Pownal, Maine Print
Joined the AARP Age-Friendly Network:
Lead Agency: Freeport Town Council
Freeport and Pownal developed a regional action plan with Freeport Community Services (FCS). FSC provides essential services including emergency food, fuel, and assistance. Italso manages the Freeport Community Center. The FCS developed a needs assessment that highlights the six major themes of aging in place, transportation, food insecurity, affordable housing, healthcare, and resources for emergencies.
Action Plan Highlights
Health and Community ServicesFocus on health for older adults by improving marketing for health centers, increasing transportation options to hospitals and clinics, improving supports for caretakers and providing educational materials for healthy aging.
Social ParticipationCombat social isolation through intergenerational services.