Age-Friendly Collaboratives

Inclusive communities recognize and value the contributions of everyone, including older people. What makes a community a great place to grow old is often what makes it a great place to grow up, and vice versa. In New England, statewide age-friendly collaborations advance local efforts around healthy aging. These “backbone” collaboratives are connected to and represent dozens of nonprofits across multiple sectors in each state. Each coalition is committed to sharing best practices and identifying opportunities to advocate at the local and state levels for policies and services that support older people, their families, and caregivers.

The Foundation supports the work of:

Please visit their websites to learn more and to join the movement.