Rhode Island

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New rules make absentee voting easier during the coronavirus pandemic
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AARP is providing information and resources about COVID-19 to help older Rhode Islanders, and their families protect themselves from the virus and prevent it from spreading to others.
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Alan Neville receives AARP's highest volunteer honor
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We love working with volunteers
AARP-Backed Program Would Be Continued in the Next State Budget
Harris Rosen Wants You to Write a Book
Medicare - Tell Congress to Protect Medicare
AARP Launches Campaign to Protect Medicare
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Work & Save legislation, which would give thousands of Rhode Islanders access to tax-deferred payroll savings plans, was introduced in the RI House on Friday, April 14. No date has been set for a hearing before the House Labor Committee.  Review this year's bill: H-6125-17- Work and Save
In connection with AARP’s I HEART CAREGIVERS initiative, you are invited to a free screening of The Theory of Everything and to  learn more about resources for family caregivers and their loved ones. I HEART CAREGIVERS works to recognize and support the 42 million Americans who perform a great labor of love every day—caring for older parents, spouses and others to help them live independently at home, where they want to be.
The American Red Cross is currently recruiting for a variety of volunteer positions in Connecticut and Rhode Island.  The volunteer opportunities are an excellent way to make a difference in the lives of others, and become more engaged in your community. The time commitment and skill levels vary depending on the position.  Check out the descriptions below to see if anything sparks your interest,  To find more volunteer opportunities in your community that fit your schedule, visit AARP's Create the Good.
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