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Aging in the Right: Place Nurses are vital to the future of aging

February 25, 2020
Editor's Note: This article is written by Michael Moore Jr. and was originally published by the Herald-Tribune. The...

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Aging in the Right Place: Could memory care be right for you or your loved one?

February 20, 2020
When looking at assisted living and skilled nursing facilities, it’s a good idea to check to see if they offer...

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Age-Friendly Festival Resource Toolkit

The FIRST Age-Friendly Festival (AFF) in the U.S. was held in Sarasota, Florida. With the festival being the first of its kind in the nation, a template or reference guide did not exist for the Sarasota AFF planning team. That, however, is not the case for you and your community! Click here to access resources available for your community based on the Sarasota AFF journey.


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As an investment in our community, The Patterson Foundation brought Rich Harwood back to the region to discuss his new book, Stepping Forward. In conjunction with the author’s visit, The Patterson Foundation is supporting registered book circles throughout Charlotte, DeSoto, Manatee, and Sarasota counties.

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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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  • February 2020  | Shape Your Future

    February 2020 | Shape Your Future
    Mental Health Special Dependent District Survey Sarasota County has launched an online survey to gather public feedback regarding a proposed mental health care special district. This short,...

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