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AARP Livable Communities Library

The following (free!) publications have been created to help community leaders and residents make where they live more livable for people of all ages

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To order a print edition, please send an email — subject line "Livable Publications" — to with the following information:
  • Your Name
  • Mailing Address
  • The title and D-number of the publication(s) you want

AARP will provide one copy of any title ordered. Bulk orders will be considered. Please send an email to explaining the reason for the multiple copy request. 

AARP Walk Audit Tool Kits

Self-Service Guide (D20381)

Leader Guide (D20382)

Where We Live: Inspiring Examples from America's Local Leaders

2018 Edition (D20439)

2017 Edition (D20336)

2016 Edition (D20258)

AARP Home Fit Guide

AARP HomeFit Guide (D18959) 

No-Cost/Low-Cost Ideas (D19225)

Guia HomeFit  (D20153)

Ideas sin Costo o de Bajo Costo (D20155)

AARP Network of Age-Friendly States and Communities 

An Introductory Booklet (D19860)

MORE PUBLICATIONS: Visit the Publications and Resources page for links to our download- and online-only publications and collections.

Page updated September 2019

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