Creating Community for a Lifetime



The Vision

Older adults enjoy the best health they can. They eat nutritious meals, exercise regularly, and avail themselves of an array of preventive services. When health issues arise, they have access to the appropriate medical, therapeutic or palliative care they need from a trusted provider. They make informed health and well-being decisions based on their values and a full understanding of their options. These capabilities are supported by an integrated wellness, health care, social services and health education system.

Issue Areas

Creating Community for a Lifetime addressed two issue areas in developing recommendations for achieving the vision of a community that optimizes physical and mental health and well-being: