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December 2013
World Health Organization – Checklist of Essential Features of Age-friendly Cities
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities
Format: PDF

Source: World Health Organization

This checklist of essential features of age-friendly cities is a tool for a city’s self-assessment and a map for charting progress.

December 2013
Tips and Techniques for Supporting Residents with Mental Illness: A Guide for Staff in Housing for Older Adults
Tags: Housing, Massachusetts, Mental Health
Format: PDF

Source: Jewish Family & Children’s Service

This guide is written to address the mental health issues that often face residents in housing for older adults and contains basic information about mental illnesses, and tips, techniques and suggested language for working with residents with mental illnesses.