News, information and resources on issues that matter to Iowans 50+
NOV 29, 2021
Tim Kelley spent most of his engineering career in California, Florida and abroad as a Walt Disney “imagineer.” But when grandchildren brought him to Mount Vernon, Iowa, this 71-year-old Hidden Gem also dreamed up some magical touches for the town’s holiday “Magical Night.”
OCT 15, 2021
Support state legislation SF 522. Protect elder Iowans.
OCT 17, 2021
Join AARP Iowa and the Alzheimer’s Association to learn more about Brain Health Resources, Webinars and more!
MAR 23, 2021
Join us at these upcoming virtual events.
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!
Virus Outbreak Vaccine Iowa
A guide to when, where and how to get a COVID-19 vaccine
The festivities won’t stop the fraud—so learn how to spot, avoid and stop a scammer this holiday season with our free webinar.
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The state Senate has unanimously passed legislation—backed by AARP—to criminalize elder abuse. 
AARP Iowa is working on a number of issues to improve the lives of Iowans through advocacy and our many engagement programs. Take action on the issues that matter to you.
Across The U.S. Voters Flock To The Polls On Election Day
All registered voters can request absentee ballot and vote from home in June's primaries and November's general election.
AARP Brain Health Study
AARP Iowa and the Alzheimer’s Association are collaborating on a series of virtual sessions about brain health. 
Medicare changes every year, which means it can get a little complicated when trying to understand what’s new for you. Join us for a free webinar where we’ll discuss the key takeaways from this year’s Medicare changes and what they may mean for your benefits.
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Cheryl Tevis of Pilot Mound came from a long line of farmers. Now 71, she charted a different route for herself, staying close to agriculture as a writer but also helping women advance in the world of ag. This October Hidden Gem helped found and now leads an Iowa volunteer group dedicated to women supporting women in both agribusiness and farming.
AARP is promoting a plan to help more Iowans receive long-term care services in their homes.
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