Community stories

After this Age Friendly Communities website was initially launched in 2009, the following communities in Ontario submitted their own success stories and updates on age friendly initiatives:

  • Brantford and Brant County - Master Aging Plan
  • Burlington Age Friendly Seniors Council (BAFSC)
  • Cambridge - Age Friendly Cambridge
  • City of Kawartha Lakes - Age Friendly Communities
  • City of Welland, Niagara - Age Friendly Initiative
  • Collingwood - Urban Design Manual and Active Transportation Plan
  • Dryden Age Friendly Network - Connecting our Seniors 
  • Erie St. Clair - Community Agency Access Tool (CA2) 
  • Grey Bruce - Grey Bruce Falls Prevention and Intervention Program 
  • Haliburton County - Aging Well in Haliburton County 
  • Halton - Halton Region’s Elder Services Advisory Committee – Age-Friendly Communities Project
  • Hamilton - Hamilton: A City for All Ages
  • Hamilton - Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP)
  • Kingston - Age-friendly Kingston 
  • London - Age Friendly London 
  • Mississauga - Older Adult Plan
  • Niagara - Niagara Age Friendly Community Network
  • Ottawa - Age Friendly Ottawa
  • Peterborough - “Are We an Age-Friendly Community?”
  • Petrolia - Boomers Extra Seniors Club and Age Friendly Gazebo
  • Port Colborne - Seniors Advisory Committee
  • Richmond Hill - Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP)
  • Sault Ste. Marie - Age-Friendly Sault Ste. Marie
  • Sharbot Lake Region - Sharbot Lake Seniors Fitness Program 
  • Sudbury - Friendly to Seniors Sudbury
  • Thunder Bay - Age-Friendly Thunder Bay
  • Toronto - Toronto Seniors Strategy: Towards an Age-Friendly City 
  • Waterloo - Age Friendly Waterloo 
  • Windsor - Age-Friendly Windsor 

If you would like a copy of any of these documents (2009-2013) for your reference, please email the Research Institute for Aging (MAREP program).