AARP Iowa

News, information and resources on issues that matter to Iowans 50+
MAY 12, 2022
Iowa voters need to prepare for important changes to election rules in advance of the June 7 primaries. They include a shorter early-voting period, shorter voting hours on primary day and more limits to who can pick up and drop off another person’s ballot.

A new redistricting plan has also changed the boundaries of some state legislative and U.S. congressional districts and may affect which candidates appear on your ballot.
FEB 12, 2022
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MAR 31, 2021
Small houses or apartments that exist on the same property lot as a single-family residence are known Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs). This traditional home type is re-emerging as an affordable and flexible housing option that meets the needs of older adults and young families alike.
DEC 20, 2021
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.
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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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Join us for two free webinars where you’ll discover how to craft your resume, make a lasting impression in interviews and manage your career goals.
Virus Outbreak Vaccine Iowa
A guide to when, where and how to get a COVID-19 vaccine
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From misunderstanding your company’s insurance coverage to missing the enrollment window, learn how to spot and avoid the most common mistakes—and even how to correct some you may have already made.
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AARP Iowa is working with local leaders and residents to improve pedestrian safety, walkability, bike access and outdoor recreation options. 
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.
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Iowa voters need to prepare for important changes to election rules in advance of the June 7 primaries. They include a shorter early-voting period, shorter voting hours on primary day and more limits to who can pick up and drop off another person’s ballot.
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April is National Volunteer Month, a time to recognize the contributions that Iowans 50+ provide to their communities through volunteer work and a chance for us all to think about how we can help make a positive difference in the lives of our neighbors.
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AARP Iowa is encouraging local groups to schedule AARP Fraud Watch Network presentations in 2022. Trained volunteers are eager to help protect older Iowans by sharing the latest information about how to spot and avoid financial scams. 
Volunteer President Chuck Betts at Capitol
The Iowa House and Senate unanimously passed elder abuse legislation in 2022. The bill is now awaiting Governor Reynolds' signature.
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