AARP Pennsylvania

Reimagining the possibilities of life for Pennsylvanians
AUG 19, 2019
While too many Pennsylvanians struggle to make ends meet, the big drug companies continue to rake in billions. From cancer treatments to Epipens, skyrocketing prices are forcing too many of us to choose between buying medicine and buying food for our families. While the average annual cost of prescription drug treatment increased 57.8% between 2012 and 2017, Pennsylvanians only realized an increase in annual income of 10.4%.1 It’s time to tell our lawmakers that we need lower prescription drug prices. When we all work together, policy change happens.
JUL 25, 2019
Our free, two-part webinar will help you start decluttering your life.
JUL 24, 2019
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JUL 17, 2019
Harrisburg, PA —Today, AARP announced the awardees for its 2019 AARP Community Challenge grant program, including six Pennsylvania recipients. A total of nearly $1.6 million will be distributed to fund 159 “quick action” projects across the country, helping communities make immediate improvements and jumpstart long-term progress to support residents of all ages.
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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 Pennsylvania for all ages to live, work and play. We hope you’ll join us!
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Learn about ways to protect yourself and your loved ones at our free, two-part webinar.
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HARRISBURG, PA—AARP Pennsylvania today hailed the announcement of a 10 year contract between UPMC and Highmark in western Pennsylvania that will extend access to UPMC facilities and physicians for Highmark-insured customers.
AARP PA State President Joanne Grossi speaks at press conference
At AARP, we are fighting in Pennsylvania and around the country to support family caregivers.
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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 behalf of 50+ Pennsylvanians across the Commonwealth, including the 1.8 million AARP members, I am writing to thank Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick for being part of the fight against age discrimination by co-sponsoring the Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act (POWADA). 
Andrus Award
Annual Award Recognizes Those Who Make a Powerful Difference in their Community
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Learn about ways to avoid illegal robocalls and phone scams in this free, two-part webinar.
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More than 80,000 older Pennsylvanians are raising their grandchildren when parents cannot. Pennsylvania allows grandparents and others to petition the court for custody in certain situations.
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