AARP New Jersey

AARP New Jersey educates and advocates on behalf of those 50+ on issues that are important to them, their families, and to all Garden State residents.
MAR 5, 2021
AARP is proud to highlight our founder, Dr. Ethel Percy Andrus, and to honor her legacy during Women’s History Month.
APR 21, 2020
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MAR 4, 2021
A guide to when, where and whether to get a COVID-19 vaccine
As the first COVID-19 vaccines have become available in the U.S., a state-by-state patchwork has emerged for where and when older adults can get inoculated. Even in states that have started offering vaccines to older adults — to those 65 and over, 70 and over, 75 and over or 80 and over, depending on the state — getting a vaccination appointment can be a huge challenge.
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Join AARP New Jersey in a free online chair yoga and brain health education class on Wednesday, February 24 at 12 p.m. and/or a free online restorative (stretch) yoga and brain health education class on Wednesday, February 24 at 6 p.m.
No matter where you are in the caregiver journey, these local agencies and organizations can help make the process easier
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On Friday, January 22, AARP New Jersey hosted a vaccine information telephone town hall with NJ Governor Phil Murphy and Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli. You can listening to the recording here.
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Join AARP New Jersey’s Free, Virtual Exercise & Brain Health Classes on January 27
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AARP New Jersey Urges State Senate to Pass S1066 to Lower Prescription Drug Prices
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Michelle Murphy became an AARP New Jersey volunteer in Spring 2017 after attending a wine and paint event in North Brunswick hosted by AARP. She was getting ready to retire after teaching pre-school and elementary children as well as middle school Spanish for a total of 40 years. She thought it would be a great way to incorporate more volunteer work into her life. 
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A list of NJ-specific resources to help caregivers protect loved ones in nursing homes and long-term care facilities
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In response to the coronavirus pandemic, new state laws deal with staffing shortages, social isolation and safety measures in New Jersey nursing homes.
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