This publication provides a comprehensive overview of the benefits of age-friendly communities in America.  28 pages. Last reviewed July 2018.

This handout provides a definition of age-friendly workplaces and a checklist for employers to assess how age-friendly their workplace is. 8 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.

This handout includes an overview of why it is important to recruit and retain older workers, it addresses misconceptions about older workers, tips for recruiting and retaining an inclusive and intergenerational workforce as well as legal obligations. 19 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.

This bilingual handout aimed at Canadian seniors provides an overview of the benefits for volunteering. 14 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.

This report describes a project undertaken in Toronto to engage with older adults to map how well a specific neighbourhood was equipped to support aging in place, identify barriers and strategies to enhance the livability of the community. 80 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.

This toolkit is designed to help municipalities to plan to support their older population to age in place.  It includes examples and techniques for coordination and their cost effectiveness. 36 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.

This issue of IRPP insight discusses the importance of the environment in impacting successful aging. 20 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.

This article discusses the need for neighborhood-level interventions and relocation support for older adults to help promote and support health in later life. 10 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.

The authors investigated the consequences of subjective experiences of neighbourhood safety and social cohesion on older adults mental health. Their findings suggest the importance of promoting perceived neighbourhood safety and social cohesion particularly for those with functional limitations. 11 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.

The authors investigated both neighbourhood and home as socio-spatial realms of older adults and explored the relationship between health and place. They also looked at objective and subjective measures and their associations with cognition. 11 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.

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