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  • Bob's Own Words: What is Age-Friendly?

    A definition of Age-friendly in the words of a local Bay Stater just like you.…
  • From Farm To Jar: New Hobby Unlocked!

    Trying to make those organics from the grocery store have a longer shelf life? Have a green thumb and trying to make the fruits (and vegetables) of your labor last through the winter? Jellies, Jams,…
  • Get The Scoop on Social Security

    Connect with AARP at these Summer "Get The Scoop" events in your area- receive a complimentary small soft-serve ice cream and ‘get the scoop’ on the latest information about the Social Security…

Home & Community Resources

AARP HomeFit® Guide
AARP HomeFit® Guide

More and more, people want to stay in their home for a lifetime. Learn how to make your house, apartment, or mobile home safer and comfortable for all stages of your life.

Creating Community Gardens for People of All Ages
Creating Community Gardens for People of All Ages

Community gardens can have many benefits – from improving health to alleviating food insecurity. Learn how to build invigorating and intergenerational community gardens and outdoor spaces.

AARP Walk Audit Tool Kit
AARP Walk Audit Tool Kit

Many communities are designed for automobiles with little consideration for pedestrians and their safety. Learn how to assess the safety and walkability of your community and how to inspire any needed change.

AARP Bike Audit Tool Kit
AARP Bike Audit Tool Kit

Most community streets just aren’t designed for the growing number of cyclists. Learn how to evaluate how safe your streets are for cyclists and how you can advocate for any needed improvements.

Veterans Home Modification Benefits Guide: Digital Edition
Veterans Home Modification Benefits Guide: Digital Edition

This guide connects veterans and military families with financial assistance programs to modify their homes. All information is free.

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