Pownal, ME 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. and also manages the Freeport Community Center. The FCS developed a needs assessment that highlights six major themes in the two communities aging in place, transportation, food insecurity, affordable housing, healthcare, and resources for emergencies.
Action Plan Highlights
HealthFocus 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 IsolationCombat social isolation through intergenerational services.