— 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 Hampshire. We hope you’ll join us!

— How to strengthen and preserve Social Security for future generations is one of the most important decisions facing federal policymakers. This campaign season, questions about Social Security’s fate belong on the forefront. Born in the depths of the Great Depression, Social Security is showing signs of financial distress. Sooner or later, our national leaders will need to step in to secure its long-term future. And whether you’re a potential beneficiary of Social Security or simply among those paying into the …

— AARP is calling on Congress to protect seniors and all taxpayers from price gouging by big drug companies.  There is no reason Americans should continue to pay among the highest prescription drug prices in the world. Last year, AARP successfully kept drug company lobbyists from breaking a deal to close the Medicare Part D doughnut hole a year early, which would lower drug costs for seniors.  AARP also supports the Creating and Restoring Equal Access to Equivalent Samples (CREATES) Act, …

— Social Security has remained strong over its 83-year-history largely because of its dedicated financing and the commitment of past congresses and presidents to work together to make the changes needed to secure its financial future. AARP has been fighting for 60 years – and will continue to lead the charge – to keep Social Security viable for current and future generations.  When the president proposed turning Social Security into private accounts in 2005, AARP mobilized the power of millions of …

— Attend AARP New Hampshire’s Live! Online Career Expo Learn skills. Meet employers. Reach your goals. Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 1-4 p.m. ET Want to get ahead or get hired? If you live in New Hampshire you can’t afford to miss our Live! Online Career Expo. Employers and career professionals from your area will be online to help you learn about the skills they value. This three-hour online event was created to help you reach your career goals—and allow you to …

— The 2018 midterm elections will be among the most historic elections in a generation.  We need to make sure our elected officials prioritize issues that are important to people as they age.  We need to make sure our voices our heard! That is why AARP New Hampshire is hosting a First Congressional District Candidate Forum on October 18 at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics.  Find out where the candidates stand on important issues such as Medicare, Social Security, Medicaid …

— The 2018 midterm elections will be among the most historic elections in a generation.  We need to make sure our elected officials prioritize issues that are important to people as they age.  We need to make sure our voices our heard! AARP New Hampshire, in collaboration with the Greater Concord  Chamber of Commerce, is hosting a Second Congressional District Candidate Forum on October 11 at the Grappone Conference Center in Concord.  Find out where the candidates stand on important issues …

— The 2018 midterm elections will be among the most historic elections in a generation.  We need to make sure our elected officials prioritize issues that are important to people as they age.  We need to make sure our voices our heard! AARP New Hampshire, in collaboration with the Greater Concord  Chamber of Commerce, is hosting a Gubernatorial  Candidate Forum on October 24 at the Grappone Conference Center in Concord.  Find out where the candidates for Governor stand on important issues …

— It’s almost time to put summer behind us and shift gears to fall and winter activities!  AARP is offering five activities in collaboration with the Massabesic Audubon Center from September through February. So, whether you’re celebrating nature, gearing up for the holidays, howling at the moon, or learning about the courtship behaviors of animals, you won’t want to miss the fun! The line-up of events and RSVP information follows: Nature’s Bounty:  Fuel for Seasonal Survival Saturday, September 22, 2018.  9:30 …

— According to a new AARP survey of experienced workers, nearly 9 in 10 work for financial reasons, but approximately 8 in 10 either enjoy or feel useful doing their work. And among those who plan to retire, over 1 in 4 plans to start a business or earn money in some independent way, such as a gig economy job. Given employers’ need for talent, it makes great business sense to hire experienced workers, as demonstrated by additional AARP research. “With …

— Get Information on the Skills to Get Your Next Job Attend AARP’s live online workshop Tuesday, August 28, 2018, 7-8 p.m. ET When it comes to finding a new job, everyone could improve their networking and interview skills—especially in today’s ultra-competitive market. The good news is, there are some tips and ideas that can help you stand out from the crowd and secure the position you want. Sharpening Your Networking and Interview Skills is a live online workshop based on …