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May 2019
Massachusetts Age- and Dementia Friendly Integration Toolkit
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities, Dementia-Friendly, Multicultural Aging
Format: Toolkit

This toolkit is aimed at aligning and simplifying the frameworks of the Age- and Dementia Friendly movement.

The Massachusetts Age- and Dementia Friendly Integration Toolkit brings together resources from the national and global Age- and Dementia friendly movements, which is intended to save both time and resources, and directs users to guidance, examples, and local case studies. (more…)

May 2019
Connecting Generations in Senior Housing
Tags: Housing, Intergenerational Programs
Format: Toolkit

This toolkit from the LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston and Generations United provides practical information, guidance, and templates to help senior housing providers, and other organizations serving older adults, implement high-quality intergenerational programs that will benefit elders and young people in their communities. (more…)

September 2015
Toolkit on Evidence-Based Programming for Seniors
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities, evidence-based programs
Format: Toolkit, Website

This website is designed for community-based organizations who are interested/mission driven to provide health interventions for seniors. This tool can be used by seasoned professionals and those less familiar with the topic alike. Users can explore paths for learning how to select an EBP as well as how to implement a selected program. This is also a valuable educational tool for universities. Source: NIH-funded Community Research Center for Senior Health

August 2015
A Blueprint for Action: Developing a Livable Community for All Ages
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities
Format: PDF, Toolkit

This quick-reference kit from N4A is for practitioners looking for tools, resources, and best practices. It includes information based on community experiences in building local leadership and solving specific challenges relating to aging.

August 2015
Age-Friendly DC Toolkit
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities
Format: Toolkit, Website

This toolkit includes examples of a demographic survey, a Community Consultations tool, and the Age-Friendly DC strategy and strategic plan process.

August 2015
Aging Power Tools
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities
Format: PDF, Toolkit

A curated selection of resources created by Grantmakers in Aging to promote stronger, age-friendly communities.

August 2015
Talking About Age-Friendly Communities: A toolkit from Community AGEnda
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities, Marketing/Communications
Format: PDF, Toolkit

This Grantmakers in Aging toolkit includes sample messages to help communities create more effective messages or talking points, shape brochures or other printed materials, and frame public communications campaigns.

August 2015
Creating an Age-Friendly NYC One Neighborhood at a Time (2012)
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities
Format: PDF, Toolkit

This toolkit was designed to help New York City neighborhoods become more age friendly.

March 2015
The AARP Age-Friendly Communities Tool Kit
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities
Format: Toolkit, Website

This tool kit provides a basis for guiding, supporting and evaluating age-friendly initiatives in communities that participate in the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities.

December 2014
Caregiving Support and Help
Tags: Family Caregiving
Format: Fact Sheet, Toolkit, Website

Source: Helpguide.org

This guide provides tips for making family caregiving easier, with an emphasis on those new to family caregiving.