Periodically, the Healthy Aging Collaborative will share news articles that mention state and local efforts to make cities, towns and regions in Massachusetts Age- and Dementia Friendly.
Check out the following articles from January and February 2020 on the momentum of this movement building across the state.
- Column: Aging Strong in Salem (The Salem News)
- Grant will Help Amherst Fix Crumbling Sidewalk Near Bangs Center (Amherst Bulletin)
- Creative Aging Exhibit Highlights Growing Older in the Berkshires (Berkshire Edge)
- Looking Again at Community Preservation Act (Worcester Telegram & Gazette)
- Time to Speak About Issues Important to Marion’s 55-and older residents (Wicked Local Rochester)
- Age- and Dementia Friendly Workshops Begin Today (Inquirer and Mirror – Nantucket)
- The Aging of Martha’s Vineyard: A Strategy for a Healthy Future (MV Times)
- Marshall Home Fund Seeking Projects to Benefit Older Residents (Watertown TAB)
- Somerset is an Age-Friendly Community (SouthCoast Today)