NEWS

Age-Friendly Boston Announces Public Restroom Map

Age-Friendly Boston and the city's Elderly Commission is pleased to launch the new Interactive Public Restroom Map. This effort came directly out of the city's Age-Friendly listening sessions when people said knowing where the public restrooms are would make them feel...

John A. Hartford Foundation Biz Innovation Award: Due June 11th

The Aging and Disability Business Institute is accepting nominations for The John A. Hartford Foundation (JAHF) 2018 Business Innovation Award by June 11th. In its third year, The JAHF Business Innovation Award showcases the achievements of community-based...

Age-Friendly News Clips: May 2018 (Vol. 2)

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 late May on the momentum of this movement...

AARP Podcast: Planning for an Age-Friendly Future

One of the most exciting developments in the livable communities movement is the increasing collaboration between professionals who specialize in aging and the planners who shape the form and function of our communities. AARP and AARP California, along with...

Age-Friendly News Clips: May 2018

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 May on the momentum of this movement...

Dementia Friends Initiative Underway in Massachusetts

Dementia Friends is a global movement that is changing the way people think, act, and talk about dementia. Developed by the Alzheimer’s Society in the United Kingdom, the Dementia Friends initiative is underway in Massachusetts. By helping everyone in a community...