About the Retirees Department

The APWU Retirees Department is the voice of retired APWU members — within the union and on Capitol Hill.

Retiree Q&A Center

If you have any questions about when to retire from the USPS or questions about what retirement benefits you are owed from your time as a postal employee, please email RetireeQandA@apwu.org.

COVID-19 Vaccination and You

(This article first appeared in the March/April 2021 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)

People have questions and concerns about the COVID-19 vaccine. While this article provides a few of the most commonly asked questions and answers, the CDC website provides more details as well as a complete list of facts and myths about the COVID-19 vaccines: www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines.

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Latest News for Retirees

March 26, 2021

National Executive Board votes unanimously to cancel the 2020 National Convention

While we all cannot wait to gather together again, the leadership of APWU takes the health and safety of our members...

March 1, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination and You

(This article first appeared in the March/April 2021 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) People have...

January 11, 2021

Still Fighting for Justice

(This article first appeared in the January/February 2021 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) There is...

January 8, 2021

February ZOOM Trainings

The Research and Education Department is sponsoring a series of Zoom Trainings for local and state officers and shop...