AARP Pennsylvania

Reimagining the possibilities of life for Pennsylvanians
OCT 26, 2021
The remarkable service contributed by Ron and Milly has greatly benefited their community, reflected AARP’s vision and mission, and inspired other volunteers. Both have been pivotal members of AARP Pennsylvania’s advocacy volunteer team and have encouraged health and wellness to AARP members with their popular weekly “Moving with Milly” exercise class.
NOV 22, 2021
New Survey: Scammers ramp up attacks on consumers as the holiday shopping season begins
NOV 17, 2021
AARP Survey: Veterans More Likely to Lose Money to Scams Than Civilians
NOV 5, 2021
November is National Family Caregivers Month, and AARP Pennsylvania is proud to honor the nearly 1.6 million family caregivers in the state who provide unpaid care and support to their loved ones. 
OCT 21, 2021
AARP recently launched a new tool to bring together valuable information and resources to help veterans, military families, and their caregivers navigate their health care options. 
Social Security
Thanks in part to the advocacy campaign by AARP West Virginia, Mountain Staters will enjoy a phaseout of a state tax on Social Security benefits.  
Fraud Watch photo
From phony puppy websites to fake COVID cleaning supplies to miracle cures, fraudsters have found new ways to take advantage of people during the coronavirus pandemic.
As vaccine distribution continues, Tennessee has lifted restrictions on nursing home visits, however, individual facilities have latitude on visitation rules. Staffing and supplies are still a challenge in places.
Typing on laptop closeup, chatting in Facebook
AARP Texas is working with city leaders and state lawmakers to expand access to high-speed internet service. 
This spring, AARP is hosting a virtual class on the basics of Medicare. 
The yearlong pandemic has triggered a big increase in romance scammers who prey on lonely people confined to their homes. Swindlers stalk matchmaking websites and shower their victims with attention and then have a seemingly plausible reason why they need money to make a trip to visit.
housing graphic 1
Creating more affordable housing is a key issue California officials hope to address with the state's new “Master Plan for Aging.” It outlines five priorities to help make the state more livable for people of all ages, including putting parks closer to homes and making public transit more accessible.
Volunteer in Milwaukee County
From Capitol Hill to local communities, AARP volunteers play a crucial role in ensuring that older Americans’ voices are heard and their interests are met. Locally, they share information and resources on caregiving, livable communities, fraud prevention and more. 
AARP relies on dedicated volunteers for many activities, including advocating for Americans 50-plus at the state capitol and working at health fairs.
mind, body, spirit, soul and you
As COVID-19 vaccines continue to roll out, caregivers who can’t find them may find themselves in stressful conditions, which can negatively affect their mental and physical well-being.
Search AARP States
About AARP Pennsylvania
Contact information and more from your state office. Learn what we are doing to champion social change and help you live your best life.