Poster: Inclusive Comprehensive Planning

This poster will explore the intersection between the growing movement of WHO and AARP age-friendly cities and communites and planning offices and departments. It will provide an analysis of the role of planning offices in various age-friendly cities and communities across the United States and will detail the expereince of Washington, DC, where staff from the Age-Friendly DC initiative was deatiled to the Office of Planning to work on its ongoing comprehensive plan amendment cycle.

Recommendations will be provided to planning offices on how comprehensive plans can best incorporate the needs of health, human services, and aging agencies as well as engage residents of all ages and abilities. Age-friendly city and community initiatives will learn how best to partner with city planning offices to integrate their policies into citywide planning documents. 

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