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Aging in the Right Place: Follow These Easy Steps to Make Your Bathroom Safer

October 14, 2019
More than one in three adults over the age of 65 fall each year, according to the National Institute on Aging, with...

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Aging in the Right Place: A Care Advisor Can Help You Find the 'Right Place'

October 07, 2019
When it comes to choosing where we age, there can be a lot of information to sort through. Sometimes too much. But...

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Age-Friendly Festival
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
Rich Harwood Live

As an investment in our community, on October 29th and 30th, The Patterson Foundation is bringing Rich Harwood to the region to discuss his new book, Stepping Forward.

Over the past 30 years, Harwood has innovated and developed a new philosophy and practice of how communities can solve shared problems, create a culture of shared responsibility, and deepen people's civic faith.


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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  • October 2019 | SPECIAL EDITION: Be Our Guest

    October 2019 | SPECIAL EDITION: Be Our Guest
    As a member of the Age-Friendly Sarasota family, we want you to be aware of a few meaningful opportunities happening at the end of October and into November. We hope you will share this newsletter...

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