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

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— Today AARP released the findings of a nationwide poll of general election voters, along with oversamples in both 39 GOP-held seats that flipped to a Democrat and 37 GOP-held seats targeted as competitive by the Cook Political Report that held for the GOP. The bipartisan poll, fielded jointly by Fabrizio Ward and Benenson Strategy Group, found that, for 50-plus voters, Social Security, Medicare, and health care were the top issues driving them to the ballot box. The 2,800-voter survey also …

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— Frog and Toad “hop from the page to the stage” when Synchronicity brings a delightful family favorite home for the holiday season. Winner of four lauded Suzi Bass Awards, including best musical and best director of a musical (Clint Thornton), Synchronicity’s production of A Year with Frog and Toad brings Arnold Lobel’s beloved characters to life in a whimsical and irresistible retelling for audiences of all ages. From 3 p.m.-4 p.m. at the Dec. 15 performance only, AARP Georgia will …

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— Thank you for your service! AARP Georgia salutes veterans. For more information about how AARP values our veterans, please check out this link: https://bit.ly/2DqQBxz Posted by AARP Georgia on Wednesday, November 7, 2018

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— Please be our guest for Clearly Invisible, a play that honors veterans for their contributions, while examining the challenges they may face when re-entering civilian life. The play is Wednesday, Nov. 7 at Riverdale Town Centre in Clayton County. There is an encore performance on Nov. 8 at 1:30 p.m. in the same place. The play is free and open to the public, but registration is required using this link. For more information, contact Jil Hinds at 404-870-3781.

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— Veterans Month is the time to thank those who have risked their lives for all of our safety. Starting November 1, you can honor a veteran, family member of a veteran, or volunteer committed to veterans’ causes by sharing his or her inspiring story. Your nominee could win an 8-day cruise or up to $1,000 in cash. Entries will be accepted November 1, 2018 – January 5, 2019. To nominate someone who inspires you, submit a short video or a …

—   By Drew Jubera When her husband, Tom, was diagnosed with lung cancer in August 2016, Jennifer Holley Lux became his full-time caregiver. Like many of the 1.3 million family caregivers in Georgia, Lux did it all, managing medications, driving him to appointments and speaking by phone almost daily with physicians and nurses. When her husband’s condition worsened and he came home after a hospital stay, Lux said, she felt overwhelmed. She had to learn to administer a feeding tube—sterilizing …

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— Voting in the mid-term elections is easy for some people – just a quick walk around the corner or a short drive to the polling station. But for others, it may seem impossible. Taking time off from work or overcoming physical disabilities can prevent many people from exercising their right to vote. And living in remote or rural communities can make getting to the polls particularly difficult. But with a little advance planning, you can make sure your vote is …