AARP Minnesota

Helping connect Minnesotans to resources that help them save money and live their best life
JUN 1, 2019
AARP Minnesota will be hosting the Fifth Annual Movie Night at the Ballpark at St. Paul’s CHS Field on August 1st, where we will be screening A League of Their Own (rated PG). Moviegoers can take in the event in the stands or they can bring a blanket to enjoy the movie from the outfield of the park. The event is free to movie-lovers of any age, family-friendly and inclusive to all, and a fantastic way to connect to the richness and heart of St. Paul.
JUL 1, 2019
How the Rochester Farmers Market is Making a Summer Staple Available to All
JUN 23, 2019
Now Accepting Nominations for Andrus Awards for Community Service
JUL 3, 2019
Learn about ways to protect yourself and your loved ones at our free, two-part webinar.
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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 Minnesota for all ages to live, work and play. We hope you’ll join us!
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"Quick action" innovative projects aimed to inspire change and create better places to live for residents of all ages
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AARP Minnesota is popping up in surprising places all across town!
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New Protections to Prevent Elder Abuse Become Law
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Find out more about this issue at AARP’s second in a series of free webinars.
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On Saturday, May 19, the Minnesota House and Senate passed legislation strengthening protections for older and vulnerable adults in long-term care residential facilities. Currently the only state to not license assisted living facilities, Minnesota's Department of Health receives approximately 400 cases of abuse and neglect every week. The bill passed earlier this week (HF90/SF8) seeks to address this critical problem.
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This week, AARP and consumer advocates claimed victory after coming to consensus with the long-term care industry on a bill to prevent elder abuse. More than two years ago, a Star Tribune series, Left to Suffer, unveiled a broken regulatory system that left many older and vulnerable adults at risk for abuse and neglect. Minnesota is the only state in the country that does not license assisted living facilities. Reports of elder abuse, uncovered more than 2 years ago, continue with the Minnesota Department of Health receiving approximately 400 cases of abuse and neglect every week.
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Learn essential networking and interviewing skills at our free, two-part webinar.
On Tap - Gerri
AARP successfully completed the Spring ON TAP schedule with events at Invictus, Broken Clock, and St Paul Brewing. Almost 100 people attended each of these events with food and cash collected and donated to local food shelves. See below for more information and pictures of the Spring events.
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Learn about ways to avoid illegal robocalls and phone scams in this free, two-part webinar.
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