A Livable Lexington is Age-Friendly
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Age-friendly towns, cities and counties are great for people of all ages.
Lexington-Fayette County is one of three Kentucky communities in the growing AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities.
The AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities was launched in April 2012 and operates under the auspices of the World Health Organization’s Age-Friendly Cities and Communities Program. The international effort launched in 2006 to help communities prepare for rapid population aging and the parallel trend of urbanization.
In the U.S., 121 cities, towns and counties are engaged serving more than 56 million in the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities.