— Looking for a list of events that AARP Maryland is hosting or a part of? Visit our Calendar of Events page. Think you know AARP in Maryland? You don’t know ‘aarp.’ We’re working to support family caregivers, achieve affordable and reliable utilities, protect loved ones from fraud and scams and build new tools to help working Marylanders save for retirement. But that’s not all. From standing up with leaders to spur change in your community to taking part in free …

— Julie E. Lee – Aunque parezca ser una acción instintiva, conducir es una tarea que exige mucho y a la que le debes prestar toda tu atención; no importa cuán experimentado te consideres. Lo que pudieras considerar ser una distracción menor podría conllevar a una colisión peligrosa. Cualquier momento en el que apartas tu vista del camino o dejas de tener el volante en las manos, te expones a una situación de conducción peligrosa. ¿Sabías que al enviar un mensaje …

— To access this post in Spanish, go to: https://states.aarp.org/md-espanol-como-evitar-las-distracciones-al-conducir-sc-md-wp-about/ Julie E. Lee – Even though it may feel like second nature Marylanders, driving is a demanding task that requires your full attention, no matter how experienced you may consider yourself. What you may think is a minor distraction could result in a dangerous collision. Any moment your eyes are off the road or your hands are off the wheel, you put yourself in a dangerous driving situation. Did you know sending …

— Nancy LeaMond is the Executive Vice President for AARP’s State and National Group – and a long-time resident of Maryland’s Montgomery County. As a longtime resident of Maryland, I was delighted to speak at the recent Montgomery County Commission for Women’s Legislative Briefing on behalf of AARP’s nearly 870,000 members in the state. Today, 2 million Marylanders–roughly one-third of the state’s population—are over the age of 50. More than 800,000 people are over the age of 65. And Maryland, like …