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The Benefits of Age-Friendly Communities

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A webinar from GIA's Funders for Age-friendly Communities

This webinar looked a ways to encourage your community to become more age-friendly. Suggestions included examining potential target audiences, using methods and messages that motivate organizations capable of sustainable change (e.g. local government, regional planners, etc.), and communication strategies. Speakers: John Beilenson, President of Strategic Communications and Planning; and Cathy Boyer-Shesol, Project Manager at Mid-America Regional Council, a metropolitan planning organization. Moderator: John Feather, CEO of Grantmakers In Aging. Webinar date: November 18, 2014. View a pdf of the presentation.

 

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