Details about what it means to be an Age-Friendly Community can be found at the following links:
Becoming an Age-Friendly Community: please click here to submit your request for How Can I Get Involved?
Results from the 2019 Community Survey of Older Adults (55+)
Draft of the Age Friendly Action Plan
Broome County is committed to becoming an age friendly community that can better meet the needs of residents of all ages. The Draft of the Age Friendly Action Plan is available at the link below, and details the goals, objectives, and action steps that are being proposed. The draft was developed by workgroups that have met since the fall of 2019; these groups continue to meet and work on the plan. You are invited to review the Draft Plan and provide input.
The deadline for providing comments is June 19, 2020.
Feedback can be provided by the method of your choice:
• By email to firstname.lastname@example.org
• By mail to Broome County Office for Aging, P.O. Box 1766, Binghamton, NY 13902
• By calling 607-778-3806 and leaving a voice message
On behalf of Broome County and the Broome County Office for Aging, we would like to thank our community and government partners for their support and participation in the Broome Age-Friendly Project:
|Access Ability Design Group||Levene Gouldin & Thompson, LLP|
|Action for Older Persons, Inc.||Lourdes/Ascension Hospital|
|Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo||Lyceum, Binghamton University|
|Binghamton Metropolitan Transportation Study||Memory Maker Project|
|Binghamton University||Metro Interfaith Housing|
|Broome County Dept. of Planning & Economic Development||Northern Broome Cares|
|Broome County Dept. of Transportation||Rural Health Network of S. Central NY|
|Broome County Executive Jason Garnar||Retired Senior Volunteer Program|
|Broome County Health Dept.||Southern Tier Independence Center|
|Broome County Legislature||SUNY Broome|
|Broome County Parks, Recreation, & Youth Services||The SEPP Group|
|Broome Includes||Triple Cities Hiking Club|
|City of Binghamton Dept. of Planning, Housing, & Community Development||Town of Dickinson|
|Clear Path for Vets||Town of Union|
|Community Cares Health Solutions||UHS Community Health Services|
|Congressman Anthony Brindisi||Wilson Dental|
|Emblem Health||Your Home Public Library|
|Family Violence Prevention Council|
From the "Age-Friendly: Moving Forward and Expanding the Conversation" Presentation on Oct. 2, 2019
Presentations from Community Forum on September 14, 2018.
Video from the Age-Friendly Community Forum