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Census Bureau hiring 500,000 more workers for 2020 census

January 17, 2020
The additional hiring should help the bureau reach 2 million temporary workers for this year’s census. The U.S....

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Aging in the Right Place: What is Universal Design and Can it Work for You?

January 13, 2020
For those looking to stay in their home long-term, which according to figures from AARP could be as many as 87% of...

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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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Rich Harwood
Stepping Forward
Book Circles

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.

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 2020  | Love Making a Difference

    January 2020 | Love Making a Difference
    The Roskamp Institute and director Eric Gordon invite you to attend the Sarasota premiere of the acclaimed movie "When All That's Left Is Love" at Burns Court Cinema in Sarasota. All proceeds from...

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