Age-Friendly Communities - CURA
Age-Friendly Communities in the media

Through the Age-Friendly Initiative and the Province of Manitoba, over 80 communities to date have signed up for the initiative in five rounds. Learn how communities have embraced the age-friendly initiative in their communities.


General Age-Friendly Articles

"Age-Friendly Walk kicks action plan into high gear" (Jun 3, 2011)
"Manitoba launches Age-Friendly Intergenerational Initiative" (June 3, 2011)
"Manitoba Celebrates Age-Friendly Communities: Rondeau" (May 30, 2011)
"Senior’s centre gets a new home" (September 23, 2010)
"Age Friendly Manitoba Announces New Funding" (May 10, 2010)
"Initiatives announced to improve quality of life of older Manitobans" (May 3, 2010)
"Manitoba aims to be the most age-friendly province" (May 3, 2010)
"International Women's Day dinner report" (April 2010) *Keynote address "Age-Friendly Communities" by Dr. Verena Menec
"Trail Upgrades, New Construction Next Spring" (November 17, 2010)

"Age-Friendly Cities Poll Report" (October 9, 2009)
"Federal, Provincial and City Governments Invest in Recreational Infrastructure in Winnipeg" (August 18, 2009)
"Manitoba commits to more personal care home beds" (August 8, 2009)
"Government of Canada and National Seniors Council Listen to Seniors in Winnipeg" (May 22, 2009)
"Pinawa and Age-Friendly Communities in Manitoba" (April 2009)
"Age-Friendly Manitoba Initiative" (March 6, 2009)

"Age-Friendly Manitoba Initiative" (Winter 2008)
"Manitoba welcomes Age-Friendly communities–Safety Aid Program Expanded: Minister" (February 11, 2008)
"U of M to lead million dollar study on aging" (November 1, 2007) 
"Age friendly cities include affordable housing, improved transit, Internet access" (October 2, 2007)
"Making communities more age friendly" (March 8, 2007)