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Connecting Older Adults and their Families to Activities, Resources and Services

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AGE FRIENDLY LAKELAND

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In 2017, Lakeland received the designation of Age Friendly. This designation is administered through AARP in the United States and is a program of the World Health Organization.

Age Friendly Lakeland’s vision is to create a community where older adults and their families are equipped with the necessary resources to comfortably and safely age in place.

Why? Age Friendly Lakeland wants to maximize opportunities for seniors to be active, healthy and engaged with their neighbors by connecting them with resources, each other and their community.

How? Age Friendly Lakeland focuses on 8 Domains of Livability identified by the World Health Organization.

THE 8 DOMAINS OF LIVABILITY

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OUTDOOR SPACES AND LIVING

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TRANSPORTATION

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HOUSING

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SOCIAL PARTICIPATION

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RESPECT AND SOCIAL INCLUSION

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CIVIC  PARTICIPATION AND EMPLOYMENT

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COMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION

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COMMUNITY AND HEALTH SERVICES

You may find resources related to the 8 Domains of Livability at the Age Friendly Resource Library located inside the Kelly Recreational Complex at 404 Imperial Blvd, Lakeland. Resources are available from non-profit and for-profit organizations to help older adults and their families.

Age Friendly Lakeland also hosts free health screenings and educational events at Kelly Rec throughout the year.

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Age-Friendly Lakeland2 months ago
The ✨BRAND NEW ✨Lake Crago Outdoor Recreation Complex in Lakeland is set to open in early October! City of Lakeland Parks & Recreation LkldNow Lakeland Vision, Inc. City of Lakeland, FL - Government

Look more into the Lake Crago Complex at www.Lakelandgov.net/LakeCrago

Together

We will make Lakeland a “Community for A Lifetime”

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(863) 333-5129

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Wading through the maze of senior care options and resources can be an overwhelming task to say the least. Understanding what you need now or will need in the future is the key to planning and/or making the best care choices for yourself or someone you love. Knowledge is power! Once you know what best suits your needs our directory will connect you to local organizations and resources that can help.

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Senior Connection Center works closely with seniors and their loved ones to identify and coordinate services to meet the needs in Lakeland and Polk County.

FOUNDING FRIENDS

  • City of Lakeland

    City of Lakeland

  • Reliance Medical Center

    Reliance Medical Center

  • SHR Human Resources

    SHR Human Resources

  • Polk Elder Care

    Polk Elder Care

  • Ligon Marketing

    Ligon Marketing

  • Florida Presbyterian Homes

    Florida Presbyterian Homes

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