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Lead Agency: Wake County Human Services Board
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Action Plan Highlights
Communication and Information
Design and implement a community outreach program to provide needed information equally to people in both urban and rural areas, particularly older adults, adults with disabilities, and their families or chosen caregivers.
Design and promote an aging preparedness outreach effort to encourage residents to plan for retirement and challenge negative stereotypes on aging.
Health and Community Services
Partner with public and private agencies, businesses and educational institutions to identify and promote programs that provide caregivers with hands-on tools and training in the personal care of older adults and adults with disabilities, while also recruiting caregivers to serve populations from different cultures, races, ethnicities, and those with limited English proficiency