Tag Archives: Age-Friendly Communities

December 2013
Grantmakers in Aging
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities, Arts in Aging, Chronic Disease Self-Management, Elder Abuse, Fall Prevention, Family Caregiving, Finances, Funding, Housing, Mental Health, Multicultural Aging, Nutrition, Older Workers, Pain Management, Physical Activity, Retirement, Social Engagement, Transportation
Format: Website

Grantmakers in Aging is a membership organization that is a national catalyst for philanthropy, with a common dedication to improving the experience of aging. This website provides information on a variety of aging issues from affordable housing to mental health, family caregiving, and transportation and more.

December 2013
AARP’s Network of Age Friendly Communities
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities, National
Format: Website

In affiliation with the World Health Organization, the AARP launched the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities. This resource describes this initiative.

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.