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Lead Agency: New York Academy of Medicine
Action Plan Download
Age-friendly New York City was launched as a collaboration between theMayor's Office, the New York City Council, and the New York Academy of Medicine. New York City's action plan commits to improving health and social services, creating more affordable housing options that include enhanced aid for older adults, providing better transit, and expanding public safety measures.
Action Plan Highlights
Employment and Civic ServiceIncrease access to social security benefits by assisting older workers, particularly those without significant work experience, find jobs.
HousingExpand affordable housing access to low- and moderate-income residents.