For a list of all the communities that have joined the initiative visit age-friendly communities.
|June 25, 2013||Manitoba Honours 10 Communities for Age-Friendly Initiatives|
|October 15, 2012||Age-friendly Manitoba Initiatives to Provide New Support for Communities Working to Make Life Better for Seniors: Premier|
|June 4, 2012||Five Manitoba Communities Honoured for Age-friendly Initiatives
|December 2, 2011||Province Announces Thirteen more Communities join Manitoba's Age-Friendly Movement - Communities Gather in Winnipeg for Age-friendly Orientation: Rondeau
|June 3, 2011||Province Expands SafetyAid Program - Rondeau Leads First Age-Friendly Walk
|June 2, 2011||Province Launches Age-friendly Initiative to Build Bridges Between Youth, Seniors|
|May 30, 2011||Province Celebrates Age-friendly Communities: Rondeau|
In spring 2011, the new Age-Friendly Website was introduced. The Age-Friendly Manitoba Website is an online resource centre that will provide Age-Friendly Manitoba communities with information, discussion opportunities, resources, and will identify key persons to assist communities in becoming more Age-Friendly.
In collaboration with the Centre on Aging at the University of Manitoba, Manitoba has developed the following supports that will assist communities in becoming more age-friendly:
Please visit at www.agefriendlymanitoba.ca for information on Age-Friendly or to contact the Age-Friendly Resource Team.
SHAS has contracted with the Manitoba Chambers of Commerce (MCC) to consult with local businesses in the 29 AFMI communities to determine how they can contribute to Age Friendly and their community; and at the same time benefit from being a part of AFMI. Information gathered will cover a number of issues including: