NEWS

WalkBoston Board Appoints Stacey Beuttell As Next Executive Director

The WalkBoston Board is pleased to announce that Stacey Beuttell will be the organization’s next Executive Director. Stacey, who is WalkBoston’s Deputy Director, will succeed Wendy Landman, who has led the charge to make Massachusetts more walkable for the past 15...

Age-Friendly News Clips: January 2019

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 2019 on the momentum of this...

Salem for All Ages Releases ‘Year Two’ Progress Report

The city of Salem continues to advance its Salem for All Ages initiative with the release of their Year Two Report. The Age-Friendly leaders and various subcommittees on issues like "communication" and "housing" provide updates on the progress being made in all...

Healthy Aging Jobs Available at Ethos, Mass-ALA

The Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative is pleased to pass along the following job opportunities and does so periodically, by request. Ethos: Healthy Aging Program Coordinator (Part-Time) Become part of the Healthy Aging team at Ethos – assisting the Healthy...

Age-Friendly Funding Alert: MassTrails Deadline Approaching

MassDOT is reminding the public that February 1, 2019 is the application deadline for funding from the Baker-Polito Administration’s MassTrails Program, a competitive funding program which will allow municipal and public entities to expand and connect networks of...

AARP Releases 2019 ‘Dangerous by Design’ Report

The 2019 Dangerous by Design report ranks states and metropolitan areas throughout the United States according to how dangerous the roadways are for pedestrians. Published by Smart Growth America and the National Complete Streets Coalition, with support from AARP,...