— Taking care of those we love comes naturally. Today more than 1.7 million Ohioans are caregivers for their family or friend. AARP invites you to a celebration of this important role, featuring Oscar® and multi-Grammy® winning singer, songwriter and actress Regina Belle, who will share her own powerful story of strength. Regina Belle made a career moving gracefully between the worlds of R&B, Gospel and Jazz. But after experiencing major health challenges, Belle found herself back at the top of …

— Serious illness will affect us all, either personally or through loved ones, at some point in our lives. Preparation and knowledge of the nuts and bolts can provide comfort in a scary situation. As Change Agents, there are also ways we can improve the system to support those going through serious illness. Join CIVHC on February 22nd at History Colorado for an interactive day focused on caring and planning for serious illness.  Cost is $40.00 Agenda 7:30-8:00 am • Networking/Registration 8-8:15 …

— By Sam Shumway AARP Wyoming State Director I feel like it wasn’t that long ago that I would pick up my phone and hear someone I actually wanted to talk to on the other end. Now, the phone rings and it is a myriad of spam calls with a recorded voice telling you everything from options for affordable health insurance to threatening you with IRS investigation if you don’t immediately hand over a credit card number. If you feel the …

— Just because you want a great dinner doesn’t mean you want a big mess. If you’ve ever wondered about cooking with an Instant Pot, here’s your chance to learn. In a class led by the Center for Health Promotion, you will learn to minimize meal prep and clean up with ONE POT MEALS in an Instant Pot! Samples and recipes will be provided. Here’s the details: Instant Pot Meals Wednesday, February 13, 2019 12:00pm-1:00pm 49 South Main Street, Suite 201, …

—     New frauds and scams seem to crop up weekly.  Identity theft and other scams rob millions of Americans of their hard-earned money.  Last year alone, Americans lost $18 billion dollars to fraud and scams.  In fact, every two seconds, a con artist steals someone’s identity. What tricks do con artists use to steal your money?  How can you outsmart scammers before they strike?  Beat the con artists at their game. Check these scam alerts and don’t get taken …

— Home to Honeymoon Island, Dunedin holds a plethora of activities for senior residents to enjoy during their retirement. Dunedin offers an easy-to-walk-through downtown that is lined with antique shops, galleries, and restaurants.  In addition to calm daily life Dunedin offers, the city also has the Hale Senior Activity Center which specializes in programs and classes specifically designed for ages 50 and older. The “DCoA”, also known as Dunedin’s Committee on Aging holds public meetings at the center. Their mission is …

— Although it is most known for its historical landmarks such as the world-famous Biltmore Hotel and the Venetian Pool, both built in the 1920s, Coral Gables has much to give to the 50+ community. Coral Gables offers a wide arrangement of programs and lectures for the 50 + community. All of these programs are held at Coral Gables new Adult Activity Center, which exclusively host the city’s programming for residents 50 and older.  Some of the highlighted programs they offer …

— The AARP Fredericksburg Chapter 3396 work in their community is very extensive from helping veterans, organizing food drives, contributing to Soup for Seniors, advocacy and more. Join the AARP Fredericksburg Chapter 3396 at their next meeting every first Tuesday of every month, for more information visit their website http://aarp3396.org/. The Community Service Committee’s goal for 2019 is to provide numerous opportunities for our members to serve the Fredericksburg community. We have scheduled the following service projects: Assist the Disabled American Veterans’ volunteers …

— The calendar has turned to January, and you’ve probably thought about what you want to accomplish in 2019. You even may have jotted down a list of resolutions. Goals like saving more money, losing weight, quitting smoking or volunteering in your community often top resolution lists. We all know that making resolutions is easy, but keeping them is hard work. According to the Statistic Brain Institute, 27 percent of people abandon their goals within the first week, and U.S News …

— 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 York for all ages to live, work and play. We hope you’ll join us!