— Join our online Q&A sessions for tools for keeping your 2018 healthy resolutions all year What are your healthy goals for 2018? Do you want to eat healthier? Do you want a new fitness plan? Do you want to focus on better sleep? No matter what your healthy goals are—or whether you’ve even set them yet—you can learn about how to get on track and stay on track. Join our live, two-part Q&A sessions: Staying Healthy in 2018: How to …

— Here in Indiana, 837,000 Hoosiers care for an older parent, spouse or other loved one, helping them live independently at home—where they want to be. These family caregivers take on huge responsibilities that can be overwhelming, stressful and exhausting. They juggle full- or part-time jobs, and many are still raising families. This year, six elected officials in Indiana went above and beyond to provide commonsense support for family caregivers by championing HEA 1337 and HEA 1493.   To recognize their …

— Join two live webinars to find out how to identify and react to changes in your loved one’s behavior AARP Family Caregiving Online Learning Series Recognizing the Signs Your Loved One Needs More Care Tuesday, January 23, 7 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. ET Local Resources for Caregivers Tuesday, January 30, 7 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. ET What if your loved one loses interest in a favorite hobby? Or misses an in important date? Or forgets to pay the bills? What …

— Join our online event for free job searching tips, tools resources, interactive videos, recruiter chats and more. AARP’s Online Career Fair: Spotlight on Part-Time Work & Skills Thursday, January 25, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. ET You can find jobs that don’t require 40-plus hours a week in just about every industry and company. But why choose part-time work? You may miss the office camaraderie after stopping full-time work. Or you may want some extra income to travel or fund …

— Here at AARP, we know that you have a lifetime of experience to offer. If you are looking for a way to share it, we can help. As an AARP volunteer within the Hoosier State you will be front and center in helping to achieve meaningful and impactful change at a local, state, and federal level while having fun along the way! Whether your interests lie in fighting fraud and scams, supporting family caregivers, making your community more safe and …

— Fishers, a suburb of Indianapolis, has been officially designated the state’s first age-friendly community. A city of about 90,000 people, Fishers is one of 191 localities nationwide that have joined the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities. City officials have committed to address older residents’ needs in areas such as housing, transportation, health care and social inclusion. AARP will continue to work with city officials and residents to develop a master plan for improvements. To learn what makes a city or …

— By Diana Lamirand For the past decade, Laura Snider has operated INhouse Primary Care, a family practice group of eight nurse practitioners who make house calls to about 1,000 patients across Indiana. All are licensed in advanced practice with 10-plus years of experience, treating patients for issues such as diabetes, heart failure and dementia. “We make sure they have food, they’re living in a clean place, and they have somebody taking care of them if they need it,” Snider said. …

— Joe Kendall of Evansville has been selected by AARP Indiana to receive the 2017 AARP Andrus Award for Community Service. This award, which is named after AARP’s founder Dr. Ethel Percy Andrus, is AARP’s most prestigious volunteer tribute that recognizes outstanding individuals who are sharing their experience, talents and skills to enrich the lives of others. Kendall was presented with the award at AARP Indiana’s annual volunteer celebration in Indianapolis. “AARP is only as strong as its volunteers and Joe is one …

— From connecting family caregivers with local resources to sharing tips with consumers about local scams, AARP Indiana is working to improve the lives of residents 50-plus in Gary. AARP also is working with FAITH, a neighborhood revitalization group, to create a farmers market that will serve the downtown Emerson neighborhood. In addition, AARP is working with elected officials to designate Gary as an age-friendly community. The designation does not mean a city has solved its problems, but rather that it …

— At AARP Indiana, our most valuable assets are members like you. You’re uniquely equipped to share your experience and skills to make a difference.   Through education, advocacy and service, AARP volunteers and staff work together to address community needs. And with the skills, knowledge and wisdom you’ve gained over the years, you could be the perfect person to help. Volunteering for AARP Indiana puts you at the forefront of addressing the issues that matter most to the 50+ population …