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Age-Friendly Designation 2022–2025

January 19, 2022
Sarasota County has just received the AARP renewal certificate for the Age-Friendly Action Plan 2022-2025. While this...

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Take Charge of Your Health!

December 23, 2021
What is most important to you as you age? For most of us, the hope is to remain independent at home with good health...

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The Age-Friendly Action Plan is a living document compiled from many resources, including existing data, multiple surveys, focus groups, and input from community partners. Over the next few years, we welcome your ideas and suggestions as we work together to develop activities to meet our collective goals.

Public Health

The Florida Department of Health in Sarasota became the nation's first local health department to achieve recognition as an Age-Friendly Public Health System by Trust for America’s Health (TFAH).

The AFPHS Recognition Program is designed to encourage and support state and local health departments to embrace their role in improving and supporting older adult health.

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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  • January 2022 | The Future is Now

    January 2022 | The Future is Now
    Age-Friendly Action Plan 2022-2025 Sarasota’s County has just received the AARP certification for the Age-Friendly Action Plan 2022-2025. The plan details goals, objectives, and strategies...

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