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Benefits QuickLink

Need help paying for food, utilities or medicine?  Could you be eligible for 15 government programs that help people stretch their money and cover everyday costs? Benefits QuickLINK can help you find out! Answer the survey questions and get the program applications and information you need to apply for programs where you live. 

Benefits QuickLINK is brought to you by AARP Foundation and is available day or night at It’s fast, private, and secure and works in all 50 states, DC, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Don’t have a computer? Call 877-659-0967 to set up an appointment with an AARP Foundation volunteer. Go

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

To find an AARP Foundation Tax-Aide site in your community during the tax season, call our toll-free number at 888-AARP-NOW (888-227-7669) or visit Read

Our online tax assistance is available year-round for taxpayers to pose their tax questions. Questions are usually answered within three business days.

AARP WorkSearch

The AARP WorkSearch Assessment System is available to those with Internet access at For project site locations and hours of operation, call 877-872-5627 (One-Stop Career Center). Go

AARP Women's Scholarship Program

The AARP Women's Scholarshp Program changes lives by funding opportunities for women age 50 and older. Women who are seeking new job skills, training or educational opportunities but have limited financial resources are encouraged to apply. To learn more, visit or call 202-434-2110.

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Find the most recent cases in which AFL has advocated in courts nationwide for the rights of older persons, and filed AARP’s amicus curiae (“friend of the court”) briefs that help courts decide precedent-setting cases.

Programs & Services

AARP Tax Aide

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

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

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Housing Solutions Center

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

AARP Foundation Finances 50+

Finances 50+

This financial capability program is a collaboration between AARP Foundation and Charles Schwab Foundation. Go

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