Age Friendly City - what you can do

Age UK Brighton & Hove has an Age Friendly City Forum that meets regularly to discuss issues affecting older people.

If you want to be involved, contact Jackie Duncan, Community Engagement Officer at Age UK Brighton and Hove: jackied@ageuk-bh.org.uk

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Find local support services for over 65s

WHO Global Network of Age-friendly Cities and Communities for more information about Age Friendly Cities

There is a Research and Evaluation Framework (PDF 1.8mb) which draws on the latest academic research. It provides a handy evidence base with some practical ‘tools’ to help guide and inform the development of age friendly programmes and initiatives.

It covers:

  • outdoor space & buildings
  • transportation
  • housing
  • social participation
  • respect and social inclusion
  • civil participation and employment
  • communication and  Information

 

Find out more about the health and wellbeing of older people in different parts of the city here