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

— Our Two-Part Online Q&A Session Can Help You Stay Up-to-Date Staying Connected, Competitive and Current in Your Career Part 1: Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 5 –5:30 p.m. MT Part 2: Wednesday, June 27, 2018, 5 – 5:30 p.m. MT From job search to daily job requirements, technology now plays a role in virtually every career. Have your skills kept pace? Maybe you’re looking to change careers or advance in your current job. Or perhaps you haven’t had a job in …

— Basic motoring skills don’t change much, but the technology in cars is evolving. With increasing numbers of older adults behind the wheel, AARP Arizona is offering free workshops to keep motorists up to date, independent, safe and confident on the road. The workshops familiarize drivers with features such as blind-spot warning systems, smart headlights, reverse monitoring systems, collision and lane-departure warnings, assistive parking systems, adaptive cruise control and emergency response systems. In 2016, about 1 in 7 licensed drivers nationwide were …

— By Miriam Davidson Elaine Newlin, 63, recently purchased a new laptop computer for her home-based business, selling Mary Kay cosmetics. “I want that pink Cadillac,” she said, referring to the coveted prize awarded to the company’s top sales directors. But first, Newlin had to figure out how to set up the laptop to help demonstrate the products and take customers’ orders. The laptop had an unfamiliar operating system, and she had trouble logging in to the “consultants only” part of …

— AARP TEK began with hands-on workshops in select cities across the country to help the 50-plus audience embrace mobile technology to live their best lives. To increase our impact we recently launched AARP TEK Academy, a free, easy-to-use online learning site at www.aarptek.org . AARP TEK Academy is for anyone who wants to get the most out of their mobile devices, stay safe online and pursue online learning on an array of interests such as professional development, healthy living, online …

— Understanding the ins and outs of your mobile device or notepad can be daunting. In fact, many people 50 plus find operating their high-tech gadgets a bit overwhelming. In Tucson, a group of tech-savvy volunteers from the AARP Tucson Community Group have stepped up to help people who are having difficulty operating their tablet or mobile phone. Every Tuesday at the AARP Tucson Information Center, the volunteers host a free Tech-Mentoring Session where they provide one-on-one tutoring to people who …