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Nov 17, 2020, 21:49 ET Disrupt Disparities 3.0: la pandemia afecta con más fuerza a los adultos mayores de color de Nueva York en las áreas de la comida, los alquileres y los hogares de ancianos

Los adultos mayores de color en el estado de Nueva York se han atrasado en el pago de alquileres y están luchando contra la inseguridad alimentaria a ...


Nov 17, 2020, 21:15 ET Disrupt Disparities 3.0: Pandemic Hitting Older NYers of Color Hardest in Food Insecurity, Rent Affordability, Nursing Homes

Older New Yorkers of color have fallen behind on rent payments and are struggling with food insecurity at far greater rates than their white...


Jul 30, 2020, 13:50 ET Art at 50 Plus: New Beginnings - Islip Art Museum, Islip Arts Council and AARP Announce Statewide Virtual Open Call

Following the 2019 Art at 50 Plus exhibition, Islip Arts and AARP Long Island are collaborating again to present the best works of art in a variety...


Feb 05, 2020, 16:34 ET AARP Community Challenge Grant Program Now Accepting 2020 Applications

AARP has opened applications for the 2020 AARP Community Challenge grant program to fund "quick-action" projects that spark change across the country....


May 01, 2019, 10:00 ET AARP New York Seeks Nominees for 2019 Andrus Award for Community Service

AARP New York is now accepting nominations for its 2019 Andrus Award for Community Service, which honors 50-plus New Yorkers who are sharing their...


Sep 26, 2018, 13:00 ET Nuevo informe de AARP ofrece soluciones para ayudar a los sobrecargados cuidadores familiares de Nueva York

La población de adultos mayores de Nueva York crece aceleradamente a medida que los baby boomers envejecen y los residentes del estado viven por más...


Sep 26, 2018, 12:46 ET New AARP Report Offers Solutions to Help NY's Unpaid - but Over-Stressed - Family Caregivers

As the number of older New Yorkers explodes with the aging of the Baby Boomer generation and as New Yorkers live longer with more chronic conditions, ...


Aug 10, 2018, 10:03 ET Volunteers Needed For AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is looking to expand its team of volunteers for the upcoming tax season. Tax-Aide, now in its 51st year, offers free...


Apr 17, 2018, 09:48 ET AARP's "Operation: Stop Scams" Provides Free Paper-Shredding for New Yorkers from Buffalo to Long Island

New Yorkers fought back against fraud today and helped protect themselves from identity theft by shredding truckloads of sensitive personal documents ...


Jan 24, 2018, 10:00 ET NY's Communities of Color Have Less Access to Retirement Savings, Banks, Pay More for Caregiving, Housing; AARP, Partners Launch Policy Solutions Agenda

AARP and top advocacy organizations for New York's communities of color joined today to launch an unprecedented policy solutions agenda aimed at...


Nov 16, 2017, 14:28 ET AARP a los trabajadores de Nueva York: el Permiso Familiar Pagado comienza el 1.o de enero. ¡Aprovéchenlo!

AARP está utilizando los medios de difusión para asegurar que los trabajadores de Nueva York sepan que a partir del 1.o de enero pueden comenzar a...


Nov 16, 2017, 14:25 ET AARP to Working NYers: Paid Family Leave Starts January 1; Use it!

AARP is taking to the airwaves to make sure working New Yorkers know they can start taking advantage of the state's new paid family leave law...


Nov 16, 2017, 14:13 ET AARP to Working NYers: Paid Family Leave Starts January 1; Use it!

AARP is taking to the airwaves to make sure working New Yorkers know they can start taking advantage of the state's new paid family leave law...


Jan 31, 2017, 08:42 ET AARP Nueva York lanza campaña para proteger a Medicare

AARP lanzó esta semana una campaña integral para proteger a Medicare ante las propuestas de algunos en el Congreso que perjudicarían a los residentes ...


Jan 31, 2017, 07:54 ET AARP New York Launches Campaign to Protect Medicare

AARP this week launched a comprehensive campaign to protect Medicare in the face of proposals by some in Congress that would hurt hardworking New...


Jan 23, 2017, 14:05 ET 67% de trabajadores hispanos del sector privado sin un plan de ahorros para la jubilación en sus empleos

La ciudad ya puede crear una opción de ahorro para la jubilación en el lugar de empleo para el personal de empresas privadas que no ofrecen una...


Jan 23, 2017, 12:57 ET 67% of NY's Hispanic Private Sector Employees Can't Get Retirement Savings Plans at Work

New York City has the green light to establish a workplace retirement savings option for private sector employees whose companies don't offer a...


Jan 12, 2017, 12:22 ET AARP: Governor Cuomo Aims to Make NY First Age-Friendly State in Nation

Governor Andrew Cuomo is aiming to make New York the first Age-Friendly state in the nation, and AARP today praised the Governor for his leadership...


Nov 02, 2016, 03:16 ET AARP Delivers 10,400 Petitions to Schumer, Long to 'Take A Stand,' Commit to Update Social Security

AARP today delivered over 10,400 petitions to U.S. Senator Charles Schumer of New York urging him to commit to working with the new Congress and new...


Oct 23, 2016, 04:12 ET Clinton Thumps Trump on Social Security, Retirement, AARP/Siena NYC Gen-X & Boomer Survey Finds

By huge majorities, the city's Gen-Xers and Baby Boomers think Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton would do a better job than Republican...


Aug 25, 2016, 05:41 ET AARP aplaude el visto bueno a los planes de ahorros para la jubilación basados en el lugar de empleo; insta a Nueva York a actuar

AARP hoy aplaudió la finalización de la reglamentación del Departamento de Trabajo federal (DOL) que autoriza a los estados a facilitar la creación...


Aug 25, 2016, 04:07 ET AARP Praises OK for State-Based Private Sector Retirement Plans; Urges NY to Act

AARP today praised the finalization of a rule by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) that confirms states can facilitate the creation of automatic...


Aug 25, 2016, 03:43 ET AARP Praises OK for State-Based Private Sector Retirement Plans; Urges NY to Act

AARP today praised the finalization of a rule by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) that confirms states can facilitate the creation of automatic...


Aug 14, 2016, 08:03 ET AARP: Inaction Could Cost Future NY Retirees Nearly 25% of Social Security Check

New analysis conducted by AARP shows that 10.4 million workers across New York who are paying into Social Security today stand to lose 25 percent of...


Jun 13, 2016, 05:30 ET As Race for Seat Held by Rangel Heats Up, Hopefuls Debate Social Security, Future

As the race heats up for the first open seat in New York's 13th Congressional District in 72 years, nine candidates seeking to succeed Representative ...