Waldo County, Maine Print
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Lead Agency: Aging Well in Waldo County Committee
Council on Aging/Area Agency on Aging
Action Plan Download
Waldo County developed a regional action plan, aiming to address social isolation and increase recreation opportunities for older adults, while bringing in new networking opportunities to mobilize economic growth. The plan connects county residents with better transportation options, while also addressing isolation, housing choice, and community engagement.
Action Plan Highlights
TransportationAddress community transportation needs through a one-page, two-sided resource guide.
Communication and InformationCombat social isolation using a telephone tree to check up on older adults.
Outdoor SpacesBuild new access ramps on public buildings in collaboration with local non-profits.