OCT 26, 2021
The remarkable service contributed by Ron and Milly has greatly benefited their community, reflected AARP’s vision and mission, and inspired other volunteers. Both have been pivotal members of AARP Pennsylvania’s advocacy volunteer team and have encouraged health and wellness to AARP members with their popular weekly “Moving with Milly” exercise class.
NOV 22, 2021
New Survey: Scammers ramp up attacks on consumers as the holiday shopping season begins
NOV 17, 2021
AARP Survey: Veterans More Likely to Lose Money to Scams Than Civilians
NOV 5, 2021
November is National Family Caregivers Month, and AARP Pennsylvania is proud to honor the nearly 1.6 million family caregivers in the state who provide unpaid care and support to their loved ones.
OCT 21, 2021
AARP recently launched a new tool to bring together valuable information and resources to help veterans, military families, and their caregivers navigate their health care options.
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 Pennsylvania for all ages to live, work and play. We hope you’ll join us!
Querido cuidador y cuidadora: te propongo una reflexión. Cuando escuchas la palabra cuidar, ¿qué te viene a la mente? ¿Velar por el bienestar de nuestros seres queridos? ¿Cumplir con la responsabilidad de conservar las condiciones de vida de un familiar o conocido? ¿Garantizar que alguien con su salud comprometida pueda vivir mejor? ¿Acaso no vienen a la mente palabras como ‘sacrificio’, ‘bondad’, ‘responsabilidad’ y ‘obligación’?
The holidays are a time for togetherness, celebration, and giving. Unfortunately, scammers take advantage of the season to give gifts to themselves, using your money to pay for it. In fact, a new AARP study shows that the entire gift-giving process, from purchasing the perfect gift to making sure it gets to the recipient, offers a number of opportunities for scammers to get in on the act for their own benefit.
Gretchen Moore is the winner of AARP Illinois’ 2021 Andrus Award for Community Service. The Andrus Award for Community Service is presented to individuals who display exemplary commitment to their communities and execute the vision and purpose of AARP. She is the director of Northside Latin Progress which helps Latin immigrant men with clothing, food and employment assistance. Northside Latin Progress has been featured on CBS Chicago.
Holidays can be stressful enough, but when you add in a person living with dementia, gatherings with family and friends become more complex. Finding the right gift for our loved ones can be challenging. The Alzheimer's Association offers a caregiver holiday guide that shows how, with careful planning, family celebrations can be a meaningful part of the holidays while ensuring safety, comfort and enjoyment for everyone.
AARP DC State Presidents Ronald E. Hampton notes that despite the hardships imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic once again this year, the team of staff and volunteers worked hard to advance AARP’s mission to help more people age 50+ choose how they live as they age. Here he highlights a few of our accomplishments in 2021.
Aging and Consumer Advocates, County and Municipal Leaders Applaud Governor Hochul for Delivering $70 Million in Water Utility Assistance to Low-Income New Yorkers
A diverse group of organizations today applauded Governor Kathy Hochul for a new and historic program to deliver $70 million to help low- and fixed-income New Yorkers pay overdue water and wastewater utility bills.
Join our volunteer team to advocate for legislation that would support family caregivers, bring down prescription drug prices, help people save for retirement, and protect vulnerable populations.
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