AARP Kansas

Keeping Kansans in the know about life at 50+
SEP 23, 2020
New voter information video - plus information about the October 14 Tele-townhall with Kansas Secretary of State Scott Schwab
APR 21, 2020
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SEP 17, 2020
(Information provided by the Kansas Corporation Commission)
SEP 17, 2020
For the hundreds of thousands of caregivers across Kansas tirelessly caring for their parents, spouses, and other loved ones so they can live independently at home, help is here. AARP Kansas is proud to have fought for the passage of the Kansas Lay Caregiver Act which provides caregivers crucial support when their loved ones go into the hospital and as they transition home. It requires hospitals to:
Vote
Campaign to Focus on Protecting 50-plus Voters and Making Their Voices Heard
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COVID-19 has changed how Kansans will cast their ballots in the state’s primary and general elections in August and November, 2020. AARP Kansas will be joined by Secretary of State Scott Schwab to talk about how Kansas voters can safely cast their ballots in the upcoming elections, as well as registration deadlines, voting options and other resources Kansans should know about during this election season.
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Two photographers realize they are victims of an impostor scam targeting industry professionals
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Joe Scarnici recounts how he was targeted and lost thousands
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Jack sends $19,000 to an attorney thinking he's getting his granddaughter out of jail
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AARP in Kansas City is hosting a virtual support drive to help Harvesters - The Community Food Network fight hunger. If you are lucky enough to be able to work from home or shelter in place without losing income, you are among the fortunate. Some of our friends and neighbors are not as fortunate and may need food assistance for the first time.
Scam Jam
Kansans reported more than $10 million lost to fraud in 2019, and AARP wants to make sure residents don’t fall victim to common scams this year.
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A stolen purse case leads to a nationwide financial fraud crime ring
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Grab a cup of coffee and join AARP Kansas for a virtual coffee chat every Wednesday at 10 a.m. on Facebook. AARP Kansas Community Outreach and Advocacy Director Andrea Bozarth will discuss a different topic each week and we invite you to join the conversation by listening to the presenter and asking questions or making comments through the chat box. Some previous topics have been caregiving, favorite books you're reading, the AARP Friendly Voices program, and Covid-19 information. Future topics will include fraud prevention tips, conversations with local Kansas mayors and city officials, and resources for veterans, military and their family. You can join the conversation by visiting www.facebook.org/aarpks.
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