ARSEA/APEAL is a non-partisan, public retiree advocacy group with over 20,000 members whose main purpose is to promote and protect your rights and benefits as a retiree who receives a monthly income from the Retirement Systems of Alabama (RSA).
As an ARSEA/APEAL member, you have access to a full range of unique benefits, many of which will save you money! From Insurance to the Internet, these special programs can help you in your retirement. As a member, you will receive a $4,000 accidental death insurance policy included with your paid membership. For just $2 more a month, your spouse can join as an auxiliary member and receive the same benefits, including the accidental death policy.
Anyone retired from a state, county, or municipal government that receives retirement benefits through the Employees’ Retirement Systems (ERS) of the State of Alabama. This includes all state, Department of Education, Youth Services, Rehabilitation, Extension Service, and qualifying city, county, and public boards.