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.
APR 21, 2020
View the latest information and articles from AARP New Jersey.
JUN 15, 2021
All voters can submit ballots by mail and safely vote from home
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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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 New Jersey for all ages to live, work and play. We hope you’ll join us!
Governor Murphy Visits Middlesex Countys Covid-19 Vaccination 'Megasite'
A guide to when, where and whether to get a COVID-19 vaccine
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This June, AARP proudly celebrates Black Music Month—a time to recognize and applaud the rich impact of African American music on our country’s history. Over the centuries, Black music has evolved and triumphed, not only shaping America’s traditions but also preserving the experiences and culture of the Black community. From joy and success to pain and perseverance, Black artists continue to create emotional content with palpable lyrics and rhythms that unite and inspire millions.
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With a my Social Security account, you have unlimited options for managing your benefit decisions, all from the comfort and safety of home. Join AARP for a free webinar where we’ll discuss how to create your account and use it to locate online forms, opt out of mailers, change your address, and find resources that can help.
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Ingrid Reed is a 10-year AARP volunteer who remains committed to the organization’s mission to empower people to choose how they live as they age. In 2020, Ingrid won the MVP award, which is given annually to recognize an AARP Volunteer who is actively involved in several programs and initiatives and brings the spirit of “what we do, we do for all” into all aspects and programs he or she is engaged on.
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May 3, 2021 - The Department of Human Services and AARP New Jersey today announced New Jersey has become the ninth state accepted into the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities, which works to make communities supportive and accessible places to live for people of all ages.
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A guide to when, where and how to get health insurance in New Jersey
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Finding the right job for you can seem daunting. Join us for a free webinar where we’ll guide you through your job search and discuss how to build a network, ace your interviews and land the job that’s right for you.
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The pandemic’s financial hit has made it hard for many people to pay their utility bills. After a strong advocacy campaign by AARP New Jersey, the Garden State has extended a moratorium on utility shutoffs for nonpayment. 
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AARP provides information and support for veterans, military, and all their families. Read the article below for some free and important mental health resources currently available for veterans of all ages.
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Contact information and more from your state office. Learn what we are doing to champion social change and help you live your best life.