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September 11, 2017

Volunteers Needed for Tax Aid Program on Hawai‘i island

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is looking to expand its team of volunteers on Hawai‘i island for the upcoming tax season.
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July 12, 2017

Disaster Preparation Tips for Caregivers, Kūpuna

Kūpuna and caregivers should prepare now—before a disaster happens.
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June 27, 2017

AARP: Senate’s Age Tax Would Slam Seniors

A new analysis of the Senate’s proposed healthcare bill shows that older Hawai‘i residents would pay much higher premiums or go without insurance coverage.
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June 14, 2017

Hawai‘i Long-Term Elder Care Scores High

But more needs to be done as baby boomers reach their 80s and the number of people who can provide family caregiving services decreases dramatically.
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April 14, 2017

Pre-Retirees: ‘Think of Your Future’ at Free Workshop

AARP will present a free “Think of Your Future” workshop on Saturday, April 29, from 1 to 4 p.m. in Waimea and additional workshops islandwide this month.
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January 31, 2017

AARP Hawaiʻi Launches Campaign to Protect Medicare

the proposal would put 218,975 Hawaiʻi seniors’ benefits at risk and threaten the guarantee of benefits for 268,118 workers, ages 50-64, who are currently paying into the system.
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April 29, 2016

Free Shredding in Kona Offered as Part of ‘Shred Fest 2016’

From 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., the public can visit the Big Island Record and Destruction Center, located on Hui Koa Drive in Kailua-Kona, to receive free shredding of personal financial documents and other sensitive records.
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June 03, 2015

Scam Prevention to Highlight Two Hilo Events

AARP Hawai’i, along with various state agencies, will host two free workshops on scam prevention in Hilo on June 16.
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March 18, 2015

Caregiver Event to Address Crucial Planning for Elderly Care

AARP-sponsored event to educate public on community resources and support in caring for aging loved ones.
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January 28, 2015

AARP Offering Free Tax Preparation Assistance Beginning Feb. 2

Hawai'i taxpayers with low to moderate incomes may be eligible for AARP's free tax preparation assistance.
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April 26, 2012

Office of Aging Warns of Number Request Scam

The Hawaii County Office of Aging has issued a warning to elderly persons about an ongoing scam involving callers requesting their social security numbers.
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