AARP Idaho

A voice and advocate working to protect and improve the lives of the 50 plus population in the Gem State.
NOV 10, 2022
Attend a free Idaho Scam Jam on either December 6th and 13th and stay protected from fraud and identity theft.
NOV 28, 2022
AARP Idaho is pleased to welcome Nels Jensen of Idaho, as the new state coordinator of the Driver Safety Program in Idaho. As state coordinator, Jensen will organize and oversee all of the volunteer driver safety instructors who teach courses in cities and towns across the Gem State. Jensen has been an AARP Driver Safety volunteer for the past 3 years.
NOV 22, 2022
Report underscores the importance of knowing how to spot a scam this holiday season
NOV 21, 2022
Any registered voter can request a no-excuse absentee ballot.
Community Grant Challenge
Today, AARP Idaho announced three organizations 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 their communities become more livable in the long-term by improving public places with an emphasis on the needs of adults age 50 and over.
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Welcome to the 1st edition of the Idaho AARP Blog as told by AARP volunteer (and former Montana State football player) Fred Turner.
Join a certified trainer from the Harward Recreation Center, July 23, 30 and August 6 for a 60-minute circuit style fitness class at the new FitLot outdoor park. The construction and equipment for the exercise gym was funded through a grant from AARP.
Of the 122,000 veterans in Idaho only 32% have used their benefits at VA health care, according to U.S. Census Bureau.
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Elder abuse is no longer a “western civilization” problem. It is global and it is escalating.
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A favorite summer-night pastime is returning to Boise, with Idaho Botanical Garden’s weekly Great Garden Escape concert series, set for June through August.
Every single day, AARP Idaho volunteers fuel our work in communities across the Gem State. Without the hundreds who donate their time, skills and passion, we wouldn’t have enough capacity to help older Idahoans transform their lives. If you would like to learn more about our volunteer opportunities we encourage you to reach out and discover all of the unique opportunities at AARP Idaho.
One of the Treasure Valley’s most popular summertime events, the Great Garden Escape concert series, is back in 2022 with discount tickets for AARP members.
New AARP Livability Index Ranks Communities across the Country Including Idaho
Andrus Award
AARP is now accepting nominations for its 2022 Idaho Andrus Award for Community Service.
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