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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.

Caceres

Caceres
Spain

RELACIÓN DE ACTUACIONES CON PERSONAS MAYORES:

1.- DINAMIZACIÓN SOCIOCULTURAL.
Desarrollo de actuaciones de promoción social de las personas mayores en los centros municipales de mayores. De manera específica se trabaja con…

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City population: 9640020 % over 60Joined Network in 2017

Calgary

Calgary
Canada

Calgary’s senior population is growing and by 2036, it’s estimated that nearly one in five Calgarians will be a senior.

Through collaboration with older adult community members, other levels of government,…

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City population: 161350016 % over 60

Calpe

Calpe
Spain

Calp ha sido escogido por numerosos habitantes procedentes de Europa como ciudad residencial. Según datos de I.N.E. del 2017 el 27.59 % de la población tenía más de sesenta años.…

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City population: 2080427.59 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Campbell, California

Campbell, California
United States of America

The City of Campbell worked with the Santa Clara County Department of Aging and Adult Services and the Center for Age-Friendly Excellence to organize a task force, focus groups, and…

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City population: 4100015 % over 60Joined Network in 2017

Campezo

Campezo
Spain

El Ayuntamiento de Campezo, además del servicio ofrecido desde Servicios Sociales, cuenta con los siguientes programas dirigidos a las personas mayores:
• Aulas de tercera edad programa cultural para las…

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City population: 106326 % over 60Joined Network in 2017

Canberra

Canberra
Australia

The Australian Capital Territory’s (ACT) Strategic Plan for Positive Ageing 2010-2014 has provided a blueprint for a coordinated approach across the ACT Government and the community to support positive ageing…

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City population: 38200016 % over 60Joined Network in 2011

Candelaria

Candelaria
Spain

Desde el ayuntamiento de la Villa de Candelaria, se vienen prestando una serie de servicios acorde al incremento de la población mayor y al envejecimiento activo, respetando las preferencias de…

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City population: 2912220.99 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Cantón del Guarco

Cantón del Guarco
Costa Rica

EL CANTÓN QUE NACIÓ ENTRE TEJAS, CABUYA Y LODO
En la época precolombina el territorio que actualmente corresponde al cantón de El Guarco, estuvo habitado por indígenas del llamado reino…

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City population: 429388.48 % over 60Joined Network in 2015

Carlsbad

Carlsbad
United States of America

In 2014, the City of Carlsbad, New Mexico, proudly joined the WHO Age Friendly Cities and Communities Network. Carlsbad, the first New Mexico community to join, is now working toward…

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City population: 2700015.6 % over 60

Carquefou

Carquefou
France

Carquefou agit depuis longtemps en faveur de sa population âgée. Elle inscrit dès 2008 la promotion du Bien Vieillir dans son Agenda 21 et se porte candidat au Label « Bien…

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City population: 1802218 % over 60Joined Network in 2014

Cartagena

Cartagena
Spain

Trabajar por la calidad de vida de las Personas Mayores, consiguiendo el mayor bienestar físico, psíquico y social para ellos, es uno de los principales objetivos del Ayuntamiento…

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City population: 21513421.56 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Casper, WY

Casper, WY
United States of America

The City of Casper provides the most direct service to seniors through its support for the Casper Senior Center, Meals on Wheels, the United Way, and the Casper Area Transit…

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City population: 6030014 % over 60Joined Network in 2017

Castellar del Vallès

Castellar del Vallès
Spain

Castellar, ciudad amigable de las personas mayores

El programa se basa en el envejecimiento demográfico y en la promoción de la comunidad, dado que se valora una ciudad amigable con los…

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City population: 2344120 % over 60Joined Network in 2014

Castellon de la Plana

Castellon de la Plana
Spain

Castellón trabaja a diario por convertirse en una ciudad que contribuya a mejorar la calidad de vida de sus habitantes, con una especial sensibilidad hacia las personas mayores, considerando la…

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City population: 17186522.35 % over 60Joined Network in 2014

Castrelo de Miño

Castrelo de Miño
Spain

Castrelo de Miño é un municipio galego situado na parte occidental da provincia de Ourense. Pertence á comarca do Ribeiro.

O Concello de Castrelo de Miño ten unha población envellecida, polo…

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City population: 162050 % over 60Joined Network in 2014

Castro Marim

Castro Marim
Portugal

Castro Marim procura, de diversas formas, combater os problemas que afetam os idosos e facilitar o seu quotidiano, sobretudo relacionados com as limitações que a idade comporta, juntamente com o…

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City population: 674730 % over 60Joined Network in 2013

Castropol

Spain

Desde sus inicios el programa Rompiendo Distancias supuso una respuesta flexible a las necesidades y preferencias de las personas mayores, en relación con el envejecimiento activo, pues sus objetivos, cuya…

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City population: 363836.58 % over 60Joined Network in 2017

Cavan

Cavan
Ireland

Cavan County Council and Cavan County Development Board launched the Cavan Age Friendly County Initiative on March 2012. The initiative was endorsed by the County Manager Jack Keyes who appointed…

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City population: 7318314.3 % over 60Joined Network in 2014

Celje

Celje
Slovenia

The start of our age-friendly initiative was in year 2010 and we joined the WHO Global Network of Age-friendly Cities and Communities in 2012. On 3rd March 2013 a Municipality…

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City population: 4877325 % over 60Joined Network in 2012

Central and Western District

Central and Western District
China

Summarizing from baseline assessment report:
– Two main groups advocating for the concept of age-friendly city in the district: Central and Western District Community Concern Group; Central and Western District…

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City population: 24860015.1 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Ceuta

Ceuta
Spain

PROGRAMAS Y ACTIVIDADES DEL ÁREA DE MAYORES DE LA CIUDAD DECEUTA: La Ciudad de Ceuta cuenta con 84632 personas mayores de 60 años lo que representa un 15,94 % de…

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City population: 8463215.94 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

Chamalieres

France

La Ville de Chamalière développe un grande nombre d’activités dédiées aux séniors:
– banquets
– projections cinématographiques
– thés dansants
– actions de prévention
– voyages

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City population: 1714 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

Champaign-Urbana

United States of America

Champaign and Urbana are twin cities with a combined population of about 127,000 located in east central Illinois. The area is home to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, which…

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City population: 12000011 % over 60Joined Network in 2017

Charleston, West Virginia

Charleston, West Virginia
United States of America

The City of Charleston has already embraced many community policies, programs and services that are targeted toward older people that will be enhanced and augmented through its age-friendly plan that…

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City population: 4973629 % over 60Joined Network in 2017

Chatham-Kent

Chatham-Kent
Canada

Chatham-Kent supports older adults in a myriad of ways. This includes through financial support such as tax exemptions, lease agreements, in-kind agreements and grants, to our eleven independently operated “Seniors”…

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City population: 10360025 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

Chemung County

United States of America

Creating a Great Place to Live and Age Well

The Chemung County Commitment: “Age-Friendly Chemung County is committed to making our community an attractive place to live and age well. We…

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City population: 8800020 % over 60Joined Network in 2013

Chertsey, Québec

Chertsey, Québec
Canada

Adoption d’un règlement sur les maisons intergénérationnelles
-Déneigement stratégique des artères et des lieux réservés aux aînés
– Implication dans la réalisation de la Maison Georges-L’Allier
– Réalisation du plan…

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City population: 500030 % over 60Joined Network in 2017

Cheshire West and Chester Borough

Cheshire West and Chester Borough
United Kingdom

Age-friendly West Cheshire

In Cheshire West and Chester, we want to ensure longer life expectancy is matched by quality of life; enabling people to live active, healthier and fulfilling, independent lives,…

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City population: 33400026.9 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Chicago

Chicago
United States of America

In July 2012, Chicago joined the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Global Network of Age-Friendly Cities. As a part of the WHO network, Chicago joined a growing number of cities and communities…

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City population: 270000012 % over 60Joined Network in 2012

City of Chula Vista

City of Chula Vista
United States of America

The City of Chula Vista has been a leader in building livable communities through policy and infrastructure planning efforts and further committed to building programs and partnerships to address community…

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City population: 26507013 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

City of Long Beach

City of Long Beach
United States of America

In collaboration with community members, the Department of Health & Human Services published a Strategic Plan for Older Adults in 2016. The plan lays out ways the City of Long…

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City population: 4700009.5 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

City of Augusta

City of Augusta
United States of America

Augusta is a full-service city. It currently has senior programming through the Department of Community Services. Spectrum Generations provides many services in the community, including meals on wheels. Kennebec Valley…

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City population: 1913625 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

City of Fremantle

City of Fremantle
Australia

This application is the City of Fremantle’s story of driving an age- friendly city plan as a living process across all business units. It is how the City has sown…

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City population: 3088323 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

City of Hallandale Beach

City of Hallandale Beach
United States of America

The City of Hallandale Beach has been a leader in identifying needs to improve the health and wellbeing of those who live, work, learn, play and retire in its community.…

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City population: 3827032.87 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

City of Hyattsville, Maryland

City of Hyattsville, Maryland
United States of America

Senior & Disability Services currently offered by the City of Hyattsville: 1) Benefits Assistance-helps seniors/residents with disabilities better understand Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid Waiver, etc., prescription programs including Part D,…

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City population: 185008 % over 60Joined Network in 2017

City of Los Altos

City of Los Altos
United States of America

The City of Los Altos joined the World Health Organization’s Global Network of Age-Friendly Cities and Communities in November 2011. Prior to this, the City of Los Altos Senior Committee…

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City population: 2992925 % over 60Joined Network in 2011

City of Mendoza

City of Mendoza
Argentina

For the past 17 years, the Municipality of the City of Mendoza has been implementing and working on a series of actions that are aimed to ensure and promote a…

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City population: 11565219 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

City of Poznan

City of Poznan
Poland

The authorities of Poznań are aware of challenges related to ageing of the society and for several years have made attempts to meet changing needs of the oldest inhabitants of…

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City population: 54189625.92 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

City of Saco

City of Saco
United States of America

The City of Saco currently has special programming for seniors through the Parks and Recreation Department’s SENIORity Program. This programming is hosted at the Community Center and provides fitness classes,…

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City population: 1920123 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

City of Salisbury

City of Salisbury
Australia

The City of Salisbury is committed to excellence in building a community of opportunity and spirit in a quality environment’. (Salisbury City Plan 2020).
The City of Salisbury will ensure…

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City population: 13400018 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

City of Santa Clara

City of Santa Clara
United States of America

  • The City has developed 2.53 acres per 1000 residents of municipal park and recreation facilities that provide residents with a variety of programs and services. Facilities include the Santa Clara…

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City population: 12700014 % over 60Joined Network in 2017

City of Sunnyvale

City of Sunnyvale
United States of America

The City provides a wide range of accessible, high quality arts and recreation services, facilities and programs to enhance the well-being of the diverse and changing Sunnyvale community.

City polices include…

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City population: 14983115.8 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

City of Suwon

City of Suwon
Republic of Korea

I have led City of Suwon’s drive for aged-friendly city in four different categories – urban planning, policy, programs, and service receiver, i.e., the aged people:

  1. The urban planning aspect considered…

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City population: 118462412.48 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

City of Uppsala

City of Uppsala
Sweden

Uppsala Municipality has for many years supported different initiatives to promote good living conditions for elderly people. For elderly people in need of care, a central aim is to provide…

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City population: 21012622 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

City of West Hollywood

City of West Hollywood
United States of America

A key goal of the City of West Hollywood’s Aging In Place/Aging In Community Five Year Strategic Plan is to improve the quality of life for and maintain the health…

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City population: 3939915 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

City of Westbrook, ME

City of Westbrook, ME
United States of America

The City of Westbrook completed its updated Comprehensive Plan in 2012. In the Plan’s Vision statement it identifies that “Through voluntary public-private partnerships additional passive and active opportunities are provided…

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City population: 1797820.7 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

City of Satellite Beach

City of Satellite Beach
United States of America

The City of Satellite Beach has implemented several governmental polices and practice that address the livability for all ages, including walk able streets, age friendly beach access, sea-level rise, and…

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City population: 1041828 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Ciudad Real

Spain

El Ayuntamiento de Ciudad Real lleva trabajando en políticas dirigidas a las personas mayores en la línea del envejecimiento activo desde hace años. El objetivo es ofrecer una ciudad más…

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City population: 7562521.94 % over 60Joined Network in 2017

Clarence

Clarence
Australia

The Council has been actively collaborating with our older residents for a number of years, culminating in extensive community involvement and consultation in planning for our first Positive Ageing Plan…

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City population: 5300017 % over 60Joined Network in 2014

Cleveland

Cleveland
United States of America

In 2014, the City of Cleveland joined the WHO Age Friendly Cities and Communities Network in order to enhance the city’s standing as a community for people of all ages…

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City population: 39011317.8 % over 60

Cockburn

Cockburn
Australia

The City of Cockburn has developed an Age-Friendly Strategic Plan and strives to improve outcomes for older people in all WHO Global Age-Friendly Cities Framework outcome areas. The City is…

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City population: 10400015 % over 60

Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs
United States of America

The City of Colorado Springs and El Paso County will be an Age Friendly Community that is inclusive and accessible, where all residents may live a healthy, active, and engaged…

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City population: 43500012.4 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

Columbus

Columbus
United States of America

In September of 2014 an older adult and blind walk audit was completed in downtown with Village Connections and the Mid Ohio Regional Planning Commission. Columbus Public Health also released…

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City population: 71100011.7 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

Communaute de Communes du Pays de Mormal

Communaute de Communes du Pays de Mormal
France

La collectivité souhaite initier une réflexion sur l’amélioration du bien être des ainés sur son territoire. Composée de 53 communes essentiellement rurale dont 3 bourgs centres de 3 000 à…

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City population: 4900023 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

Corporation of the County of Brant

Corporation of the County of Brant
Canada

The Corporation of the County of Brant offers a variety of programs & services for the ageing population. Our Community Services department offers opportunities within recreation, social services and accessible…

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City population: 3670726.08 % over 60Joined Network in 2018

Corte Madera

Corte Madera
United States of America

Located almost in the shadow of the Golden Gate Bridge, Corte Madera takes pride in its small-town atmosphere and volunteer spirit. Early in 2014, a citizens’ group formed to help…

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City population: 925322.68 % over 60

Coulounieix-Chamiers

Coulounieix-Chamiers
France

Consolidation de l’intergénerationnel

Dans l’état des lieux et comme action phare au moment de la labellisation, nous avions présenté le projet de lecture intergénérationnelle.

Celle-ci a pour finalité de créer du…

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City population: 890023 % over 60Joined Network in 2014

County Clare

County Clare
Ireland

Following a County-wide consultation process the first Clare Age Friendly Strategy was launched from 2013-2016. The Alliance Board, Implementation Team and Older People’s Council were all established with their own…

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City population: 11881720 % over 60Joined Network in 2017

County of San Diego

County of San Diego
United States of America

San Diego’s population of people over 65 years of age is expected to increase by two-thirds within the next 15 years and will comprise 20% of the overall county population.…

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City population: 330000018.89 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

County of Sonoma

County of Sonoma
United States of America

The Adult and Aging Services Division of the Sonoma County Human Services Department consolidates the Area Agency on Aging (AAA), Adult Protective Services, In-Home Support Services (IHSS), Linkages, the Multipurpose…

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City population: 49980124 % over 60Joined Network in 2016

Covenant on Demographic Change

Covenant on Demographic Change

Europe is ageing. People aged 50+ represent already 37% of the population, i.e. 190 million citizens. The number of people aged 60+ will increase by about two million persons each…

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Coventry

Coventry
United Kingdom

Coventry city centre is currently undergoing a regeneration project. The route from the city centre is being improved with subways being filled in. This will aid mobility (removal of stairs)…

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City population: 31700022 % over 60Joined Network in 2017

Cuadrilla de Añana

Cuadrilla de Añana
Spain

Cuadrilla de Añana is located in northern Spain in the Basque province Alava. The county covers 10 small municipalities: Añana, Armiñón, Berantevilla, Cuartango, Iruña de Oca, Lantarón, Ribera Alta, Ribera…

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City population: 882222 % over 60Joined Network in 2013

Cupertino

Cupertino
United States of America

Senior programs are currently provided mainly through the Cupertino Senior Center that is operated by the city. In 2016, an Age Friendly Cupertino Task Force that included a diverse group…

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City population: 5830012.5 % over 60Joined Network in 2017