As we search for glimmers of hope during this difficult time of social distancing, we will be sharing a weekly video series entitled In It Together with inspirational words of encouragement from renowned members of the entertainment industry actors, singers-songwriters and producers created specifically for members and volunteers to help lift their spirits.
As COVID-19 restrictions ease in New York State, nursing homes and other long-term care facilities are preparing to resume in-person visits for families. Visits won’t be the same as before the pandemic, at least until the threat of coronavirus has passed. There may be limits on when, where and for how long you can see loved ones, and distancing rules will likely be in place.
Join AARPNY in collaboration with DJ Ralphie Mercado for the "Live at 5 Mix" Monday - Friday from 5pm-6pm starting on June 29th. Join us for an hour of positive energy and good vibes where YOU have the chance to call-in with your music requests, get a shoutout or ask a special guest your questions!
Juneteenth, an annual holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States, has been celebrated by African-Americans since the late 1800s. But this year, following nationwide protests over police brutality and racial injustices, there is renewed and more widespread interest in this day that celebrates freedom.To bring perspective to this 155-year-old celebration, here’s a message from AARP’s Regional Vice President, Rawle Andrews Jr.
This month we will honor and celebrate all those who have made a difference in the LGBT community and movement. AARP New York will post several video conversations with prominent members of the LGBT community. Stay tuned this month for a video message from New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, media personality Perez Hilton, and Tony-nominated actor and comedian Mario Cantone, among others.
Groups Applaud PSC Actions to Stem Rate Hikes, Ensure Downstaters Stay Cool; Urges Governor to Sign Bill Banning Power Shutoffs Up to 6 Months Post-Pandemic
Memories of our loved ones are the best way to feel connected with them and it means much more during these times of social distancing. Join us in collaboration with ABC7NY and Univision/X 96.3 FM to share a favorite memory of your father, grandfather or father figure in your life!
During these times of social distancing it's important that we never lose touch with our loved ones. Join us in collaboration with ABC7NY to celebrate our love for our mothers, grandmothers and mother figures to show them how much they mean to us. Share your photos and videos on social media by tagging @AARPNY and using the hashtag #VirtualHugs!
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