Any employee of the Postal Service who retired or retires in good standing, shall be eligible for membership in this Retiree Chapter subject to the requirements of the National and Local/State American Postal Workers Union (APWU) Constitution and Bylaws.
For only $36 per year (which can be deducted in $3 increments from your monthly annuity check), your membership entitles you to a voice in union affairs and to participate in:
- The APWU Health Plan
- The APWU Mastercard
- Voluntary Benefits Plan programs
(Including Group Legal Services, Hospital Indemnity Insurance, and the Basic Care Hospital Plan).
- APWU Accident Benefit Association protection against temporary disability, dismemberment, or death as a result of a covered accident. Remember, Accidents Never Retire!
- Union Plus discounts and services
You will also receive a certificate for a free $5,000 Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance policy (up to age 80), a continuing subscription to The American Postal Worker magazine, and access to the Members Only pages on the APWU Web site.
Click here for a kit [PDF] that further describes these and the many other great benefits that come with being an APWU Retirees Department member.
Joining the APWU Retirees Department is also a great way to stay in touch with old friends and make new ones! Participating in union activities is a great way to get involved. Click here for a list of chapters and information about how to form a chapter.
Please fill out the form below or contact us if you are interested in becoming a member of the Miami Area Local Retiree Chapter of the American Postal Workers Union.