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AARP Network of Age-Friendly States and Communities Article Archive

Stories, slideshows, interviews and more about the member states, counties, cities and towns


NAFSC States and Communities October 2019

About the AARP Network of Age-Friendly States and Communities

The network provides cities, towns, counties and states with the resources to become more age-friendly by tapping into national and global research, planning models and best practices. Learn more — and check out the member list!

The Crossings, Greater Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Community Profiles: Goals, Efforts and Achievements (Thus Far)

As states and communities approach, reach or exceed their fifth year of membership in the AARP Network of Age-Friendly States and Communities, the achivements rack up. Here's a look at accomplishments and the works in progress.

A state-by-state index of articles about communities in the AARP age-friendly network.


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