livable communities

Community Grant Challenge
AARP Community Challenge Grant program funds quick-action projects to help make communities better; Application Deadline is April 1, 2020
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AARP Colorado is hosting a very important community forum in Denver on Aug. 23 and is inviting the Denver public to join the conversation.
Despite continued suburban sprawl, communities across the nation are taking steps to become better places to live and age in, according to data analyzed from the newly updated AARP Livability Index. More communities are enacting policies to improve livability with notable increases in housing trust funds that set aside revenue for a variety of affordable housing strategies—now in over 200 counties. Along with overall livability trends, AARP identifies the top ten large, mid-size and small cities.
Do you remember playing croquet in your backyard as a child on those long summer evenings?
Sunshine Home Share Colorado (Sunshine) is a nonprofit that uses geriatric social workers to safely and thoughtfully bring together seniors with available space in their homes and others needing an affordable place to live.
Blog by Alison.
Boulder County is the latest Colorado County inducted into the AARP Network of Age-Friendly communities.
Column by Marissa Volpe -
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