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This guidebook has been developed by the Lifelong Indiana Coalition to ensure Indiana communities are competitive and inclusive places for residents of all ages, abilities, and income levels to call home.
This brief outlines some of the benefits and challenges of repurposing and modifying historic structures, including ideas and resources to use when planning a project.
In addition to promoting physical and mental health, walkability supports independence for people of all ages and abilities. This brief provides Indiana funders with basic information about walkability and suggestions on how to improve walkability in their communities.
This presentation is an overview of the AdvantAGE study, which provides excellent information on Indiana’s aging population based on a survey of more than 5,000 senior citizens. These slides may be updated and customized for presentations to Rotary Clubs, businesses, financial planners and estate professionals.
Linking Generations for a Stronger Community focuses on intergenerational programming.
The Funding Across the Lifespan Issue Brief explores opportunities for funders to become involved with aging, no matter what their current funding priorities.
This webinar will outline the various roles community foundations can play in catalyzing investments that help create lifelong communities – great places to grow up and grow old.
Traditional home design practices have built barriers to aging in place into much of our housing supply. These structural barriers prevent older adults, as well as people of any age who have disabilities, from leading independent lives; visiting friends, relatives, and neighbors; and participating fully in their communities. This brief explores two approaches to design that incorporate accessibility features.
In Communities for a Lifetime (CfaLs), both the built environment and the social fabric are constructed to support those growing up and growing old. This issue brief focuses on the four domains of CfaLs.
The third issue brief in IPA's series on aging explores how funders can support financial security for older adults.
The first issue brief in IPA's series on aging explores senior housing options, including: aging in place, senior communities, assisted living, and nursing homes.
The Quality of Life Through End-of-Life Care Issue Brief is full of suggestions to support end of life and palliative care efforts.
Promoting Health, Strengthening Communities Issue Brief is based on GIA's Regional Issues Forum in Atlanta and provides ideals for funding health-related projects.
The Silver to Gold Issue Brief focuses on aging demographics in the United States.
The Home for Life Issue Brief covers programs involving aging in place.
These presentations provide information on best practices in becoming a community for all ages -- at the home, neighborhood, and community-wide levels.
Philanthropic organizations of all shapes and sizes are well positioned to support Communities for a Lifetime. This issue brief explores four roles for philanthropy in advancing CfaL work.
The second issue brief in IPA's series on aging explores the largest source of long-term care services in the country: family caregiving.