Program Helps Adults Go Back to School

Posted on 10/31/19 by TheAARPBulletin


A new AARP Kentucky program is training volunteers to help adults with some college experience find resources to complete their degrees or earn credentials for in-demand jobs.

The Kentucky Lifelong Learning Ambassador Project is a pilot program that aims to connect AARP members with scholarships, the state’s Project Graduate program and other opportunities.

AARP is collaborating with The Graduate! Network, a national nonprofit that works with community leaders to develop local resources to help adults seeking to return to school.

The project could serve as a national model for linking AARP members with jobs that are in demand due to workforce shortages.

Go to or to learn more about getting help or being a volunteer ambassador.

This story is provided by AARP Kentucky. Visit the AARP Kentucky page for more news, events, and programs affecting retirement, health care, and more.

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