— Join AARP Virginia at one of our many local events AARP Virginia staff and volunteers work together in bringing you real possibilities to your community. — Thousands of Virginians don’t have health insurance because their employers don’t offer it or they can’t afford it.We host informative workshops on how to modify your home for easy living, the ABCs of Aging and how you can make your voice heard in Washington. If Virginia lawmakers were to take advantage of enhanced federal funding, the state could provide Medicaid coverage for up to 300,000 additional individuals.
— Hey hockey fans, join AARP for select games at the Syracuse Crunch Hockey Club! That’s why she supports a proposal to create a state-facilitated workplace savings option that would enable her 15 employees to have their own retirement plans.
Bring family and friends to watch your favorite teams and learn about what AARP is doing in your community. Tickets are per person, and games take place in the War Memorial Arena at 515 Montgomery Street, Syracuse, NY. “Corporations offer college tuition, medical and dental coverage—all these things they plop on the table that I can’t offer,” she said.
More than half of New York’s private sector workforce – over 3.5 million New Yorkers – lack access to a retirement savings plan such as …
— On your way to the theater, stop by the AARP NY Office (750 Third Avenue) from 4-5pm any weekday through Feb.
— Please join AARP New York, the Asian American Federation, the Hispanic Federation, the NAACP and the Urban League in an important forum about the significant racial and ethnic disparities that currently, exist among New York’s 50 multicultural communities.
This timely discussion will convene thought leaders, elected officials and community leaders from across the State of New York to address the serious gaps that exist among older adults in the areas of health, financial security, and livable communities.— 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. ET You can find jobs that don’t require 40-plus hours a week in just about every industry and company. You may miss the office camaraderie after stopping full-time work.— At NYS Assembly Hearing, AARP Also Cites 4 Billion Economic Impact of 50 , Urges Cost-Effective Funding to Help NYers Avoid Expensive Nursing Homes ALBANY, N. – AARP today outlined its proposal for a new middle class state tax credit for unpaid family caregivers while urging additional investment in cost-effective senior services to help caregivers help their loved ones age in their own homes and communities.The Association urged state legislators to support the tax credit and additional funding for critical … — By Philip Lentz Laura Kerrone, owner of the popular Psychedelicatessen bagel deli in downtown Troy, knows the hurdles of running a small business, including finding and keeping good employees.Howard Zucker, and New York State Office for the Aging Deputy Director John Cochran to announce that New York is the first state in the nation to join the AARP-World Health Organization Age-Friendly Network.