AARP Iowa

News, information and resources on issues that matter to Iowans 50+
SEP 10, 2019
Why does lowering prescription drug prices matter to you?
SEP 11, 2019
Free donuts or pastries! Now that we've got your attention, AARP Iowa members and guests are invited to free Coffee and Donut Days in Cedar Rapids and Des Moines.
SEP 10, 2019
CHANGES TO TWO KEY STAFF ROLES
SEP 4, 2019
Bring your friends to the festival this year. Use this coupon for free admission.
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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 Iowa for all ages to live, work and play. We hope you’ll join us!
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Looking for more work-life balance? Or a job that lets you work from home? Or extra hours from part-time work? Flexible work might be right for you. Sign up now for our Online Expo and learn more about flexible work options.
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AARP Iowa is holding listening sessions this fall to learn the impact of prescription drug costs on members and their families.
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If you’ve been the victim of a scam and don’t know where to turn, we’re here to help! Volunteers from our Fraud Watch Network Helpline will be standing by to talk to you live during our first-ever, online “Fraudcast” – a special event we’ve planned just for you!
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Look around. Are you so surrounded by the stuff in your house you don’t know what to do with it—or how to find it when you need it? Maybe it’s time to downsize and declutter. But where should you start?
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Whether you're married, divorced or widowed, you may be able to use spousal benefits to increase your monthly Social Security check. Eligibility rules can be confusing. Register for AARP’s special webinar on Social Security and let us help you understand the details.
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Last week, AARP announced the awardees for its 2019 AARP Community Challenge grant program, including four recipients right here in Iowa. A total of $1.6 million will be distributed to fund 159 “quick action” projects across the country, helping communities make immediate improvements and jumpstart long-term progress to support residents of all ages.
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Learn about ways to protect yourself and your loved ones at our free, two-part webinar.
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Nearly 317,000 Iowa residents are caring for an older parent or loved one, helping them to live independently at home. These family caregivers have a huge responsibility, and now there’s support in place that will make life a little bit easier for them.
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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.