and caregiving resources November 15 in Louisville
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Looking for a rewarding volunteer opportunity?
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A Little More than a Year In, AARP Maryland’s AAPI Steering Committee Making Gains
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Voters age 50+ expect candidates to listen to them and focus on the issues that matter to them. Visit www.aarp.org/inmyshoes
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As we age, it is tempting to attribute the gradual changes our bodies go through – including changes in memory – to normal aging. There are some changes we should be more attentive to, including memory lapses that begin to affect our quality of life.
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As Hurricane Ian approaches, AARP Florida warns people to get a plan in place now
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Contact information and more from your state office. Learn what we are doing to champion social change and help you live your best life.