Laramie, Wyoming Print
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Lead Agency: University of Wyoming Center on Aging
Institute of Higher Education
Action Plan Download
Laramie developed its action plan based on priorities identified by primary community stakeholders. The plan commits to improving access to safe and appropriate home and community environments by raising awareness of community programs and providing supportive resources to residents of all ages. The plan includes activities to increase access to safe, affordable, and accessible transportation, and looks to strengthen engagement of older residents with others in the community.
Action Plan Highlights
Outdoor SpacesEducate the community importance of and benefits afforded by creating a built environment that works for visitors and residents of all ages.
Social ParticipationProvide opportunities for older adults to cultivate social relationships, feel like a valued part of the community, and have access to resources.
HousingDevelop housing options that accommodate aging-related needs, and offer the safety, comfort, and assurance in having others around who are willing to assist, when needed.