Volunteers receive extensive training and staff support to enable them to meet the children’s needs. In this form of municipal government, the city council serves as the city’s primary legislative body while the Mayor serves as the city’s chief executive officer. City Council is the city’s primary legislative body. This year’s Celebration of Service event paid tribute to all the veterans and retired first responders who have given so much of their lives in service to others.
Volunteers must possess a high school diploma or GED, pass a criminal background check and a basic literacy screening. At-large council positions represent the entire District. The council votes on and drafts legislation, approves the city’s annual budget and sets the revenue required to fund the budget. — Join AARP DC in congratulating Johnny Garcia, South Regional Advisor for Community, States and National Affairs, on being honored by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation with the 2016 Metro DC’s Finest Award. It also lifted senior poverty out of the shadows and shined a spotlight on the needs of older adults who are struggling to secure the essentials. — In today’s uncertain economy, planning for your financial future is more important than ever. Register for FREE at https://aarp.cvent.com/DCFinancial Freedom910 September 10, 2016 11 a.m. — During August and September, connect with AARP through free interactive in-person events that mix fun with purpose! More than 100 authors, illustrators and poets will discuss their work, sign books and interact with readers of all ages.
Volunteers must complete at least 25 hours of training and serve preferably three days a week for a total … Each year, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation honors the city’s most accomplished men and women who show exemplary leadership, are active in their community, and excel in their profession or business. Department of Housing and Urban Development allows only one drive-by inspection per month to protect the lender’s interest in the property securing a reverse mortgage loan. Don’t miss this opportunity for a free, private consultation on financial issues that matter to you with highly qualified CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professionals. From AARP TEK workshops where you learn to use your mobile or pad devices to engaging with fellow family caregivers to get support and new ideas. AARP CEO Jo Ann Jenkins is one of the featured authors, along with Stephen King, Annette Gordon-Reed, Ken Burns, Salman Rushdie, Bob Woodward, Geraldine Brooks, Kwame Alexander, Joyce Carol Oates and Douglas Brinkley.
This year Johnny was one of only sixteen honorees named from across the Greater Metro Area. — AARP Legal Counsel for the Elderly (LCE) recently settled a class action lawsuit on behalf of reverse mortgage holders charged for excessive “drive-by” property inspections. The inspections cost about $20 each, and if conducted repeatedly, the fees can add up but may go unnoticed. In addition to one-on-one consultations, there will be workshops on a variety of financial topics throughout the day. Explore the events offered right here in the District.
Women date narcissists for the same reasons they date jerks, frequently forcing nice guys into last place. We want the challenge and the magic passion with a guy who has confidence, charisma and a great sense of fun.
But we also want deep caring, with intimacy and commitment.
— Having a loved one in the hospital can be stressful. caregivers with passage of the Caregiver Advise, Record, Enable (CARE) Act. This live event is a great way for job seekers to: Re-charge their job search Connect with local and national employers and volunteer organizations, such as American Red Cross, AT&T, Toys R Us, and United Health Group Chat with recruiters, submit résumés, view job openings, and tap into on-site educational resources Get timely job search advice during four live webinars and half-dozen …
But for family caregivers, the challenge may be even greater when the patient comes home and needs help with follow-up medical care. The new law, backed by AARP DC, allows hospital patients to designate a family caregiver and requires the hospital to record the caregiver’s contact information in the patient’s chart. — AARP Foundation Experience Corps matches children with caring volunteers 50 and older who take time to tutor and mentor children who need basic literacy skills and guidance. — On Sunday, September 11th and Monday, September 12th, AARP DC volunteers and staff participated in the AARP Foundation’s Celebration of Service Meal Pack Challenge.Most of the people you get involved with will fall far short of this full-blown personality disorder, but there are definitely people out there who have unjustifiably high self-esteem, and they are terrible relationship risks.Recently I wrote about the Principle of Least Interest. They continuously seek to demonstrate that they care less than the other party, thereby claiming the upper hand.Narcissists deliver big on the magic, and come up empty on the caring. By the time you realize that, you’re often in pretty deep, addicted to that bad, bad boy..I’ll reserve judgment on the question of the pervasiveness of narcissism – I know many young people, and very few meet the definition, in my view.What I found most interesting about the book was the discussion around narcissism and dating.