American Association of Retired Persons


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American Association of Retired Persons

 (AARP)
the largest organization for older people in the United States. It serves the elderly through extensive lobbying at the federal level, maintaining a high-volume pharmaceutical service, publishing a variety of printed materials, and performing other services.

American Association of Retired Persons

See AARP.

A·mer·i·can As·so·ci·a·tion of Re·tired Per·sons

(AARP) (ă-mer'i-kăn ă-sō'sē-ā'shŭn rē-tīrd' pĕr'sŏnz)
A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization providing information, advocacy, benefits, and services for people aged 50 and older.

American Association of Retired Persons

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AARP

The largest voluntary association of older adults (retired or not) in the U.S., with a membership of more than 30 million. The association lobbies on behalf of its members, sponsors research on aging, operates a mail-order pharmaceutical service and insurance plan, and publishes magazines and other literature for older adults.
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In partnership with the three members of Triad--the American Association of Retired Persons, the International Association of Chiefs of Police, and the National Sheriffs' Association--the FBI works to reduce senior citizens' vulnerability to crime.
Crime and the Elderly, American Association of Retired Persons Criminal Justice Services, International Association of Chiefs of Police, and the National Sheriffs' Association.
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PALMDALE - Palmdale Mayor James Ledford will speak at the June 21 general membership meeting of the American Association of Retired Persons, Palmdale Chapter 2195.
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It also insures American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) members through its AARP automobile and homeowners insurance program.
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Today, increasing Medicaid and state expenditures for home- and community-based services, combined with structural changes in state management of long-term care services, is becoming a popular way of controlling spiraling Medicaid costs and allowing consumers to have greater choice and access to care options, according to an October 1998 report issued by the Public Policy Institute of the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP), based in Washington, DC.
American Maturity was formed as a joint venture between Hartford Life and Accident Insurance Company and Pacific Mutual Life Insurance Company to specialize in the sale of individual annuity products to members of the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) under an exclusive 10-year endorsement from AARP.
Participants from over 40 national organizations, representing a broad cross-section of community and policy viewpoints - including the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP), Crime Stoppers, the Police Executive Research Forum (PERF), and the National Urban League - discussed strategies with officials from municipal, State, and Federal law enforcement agencies.
The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) announced today that Minnesota Life Insurance Company and its Securian affiliates and subsidiaries were named to AARP's list of 35 "Best Employers for Workers 50 and Over" in the U.
I've never seen them lined around the block before,'' said Cleo Van Horne, a volunteer for the American Association of Retired Persons, who helped with the inoculation program.

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