Georgetown, Maine Print
Joined the AARP Age-Friendly Network:
Lead Agency: Georgetown Age-Friendly Committee
Age-Friendly Advisory Council/Coalition
Age-Friendly Georgetown developed as part of its comprehensive planning process. The goals of the action plan include providing information, promoting age-friendly initiatives, mobilizing volunteers, creating connections between local initiatives, and fostering collaboration among community members and other organizations. The plan focuses on housing, transportation, and improving outdoor spaces.
Action Plan Highlights
HousingEstablish a purchasing group to provide discount home heating options (propane and heating oil) to local residents.
TransportationIncrease independence, community connections, and mobility for residents who have no access to transportation by joining the Volunteer Transportation Network (VTN), which provides free rides for adults in need.
Outdoor SpacesMake outdoor recreation options safer and more usable for residents with limited mobility by providing enhancements to local trail networks.