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Looking Back, Moving Forward

Reflections on my first year read

Lisa M. Ryerson

Winning Back

AARP Foundation SCSEP Checklist

Match your work interests and existing skills to new occupations in today's job market. Complete both the Interest and Skills questionnaires to help determine which careers you might want to explore based on your past education, training, and work experience. Learn more 

AARP Foundation Launches Fre$h Savings Program in Mississippi and Tennessee

Through the AARP Foundation Fre$h Savings program, SNAP receipients in Mississippi and Tennessee can buy more fresh fruits and vegetables with their SNAP card. Here's how the program works.

In the Spotlight

The Active Process of Aging in Place

There are tremendous challenges in ensuring that our houses and communities are ready to support a high quality of life for older adults aging in place now, and the growing numbers of those who will do so in the future. Read

Our Story

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AARP Foundation wants to win back opportunity for those now in crisis. Watch

Programs & Services

AARP Foundation SCSEP

The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) is the nation's oldest program to help low-income, unemployed individuals aged 55+ find work. Go

AARP Experience Corps: Blue Hill Boys and Girls Club

AARP Foundation Experience Corps

Experience Corps is a literacy program that utilizes highly trained volunteers age 50 and over to help struggling students become great readers. Go

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Housing Solutions Center

This program offers free HUD-certified counseling and assistance to 50+ homeowners who are at risk of foreclosure. Go

AARP Tax Aide

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

This program offers free assistance with tax-return preparation. Go

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We are partnering with workforce services providers to strengthen the bridge between 50+ job candidates and respected employers. Go

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