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October 22, 2020
Everywhere we look these days, we are reminded of Election Day, November 3. Early voting has started, mail-in ballots...

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Falls Prevention Awareness Week: September 21–25, 2020

September 21, 2020
Recently I was preparing a presentation about Ageism. During the development of the program, I concluded that while...

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The Florida Department of Elder Affairs (DOEA) and the Age-Friendly Sarasota initiative are strengthening efforts to drive participation in the Florida Safe Survey by connecting residents with the survey and its resources. The Florida Safe Survey is an online survey that allows older adults to make important self-assessments on their COVID-19 behaviors through the DOEA.

Rich Harwood
5-Year Progress Report
This Progress Report is a milestone recognizing and celebrating the many efforts and accomplishments shaping Sarasota County as a community for all ages. Proud of its many accomplishments, we remind ourselves becoming Age-Friendly is a journey, not a destination. It’s a collective effort across multiple sectors. Each of us has something to contribute; no effort is too small.

About Age-Friendly Sarasota

About Age-Friendly Sarasota
Building a lifelong community by developing a more livable environment

Age-Friendly Sarasota is a countywide effort in Florida to promote active, engaged, and healthy living for people of all ages. By learning and sharing about Sarasota County's age-friendly features and the aspirations of its residents...


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    September 2020 | It's not over yet!
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