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AARP Livable Communities Video Collection

See livability experts, projects, places and more!


What Is a Livable Community?

A livable community is safe and secure, contains housing that’s affordable and appropriate, has transportation options, access to needed services, and opportunities for residents to participate in community life

Visit the 'House of Freedom'

Take a tour through a forward-thinking housing concept (dubbed a "model retirement home") that was imagined by AARP's founder more than six decades ago


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Check out videos from the 2019 AARP Placemaking Workshop:

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