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Resources for updates, home health visits, food banks, grocery access and meal delivery.
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Nearly 17,000 listeners peppered Peters with questions about the CARES Act, including individual stimulus payments, relief for small businesses and non-profits, sick leave, unemployment compensation, SNAP, and other details.
DeWitt mother of two offers informative tales about family survival, maintaining sanity, and easing claustrophobia during Michigan's coronavirus-forced Shelter in Place order.
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Guide can help families locate the assistance they need, help them connect with others, empower them and give them hope. Find link to guide here.
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Governor unveils Stay Safe. Stay Home. Save Lives. executive order and follows up with a teletown hall hosted by AARP Michigan. What does the order mean for older adults and others? Read about it here.
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AARP Michigan hosts "teletown hall" on Monday, March 23, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. TIME CHANGE She will answer your questions about how Michigan is responding to COVID-`19 now and in the future. Phone number for call-ins included in this story.
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We’re writing with an important message to let you know that we have canceled our external events until further notice. While convening events is a core part of our mission, we have changed our approach in light of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
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Our top priority is the health and well-being of members and the community at large as well as volunteers and staff. We are monitoring developments regarding COVID-19 closely and have taken all precautions recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and local public health agencies.
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AARP Executive Vice President Nancy LeaMond sends letter to U.S. House and U.S. Senate Appropriations Committees calling for federal investments in diagnostics, treatment, vaccine development, outreach and education.
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Gov. Gretchen Whitmer issues executive order launching the Prescription Drug Task Force. Members include Republican and Democratic legislators and administration department heads.
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