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On this page you can search cities and communities and Network Affiliates that are part of the Network:

  • by keyword (using the search function on the right);
  • by country and membership type; and
  • by alphabetical order using the list below.

You can visit their profile pages to learn more about individual age-friendly initiatives and get in touch for more information via the contact forms on each page.

AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities

AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities
United States of America

AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, social welfare organization with a membership of nearly 38 million that helps people turn their goals and dreams into real possibilities, strengthens communities and fights for…

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Joined Network in 2012

Abadiño

Abadiño
Spain

Abadiño consta de una larga trayectoria en la búsqueda de la amigabilidad con las personas mayores a través de los distintos recursos y programas destinados a las personas mayores y…

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City population: 753317.44 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Abanto Zierbena

Abanto Zierbena
Spain

ACTIVIDADES Y TALLERES DIRIGIDOS A PERSONAS MAYORES 2016 ABANTO ZIERBENA PROYECTOS GENERALES ü PROYECTO INTERGENERACIONAL Este proyecto se desarrolló en el municipio entre los años 1997-2009, para potenciar las relaciones…

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City population: 962123.79 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

Acton

Acton
United States of America

During the Age Friendly Forum, convened in July 2017 by MAGIC, participants discussed Age Friendly programs, services and policies in place in the broader MAGIC region, and as well as…

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City population: 2192416.7 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Agawam

Agawam
United States of America

Our Mayor and City Council, as well as all our department heads and the Municipal staff are always sensitive to the needs of the elderly population. We have a 25,000…

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City population: 2843825 % over 60Joined Network in 2014

Age Friendly Ireland

Age Friendly Ireland
Ireland

Age Friendly Ireland is in pursuit of a vision that ‘’every county in Ireland will be a great place in which to grow old.’’ Under the leadership of the Local…

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AGE Platform Europe

AGE Platform Europe
International

Promoting active and healthy ageing has been a key priority for AGE Platform Europe (AGE) since the organisation was established in 2001. In 2008, to support this objective AGE signed…

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Akita

Akita
Japan

As a first city in Japan where life longevity is a major characteristic of the country, Akita City joined WHO Global Network for Age-friendly Cities and Communities in 2011. In…

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City population: 31117837.7 % over 60Joined Network in 2011

Albacete

Albacete
Spain

Las mejores variables del nivel de desarrollo humano y de bienestar de las sociedades modernas, constituyendo un buen indicador del grado de solidaridad y cohesión social. De aquí que las…

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City population: 17319820.48 % over 60Joined Network in 2017

Albany County, New York

Albany County, New York
United States of America

Albany County already goes above and beyond in its desire to make the lives of our older citizens safe, healthy and happy. From home delivered meals, congregate meals, transportation, legal…

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City population: 30300020 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

Albuquerque

Albuquerque
United States of America

The City of Albuquerque is one of the few municipalities that have a department dedicated to Senior Affairs. The six senior centers are available to those in Albuquerque who…

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City population: 55609218.8 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Alcalá de Henares

Alcalá de Henares
Spain

Alcalá de Henares es una Ciudad de más de 200.000 habitantes. Está situada al noroeste de la Comunidad de Madrid (España) y cuenta con el título de Ciudad Patrimonio de…

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City population: 20432320.25 % over 60

Alcobendas

Alcobendas
Spain

Las personas mayores y su calidad de vida también son una prioridad para Alcobendas. Para ello nuestra misión es: Potenciar la mejora de la calidad de vida del colectivo de…

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Alcorcón

Alcorcón
Spain

DESCRIPCIÓN DE LAS ACTIVIDADES AMIGABLES CON LAS PERSONAS MAYORES HASTA AHORA:
1. VIVIENDA
Desde los Centros Municipales de Mayores se difunde e informa a los mayores sobre las subvenciones autonómicas…

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City population: 16721724.15 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Alexandria

Alexandria
United States of America

The city of Alexandria has a long history of financial and community support for seniors which changes with their fluctuating needs. Programs include free and reduced Meals on Wheels and…

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City population: 1158030 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

Alexandria, Virginia

Alexandria, Virginia
United States of America

The Strategic Plan on Aging

The Alexandria of Our Future: A Livable Community for All Ages

Current Goals: 2013 – 2017

  • Communications and Outreach: Information about services and programs is readily

available and accessible…

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City population: 15014 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

Alfândega da Fé

Alfândega da Fé
Portugal

In April 2012 the Municipality of Alfândega da Fé joined the WHO Global Network of Age-friendly Cities and Communities. The purpose of this membership is fighting the social and personal…

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City population: 51048 % over 60Joined Network in 2012

Almendralejo

Almendralejo
Spain

Our city joined the WHO Global Network of Age-friendly Cities and Communities in the year 2013, nowadays we are structuring the studies to conducting surveys and seeing the needs of…

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City population: 3500013.8 % over 60Joined Network in 2013

Alton

Alton
United States of America

Alton’s Fire department has 2 programs specifically designed for seniors:

1. Free Smoke alarm replacement for residents age 65 and older, with alarms that have 10 year batteries so that they…

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City population: 2786516.07 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Ambérieu-en-Bugey

France

Since 2015, Ambérieu en Bugey wanted to promote “living well together”.
To put this will in place, the city is committed in a participative approach with seniors through:

* An offer…

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City population: 1488821 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Amsterdam

Amsterdam
Netherlands

The policy of the city of Amsterdam already takes specific needs of elderly people and elderly people with a disadvantage into account. The city will use the age friendly initiative…

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City population: 81118517 % over 60Joined Network in 2015

Andenne

Andenne
Belgium

A Andenne, il existe une dynamique sociale certaine. Les Aînés représentent plus de 20% de la population, et veiller à leur bien-être constitue une priorité pour les autorités locales.

La…

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City population: 2699023.4 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Andorra la Vella

Andorra la Vella
Andorra

Andorra la Vella began its journey as Age-friendly City in March 2013. Nevertheless, the needs and improvement in the life quality of the population –and especially our elderly people– has…

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City population: 2239818 % over 60Joined Network in 2013

Angers

Angers
France

Angers est une ville où il fait bon vivre sa retraite. Pour que cet atout perdure, la collectivité adapte en permanence son offre de services et se prépare à faire…

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City population: 14880321 % over 60

Antzuola

Antzuola
Spain

Para la fase diagnóstico se ha recogido información a través de un cuestionario en el que han participado 105 personas del municipio y 10 encuentros, en los que han participado…

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City population: 224118.4 % over 60Joined Network in 2017

Ards and North Down Borough

Ards and North Down Borough
United Kingdom

Older people are identified in several policy and strategies within Northern Ireland including Programme For Government, Active Ageing Strategy and protected under Section 75. The South eastern Health and…

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City population: 15959342183 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Aretxabaleta

Aretxabaleta
Spain

La asociación de jubilados y pensionistas “Basotxo”, es un gran pilar en la mejora de la calidad de vida de las personas mayores, dado que organiza charlas culturales, talleres, excursiones…

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City population: 703528.09 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Arlington

Arlington
United States of America

Under the Department of Health and Human Services, the Council on Aging’s designated focus is the older adults in the community. The Council provides a central gathering point in the…

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City population: 4300023 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Arlington County, VA

Arlington County, VA
United States of America

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Arlington County is situated in Northern Virginia on the south bank of the Potomac River directly across from Washington, D.C. Arlington is also bordered by Fairfax County, the City…

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City population: 22280014 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Armiñon

Armiñon
Spain

Armiñon is one of 10 municipalities of the Cuadrilla de Añana located in the province of Alava in norther Spain.

A member of the WHO Global Network of Age-friendly Cities and…

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City population: 23720 % over 60Joined Network in 2013

ARRAS

ARRAS
France

En 2013, nous présentions le programme de développement solidaire bâti sur la volonté de ne laisser personne au bord du chemin et le rapport sur la lutte contre l’isolement et…

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City population: 4072185.51 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Arredondo

Arredondo
Spain

En el Ayuntamiento de Arredondo se llevan desarrollando desde hace muchos años programas y servicios dirigidos a las personas mayores del municipio con el fin de mejorar su calidad de…

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City population: 47241.1 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Assesse

Assesse
Belgium

Since its creation in March 2014, the Elders Council set up, together with the Commune, a few projects:

• A Guidebook for elderly people that describes opportunities and services specific to…

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City population: 691921 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Auburn

Auburn
United States of America

We have plans to help seniors to be able to live in their homes longer, by offering/providing volunteers to help them to maintain their homes, mow their lawns, clean their…

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City population: 2400020.9 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Auburn Hills, MI

United States of America

Two years ago the City of Auburn Hills began to take an active interest and commitment to becoming a community that is not only age friendly, but a community for…

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City population: 2180025 % over 60Joined Network in 2013

Augusta, GA

United States of America

Augusta Age Friendly Designation Celebration and press conference was held on March 27 at the Boathouse Community Center in Augusta. Neighborhood Walkability Surveys will take place following the press conference. This…

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City population: 19800011 % over 60Joined Network in 2014