Apply for Age-friendly BC Recognition

Has your community been working on an age-friendly plan or a project to improve life in the community for older adults? If so, you may be eligible to join 25 other communities who have been recognized for their efforts in support of healthy aging.

A local government can be formally recognized as an Age-friendly BC community after completing four steps that focus on community engagement, commitment, assessment and action.

Recognized communities receive a recognition poster, a $1,000 award and promotion on

Request an application form from AgeFriendlyBC or visit their website.  

Applications received by March 31, 2015 are eligible for the 2015 award.

The B.C. age-friendly recognition awards program is offered through a partnership with the Ministry of Health and BC Healthy Communities Society.

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