Age Friendly

Age Friendly Alliance Support

Local authorities support Age Friendly Alliance boards to develop and put in place age friendly strategies and the Age Friendly Cities and Counties Programmes (AFCCP).

Age Friendly Cities and Counties Programme

Local authorities, together with their local Age Friendly Alliance Board, may run programmes to support cities and counties to become more inclusive places for older people by planning for and developing age friendly services.

Age Friendly Initiatives

Local authorities may run initiatives to support accessible and inclusive services for older people in housing, transport, social participation and inclusion, communication and information, community safety and health and wellbeing.

Older People's Council Support

Local authorities may set up and support older people's Local authorities to represent the views of older people, promote inclusion of older people in communities, prevent age related isolation and loneliness, and promote fitness and active ageing.