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Definition of the noun aarp

What does aarp mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. an association of people to promote the welfare of senior citizens

Alternative definition of the noun aarp

proper noun

  1. initialism of, American Association of Retired Persons

Writings

"AARP" is a book by Charles R. Morris.

  • also known as "AARP:, The: America's Most Powerful Lobby and the Clash of Generations"; The AARP: America's Most Powerful Lobby and the Clash of Generations

Miscellanea

AARP, Inc., formerly the American Association of Retired Persons, is a United States-based non-governmental organization and interest group, founded in 1958 by Ethel Percy Andrus, PhD, a retired educator from California, and based in Washington, D.C. It is a membership organization for people age 50 and over.

  • also known as American Association of Retired Persons
  • some of the awards:
      • Telly Award for TV Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces Film/Video - News or News Feature - "Your Life Calling" (A Former Filmmaker Scripts a New Story)
      • Telly Award for TV Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces Film/Video - Children - "Your Life Calling" (A Former Filmmaker Scripts a New Story)
      • Telly Award for TV Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces Film/Video - Travel/Tourism - "Your Life Calling" (Living the Beautiful Life in Tuscany)
      • Telly Award for TV Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces Film/Video - Nature/Wildlife - "Your Life Calling" (A Woman of the West)
      • Telly Award for TV Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces Film/Video - Education - "Your Life Calling" (Building Futures)
      • Telly Award for TV Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces Film/Video - News or News Feature - "Your Life Calling" (The Gift of Water)
      • Telly Award for TV Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces Film/Video - Social Responsibility - "Your Life Calling" (Changing Business for GOOD)
      • Telly Award for TV Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces Film/Video - Religious/Spiritual - "Your Life Calling" (Finding Faith on the Frontlines)
      • Telly Award for TV Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces Film/Video - Comedy - "Your Life Calling" (Exploring the Lighter Side)
      • Telly Award for TV Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces Film/Video - Sports - "Right on Par"
      • Telly Award for TV Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces Film/Video - Entertainment - "Today" (A Model of Perseverance)
  • official website: www.aarp.org

Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for AARP

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Google previewHealth Policy and Advanced Practice Nursing (2013)

Impact and Implications by Kelly A. Goudreau, Mary Smolenski

AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that helps people of age 50 years and above have independence, choice, and...

Google previewBrooks/Cole Empowerment Series: An Introduction to the Profession of Social Work (2012)

by Elizabeth Segal, Karen Gerdes, Sue Steiner

Change Agent Exercise AARP is a national service and advocacy organization for older people in the United States. Older Americans are a very...

Google previewStrategic Intelligence (2006)

Business Intelligence, Competitive Intelligence, and Knowledge Management by Jay Liebowitz

AARP is the focal point and the center of knowledge about people over 50. With nearly 36 million members, our years of polling, thousands of interviews, countless focus groups and surveys, and with hundreds of aging and policy experts on ...

Google previewGOVT3, California Edition (2011)

by Edward Sidlow, Beth Henschen, Larry Gerston, Terry Christensen

AARP is a major lobbying force that seeks to preserve or enhance Social Security and Medicare benefits for citizens sixty-five...

Google previewGOVT (2016)

by Edward I. Sidlow, Beth Henschen

AARP is a major lobbying force that seeks to preserve or enhance Social Security and Medicare benefits for citizens sixtyfive...

Google previewThe Welfare State Nobody Knows (2007)

Debunking Myths about U.S. Social Policy by Christopher Howard

AARP is a classic source of what political scientists call selective material benefits. These include significant discounts on travel, entertainment, and prescription drugs; options to buy health, life, and home owners' insurance; and subscriptions ...

Google previewEssentials of Gerontological Nursing (2007)

by Meredith Wallace, PhD, ARPN-BC

AARP is a very important and influential organization for individuals aged 50 and older (Hogstel, 2001). The organization has substantial ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Political Communication (2007)

by Lynda Lee Kaid, Christina Holtz-Bacha

Along with providing information and products/services to its more than 30 million members, AARP is a powerful force in advocating for social change in the political arena. AARP has considerable political influence partly because of the large ...

Google previewManaging Nonprofit Organizations in a Policy World (2013)

by Shannon K Vaughan, Shelly Arsenault, Michelle Arsneault

The AARP is a 501(c)(4) organization, which can engage in unlimited direct lobbying activity. Its efforts to seek health care reform with Divided We Fail, however, were enough to pique the interest of members of the House Ways and Means ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Health Services Research (2009)

Ed. by Ross M. Mullner by Ross M. Mullner

The AARP is organized into a central headquarters, state offices located in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands, and more than 2,500 local chapters throughout the nation. Its national headquarter is located ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Elder Care (2013)

The Comprehensive Resource on Geriatric Health and Social Care, Third Edition by Elizabeth A. Capezuti, PhD, RN, FAAN, Michael L. Malone, MD, Paul R. Katz, MD, Mathy Mezey, DSc, EdD, MED, BSN

AARP is the leading nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization for people age 50 and older in the United States and has more than 37 million members. AARP provides information on issues important to this age group; advocates on ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Social Networks (2011)

by George A. Barnett

Likewise, AARP works with the Global Greeter Network to help members find local tours and culture as they travel, thus enabling members to meet others all over the world. AARP disseminates information to network members via the AARP ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Aging (2006)

Fourth Edition by Linda S. Noelker, PhD, Kenneth Rockwood, MD, FRCPC, Richard L. Sprott, Ph.D.

With more than 35 million members, AARP is the leading not-for-profit, nonpartisan membership organization for people who are 50 years of age and older in the United States. It is dedicated to making life better, not only for its members, but ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy (2009)

by James A Beverly, David Andrew Schultz

AARP, formerly known as the American Association of Retired Persons, is a nonprofit and nonpartisan membership organization that advocates on behalf of its membership. It is considered one of the more powerful lobbying groups in ...

Google previewThe Oxford Encyclopedia of American Social History (2012)

The NRTA's membership, twenty thousand in 1955, soared after Andrus arranged with Leonard Davis, an insurance agent, to offer NRTA members insurance coverage; the pair established the AARP so that others might be eligible. Chartered ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Relationships (2009)

by Harry T. Reis, Susan Sprecher

Although the AARP studies have uncovered important insights into midlife and later life dating and courtship, more research can provide a better understanding of other issues associated with such pairings, adding to knowledge not only about ...

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