Your Story Matters

Every day, you deliver medicine. You deliver meals. You deliver love. Now, it’s our turn to deliver for you. Share your family caregiving story with AARP and we’ll give you a gift card for gas, groceries, or the drug store. All while we continue to fight for more support for family caregivers like help at home, workplace flexibility, training, relief—and much more. That’s how AARP will keep delivering, for you.

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Your Family Caregiving Stories Inspire Us All.

Jan from Georgia

My husband's name is Robert. We have been married for 27 years. He is 63. In October of 2015, he ...

Gary from Georgia

My name is Gary and I have the privilege of caring for my 90 year old mother, Vera Jean. After he...

Barbara from New York

My husband Paul is 78 & Alzheimers has been creeping up for several years. We lost all our money...

Valentin from New Mexico

My name is Valentin Varela and I share with my four brothers and four sisters caregiver responsib...

Marlene from Wisconsin

I was a caregiver for my mom for 8 years after she could no longer live at her home. She passed a...

Wanda from Iowa

I cared for my parents the majority of my adult life. My parents were older when they had my brot...

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Offer limited to one gift card per household. Failure to provide a valid U.S. mailing address will result in disqualification from offer eligibility and will be determined in AARP’s sole discretion. Must be eighteen or older to submit an eligible entry.

* Gift cards delivered by email, all others by U.S. Mail. All gift cards have a $50 limit. Gift Card Terms and Conditions.

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I also agree that, only when necessary, AARP or its representative may call me with requests for information, as needed to verify my story. I recognize that failure to assist in AARP’s verification efforts may result in my being disqualified from offer eligibility.